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Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Bologna

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

$110

Average

$125

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.

The average ticket from Vienna to Bologna will cost around $ 125 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 110.

Cheapest
07:23PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h52 05:15AMBologna Centrale
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$1101One-way
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 changes
$1401One-way

Train schedule from Vienna to Bologna

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10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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07:23PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h52 05:15AMBologna Centrale
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Fri
May 20
$110ÖBB | Nightjet
$57Flixbus
$177ryanair sun
Sat
May 21
$110ÖBB | Nightjet
$50Flixbus
$477Lufthansa
Sun
May 22
$110ÖBB | Nightjet
$57Flixbus
$150Malta Air
Mon
May 23
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$52Flixbus
$109Ryanair
Tue
May 24
$196ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$52Flixbus
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Wed
May 25
$196ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$82Flixbus
$117Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$140ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Fri
May 27
$106ÖBB | Nightjet
$56Flixbus
$208ryanair sun
Sat
May 28
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$49Flixbus
$176Austrian Airlines
Sun
May 29
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$45Flixbus
$16Malta Air
Mon
May 30
$56ÖBB | Nightjet
$43Flixbus
$42Ryanair
Tue
May 31
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$41Flixbus
$143Austrian Airlines
Wed
Jun 1
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$47Flixbus
$11Ryanair
Thu
Jun 2
$110ÖBB | Nightjet
$51Flixbus
$176Austrian Airlines
Fri
Jun 3
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$62Flixbus
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Sat
Jun 4
$89ÖBB | Nightjet
$43Flixbus
$221Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jun 5
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$50Flixbus
$37Ryanair
Mon
Jun 6
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$49Flixbus
$23Ryanair
Tue
Jun 7
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$60Flixbus
$120Austrian Airlines
Wed
Jun 8
$78ÖBB | Nightjet
$43Flixbus
$11Ryanair

Fastest train times from Vienna to Bologna

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

9 h 46 m

Average

9 h 49 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

565 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Vienna for Bologna every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 565 km distance in an average of 9 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 9 h 46 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 52 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 changes
$1401One-way
07:23PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h52 05:15AMBologna Centrale
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$1101One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Bologna

distanceDistance350 miles (565 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$132 (€118)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia, ÖBB | Railjet, Frecciargento, ÖBB, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Frecciarossa

Trains from Vienna to Bologna cover the 350 miles (565 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 52 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, ÖBB | Railjet, Frecciargento, ÖBB, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Frecciarossa. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $132 (€118), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $89 (€80). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train providers: Trenitalia, ÖBB and Frecciarossa from Vienna to Bologna trains

Buy your official Trenitalia, ÖBB and Frecciarossa train tickets from Vienna to Bologna from $89 (€80) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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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 350 miles (565 km) long route to Bologna from Vienna 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 between Vienna and Bologna in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Vienna to Bologna journey, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

    Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Vienna to Bologna and when traveling by train:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Refund or voucher policy
    • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
    • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
    • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

    Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna 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 Vienna to Bologna.
    FAQs

    Is travel by train currently allowed from Vienna, Austria to Bologna, Italy?

    Travel between Vienna, Austria and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate 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 5/19/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Vienna to Bologna before traveling.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Austria from Bologna, Italy?

    Return travel from Italy to Austria is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Vienna from Bologna?

    Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

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

    Last checked on 5/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Bologna.

    How much are cheap trains between Vienna and Bologna?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Vienna to Bologna to cost as little as $89 (€80)  in the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a train from Vienna to Bologna?

    The Vienna to Bologna train ticket price is on average $132 (€118)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

    How many miles is it from Vienna to Bologna by train?

    The distance between Vienna and Bologna by train is approximately 350 miles (565 km).

    How long is the train from Vienna to Bologna?

    On average the Vienna to Bologna train travel time is 9 h 52 min  for the 350 miles (565 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When traveling by train from Vienna to Bologna, which train station in Vienna do I depart from and which train station in Bologna do I arrive in?

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

    Where is the Vienna train station located? Where is the Bologna train station located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Wien Westbahnhof, is located 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from the city center of Vienna.

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

    Which train companies should I travel with from Vienna to Bologna?

    For the route from Vienna to Bologna you can take a train with Trenitalia, ÖBB | Railjet, Frecciargento, ÖBB, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Frecciarossa. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Vienna and Bologna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Can I find a direct train from Vienna to Bologna?

    Yes, there are 2 direct trains from Vienna to Bologna per day with ÖBB | Nightjet  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

    How many train services are there between Vienna and Bologna a day?

    The average number of trains departing Vienna for Bologna is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When does the first train depart from Vienna to Bologna? When does the last train depart from Vienna to Bologna?

    You can take the first train from Vienna to Bologna at 5: 30 AM. The last train from Vienna to Bologna that you can take departs at 10: 27 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Bologna schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

    How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Vienna and Bologna for the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Vienna and Bologna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $132 (€118) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Vienna to Bologna a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Bologna
    The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your journey to Bologna from Vienna.