Frankfurt am Main to Bologna train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Cheapest

168

Average

168

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.

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09:05AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h11 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 transfers
1681One-way
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08:53AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h23 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 transfer
1681One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna

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08:53AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h23 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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09:05AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h11 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Fastest Journey

11 h 11 m

Average

11 h 17 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

656 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:05AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h11 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 transfers
1681One-way
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08:53AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h23 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 transfer
1681One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna

distanceDistance407 miles (656 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$151 (€137)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia, Frecciarossa or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna cover the 407 miles (656 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 2 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $151 (€137), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $110 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train providers: Trenitalia, Frecciarossa and Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna trains

For as little as $110 (€100) you can travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna with Trenitalia, Frecciarossa and Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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Frecciarossa

Enjoy the train ride between Frankfurt am Main and Bologna with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets to Bologna from Frankfurt am Main are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train between Frankfurt am Main and Bologna, you can expect to travel 407 miles (656 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Frankfurt am Main to Bologna journey and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

    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 Frankfurt am Main to Bologna. 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.

    Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna train information:

    • Average Duration: 22 h 56 min
    • Average Price: $110
    • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

    Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel to Bologna from Frankfurt am Main? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train between Frankfurt am Main and Bologna with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Frankfurt am Main to Bologna trip. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa schedules and tickets to cover the 407 miles (656 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this trip. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.

    All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna

      Travel by train to Bologna 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 Frankfurt am Main to Bologna.
      FAQs

      Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Bologna, Italy by train is: Fully open.

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

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

      Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Frankfurt am Main?

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

      The information above was last checked on 7/1/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Bologna before traveling.

      The restriction level for your return train to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Bologna is: Fully open.

      Is my return train into Frankfurt am Main 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?

      Conditions of reentry:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, 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 7/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Bologna closer to your date of departure here here.

      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Bologna trains for as little as $110 (€100)  in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Frankfurt am Main to Bologna train price to come in at an average of $151 (€137)  one way.
      The distance to Bologna from Frankfurt am Main by train is approximately 407 miles (656 km).
      On average the Frankfurt am Main to Bologna train travel time is 11 h 2 min  for the 407 miles (656 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your trip from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Bologna you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

      The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located 9.3 miles (15 km) from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

      The most popular arrival train station, Bologna Centrale, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center of Bologna.

      If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna, you can rely on Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Bologna. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Bologna trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Bologna is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna leaves at 5: 04 AM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna leaves at 11: 17 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Bologna train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      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 purchase train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Bologna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $151 (€137) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Bologna a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Frankfurt am Main
      Bologna
      Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Bologna.
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      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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