Bologna to Montreux train

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11:50AMBologna6h38 06:28PMMontreux
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Trains per day



407 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bologna for Montreux every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Bologna to Montreux

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$76 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno

Trains from Bologna to Montreux cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 29 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $76 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Montreux.

Train companies: Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo from Bologna to Montreux trains

You can travel by train from Bologna to Montreux with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo for as low as $45 (€45). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.


Find the perfect train to Montreux from Bologna with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance between Bologna and Montreux by train is 252 miles (406 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is $45 (€45). Check out Trenitalia’s train schedule to Montreux from Bologna, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main provider of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: $45

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

Bologna to Montreux train information with Italo:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 37 min
  • Italo frequency: 3 a day

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. Frecciarossa trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 252 miles (406 km) quickly to Montreux from Bologna. When booking your Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Montreux, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. While each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

Prices for the Bologna to Montreux train start as low as $118 (€116) one-way on Omio. Simply check the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, choose between the Super Economy, Economy, and Base fares, and book your cheap train between Bologna and Montreux on Omio today!

Bologna to Montreux train information with Frecciarossa:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 43 min
  • Average Price: $118
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Montreux

Travel by train to Montreux easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Montreux.

Travel between Bologna, Italy and Montreux, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bologna?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Montreux, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Bologna and Montreux before traveling.

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Unrestricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bologna from Montreux?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Montreux?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bologna from Montreux.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bologna to Montreux to cost as little as $45 (€45)  in the next 7 days.
The Bologna to Montreux train ticket price is on average $76 (€75)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance from Bologna to Montreux by train is approximately 252 miles (406 km).
The Bologna to Montreux train duration is on average 5 h 29 min, which is to be expected when traveling 252 miles (406 km) from Bologna to Montreux. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking the train to Montreux from Bologna, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. Your trip can end in train stations such as Montreux, Montreux-Les Planches and Montreux, gare.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Montreux.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Bologna Centrale, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Bologna.

The most popular arrival train station, Montreux, is located 0.2 miles (327 m) away from the city center of Montreux.

Take the Bologna to Montreux train with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Montreux from Bologna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Bologna for Montreux is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Bologna to Montreux train departs at 7: 50 AM   and the last train from Bologna to Montreux leaves at 3: 18 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bologna to Montreux on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Montreux from Bologna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $76 (€75) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Bologna to Montreux a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna Centrale is the most popular Bologna railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bologna for your trip to Montreux.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+39 892021
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Bologna Centrale
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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