Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale

Showing times and prices for Aug 08

Cheapest

120

Average

120

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMCologne Hbf14h15 12:10PMBologna Centrale
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1201One-way

Train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale

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Fastest train times from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale

Showing times and prices for Aug 08

Fastest Journey

14 h 15 m

Average

14 h 15 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

787 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMCologne Hbf14h15 12:10PMBologna Centrale
0 transfers
1201One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale

distanceDistance487 miles (786 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$108 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale cover the 487 miles (786 km) long route taking on average 11 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $108 (€100), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $108 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf from $108 (€100). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 between Cologne Hbf and Bologna Centrale. 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.

Train information from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 3 min
  • Average Price: $108
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale

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FAQs

Travel between Cologne Hbf, Germany and Bologna Centrale, Italy by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Italy from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Cologne Hbf?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Cologne Hbf, Germany from Bologna Centrale is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Cologne Hbf from Bologna Centrale 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 Centrale?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne Hbf, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 8/7/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne Hbf from Bologna Centrale closer to your date of departure here here.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf for as low as $108 (€100)  for the next 7 days.
The train price to Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf is on average $108 (€100)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale by train is approximately 487 miles (786 km).
The train time to Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf is on average 11 h 45 min  for the 487 miles (786 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne Hbf and Bologna Centrale by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bologna Centrale most often arrive at Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from this train station to the city center.

When taking a train from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale, you can count on Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express for the best way to get you to Bologna Centrale. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Cologne Hbf and Bologna Centrale and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cologne Hbf at 5: 55 AM. The last train leaves from Cologne Hbf at 9: 55 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $108 (€100) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Bologna Centrale are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean& david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

Trains arriving to Bologna Centrale

Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
2.5 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bologna Airport
6 miles (9 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Marconi Express monorail goes from the train station to the airport every 10 minutes. The journey takes about 15 minutes total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
ATM is located in the main hall.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage facility, open daily from 07: 00 to 22: 00, is located in front of binario 7 Ovest (Track 7 West).
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 477 Parking Pricing: €1. 50 per hour | €9. 00 from 05: 30 to 20: 00 | €5. 00 from 20: 00 to 05: 30
Dining
Dining
Burger King | A Cafè | VyTA Boulangerie | Venchi | Scambio | Juice Bar | KFC | Dispensa Emilia | Lavazza | Mokà | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Customer service center is on the ground floor and open every day from 06: 30 to 23: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Accessible facilities including barrier-free restrooms, elevators and ramps. Sala Blu mobility assistance available from 07: 45 to 22: 30 with advanced one-hour notice.

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