|Distance||251 miles (405 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$73 (€58)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Trenitalia, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB or Frecciarossa|
Trains from Munich to Bologna cover the 251 miles (405 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Trenitalia, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB or Frecciarossa. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $73 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.
You can travel by train between Munich and Bologna with ÖBB, Trenitalia and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $47 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Munich and Bologna by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
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ÖBB's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Munich to Bologna are the following:
It takes an average journey time of 6-7 hours with Munich-Bologna-Bologna trains to move from the German city to the Italian city. At least 8 trains, between direct and indirect, cover the distance with a variable frequency in the various time slots of the day. The first train leaves Munich station at 07:34 and the last leaves at 13:35.
The railway companies that organise the Munich-Bavaria-Bologna train route are OBB, DB and DB associated with Italo. Departure is always from Munich Hbf station and arrival at Bologna Central Station. The DB company organizes both direct and exchange trips and OBB only direct trips with EuroCity.
The fastest arriving Munich-Bologna train takes 6 hours and 36 minutes, the company that organises it is DB. The one that requires a longer journey time takes 8 hours and 52 minutes: in this case the route is organized by DB and Italo associate. The maximum concentration of departures is at 11:35 when 5 options are available: the fastest takes 7 hours and 21 minutes to make the trip.
The route is run by 8 trains per day. There are five direct journeys and three involve a change. On weekends departures increase by a few units: in total there are about 70 weekly departures. In indirect transfers, the change can take place at the railway station of Verona Porta Nuova or at that of Padua.
Munich railway station: the main airport of the city is a modern five-storey structure, two of which are used as parking. The station is served by bus 58, metro lines such as U1 and U2 and trams 16 and 22. Snacks, toilets and shops are available.
Bologna train station: Buses 27 and 25 take you to the city centre in 10 minutes. In the airport elevators and escalators connect the different levels. Ticket machines and counters, lost property office, information office, first aid, shops and toilets are available.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel by train between Munich, Germany and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Munich and Bologna closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Italy to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/24/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Munich from Bologna.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.
Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bologna Centrale and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Bologna.
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