Bologna to Munich train

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11:52AMBologna Centrale6h35 06:27PMMunich Hbf
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Fastest train times from Bologna to Munich

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

6 h 35 m

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6 h 35 m

Trains per day

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Distance

406 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bologna for Munich 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 Munich

distanceDistance251 miles (405 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$89 (€83)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciargento or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Bologna to Munich cover the 251 miles (405 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciargento or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $89 (€83), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $64 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in München Hbf.

Train providers: Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Deutsche Bahn from Bologna to Munich trains

Buy your official Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Bologna to Munich from $64 (€60) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railroad company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive 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 intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Find the perfect train to cover the 251 miles (405 km) long journey from Bologna to Munich with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia schedule and book a cheap train from Bologna to Munich in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Bologna to Munich trip, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

    Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Bologna to Munich. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    • Average Price: $64

    There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railroad company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 251 miles (405 km) to Munich from Bologna on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

    You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Bologna to Munich route, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Bologna to Munich train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

      Trains from Bologna to Munich

      Travelers planning a trip over the Alps to Bavaria from Emilia-Romagna can use direct international rail services from Bologna to Munich as a comfortable and scenic alternative to a flight. There are direct trains seven days a week, taking around six hours and 40 minutes to reach the German city. Departure times include early and late morning and mid-afternoon options. Indirect connections with one change in transit increase daily travel options.

      Which train companies travel from Bologna to Munich?

      German state railway Deutsche Bahn provides all the direct trains from Bologna to Munich, with some services run in partnership with Austrian operator OBB Euro City. Indirect services with one change en route involve taking Italo departures from Bologna and changing to Deutsche Bahn trains at Verona Porta Nuova or Bolzano .

      How long is the train from Bologna to Munich?

      The Deutsche Bahn late morning service from Bologna is the fastest connection on the 316-mile route through the Alps to Munich, taking six hours and 37 minutes. Other direct trains take up to four minutes longer. The quickest indirect connections are the Italo and Deutsche Bahn routes via Bolzano or Verona, taking six hours and 52 minutes to complete the trip .

      How many trains are there from Bologna to Munich?

      Deutsche Bahn operates three daily direct trains to Munich from Bologna Central on weekdays with two direct services at weekends. In addition, there are two daily indirect departures requiring one change of train en route. Departure times for direct services include early morning, late morning and, on weekdays only, mid-afternoon departures. 

      What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Bologna to Munich?

      Departure train station: Bologna Centrale station is situated on the northern side of the city center, connected by numerous local bus routes with stops in front of the concourse. Passenger facilities at the station include luggage storage lockers, a pharmacy, cafe-bars, food stores, and a bicycle rental point.

      Arrival train station: All services terminate at Munich Hauptbahnhof. The main rail hub in Bavaria, Munich Hauptbahnhof is located in the center of the city, with regular connections across Munich on S-Bahn and U-Bahn trains. The spacious station concourse offers numerous cafes, bakeries, supermarkets, gift stores, and luggage storage facilities.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Munich

      Travel by train to Munich 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 Munich.
      FAQs

      Travel by train between Bologna, Italy and Munich, Germany is: Fully open.

      Is international entry into Munich from Bologna restricted?

      International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bologna?

      Entry Requirements:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

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

      The above information was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Bologna to Munich closer to your date of departure here

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Munich to Bologna is: Fully open

      Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Germany?

      Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

      What are the requirements?

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

      Last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Bologna from Munich here.

      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bologna to Munich trains for as little as $64 (€60)  in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $89 (€83)  for a train ticket from Bologna to Munich.
      The distance to Munich from Bologna by train is approximately 251 miles (405 km).
      The Bologna to Munich train duration is on average 6 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 251 miles (405 km) between Bologna and Munich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Bologna to start your trip from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in München Hbf.

      Passengers board the train most frequently from Bologna Centrale, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at München Hbf, located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center.

      Take the Bologna to Munich train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciargento or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Munich from Bologna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
      The first Bologna to Munich train departs at 5: 45 AM   and the last train from Bologna to Munich leaves at 9: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bologna to Munich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      You can find trains from Bologna to Munich to cost on average $89 (€83) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Bologna to Munich train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Bologna
      Munich
      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 Munich.
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      LockersLockers
      ParkingParking
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      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
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      Phone Number
      +39 892021
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      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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