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Train Information from Lyon to Bologna

distanceDistance327 miles (527 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Lyon to Bologna cover the 327 miles (527 km) long route taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Lyon to Bologna?

Travel between Lyon, France and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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 9/27/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Lyon and Bologna before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Italy by train?

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

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

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/26/21. 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 Lyon from Bologna here.

How far is Bologna from Lyon by train?
The distance to Bologna from Lyon by train is approximately 327 miles (527 km).
How many hours is the train time from Lyon to Bologna?
On average the Lyon to Bologna train time is 6 h 36 min  covering the 327 miles (527 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Lyon to Bologna, which train station in Lyon do I depart from and which train station in Bologna do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Lyon Part Dieu   to Bologna Centrale.

Where is the train station in Lyon? Where is the train station in Bologna?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bologna most often arrive at Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

How many train services are there between Lyon and Bologna a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Bologna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.