The cheapest trains from Vienna to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$157

Average

$163

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 $ 163 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 157.

Cheapest
06:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way
Cheapest
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 changes
$1571One-way
Cheapest
09:55AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h21 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h50 05:20AMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1811One-way

Timetable Vienna to Bologna

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06:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
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09:55AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h21 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h50 05:20AMBologna Centrale
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Sep 24
$135ÖBB | Nightjet
$77STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$466TAP Portugal
Sat
Sep 25
$157ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$60Flixbus
$615TAP Portugal
Sun
Sep 26
$124ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$56Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
$112ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$471TAP Portugal
Tue
Sep 28
$99ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$49Flixbus
$209Austrian Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$99ÖBB | Nightjet
$72Flixbus
$161Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$124ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$57Flixbus
$339TAP Portugal
Fri
Oct 1
$124ÖBB | Nightjet
$50Flixbus
$10Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$99ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$423Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$112ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$47Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$48ÖBB | Nightjet
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$48Flixbus
$165Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$70Flixbus
$99Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
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$50Flixbus
$22Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$47Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$74ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$99Flixbus
$88Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$35Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Vienna to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

9 h 46 m

Average

9 h 56 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

565 km

It's difficult to get from Vienna to Bologna without transferring at least once.

Fastest
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 changes
$1571One-way
2nd Fastest
06:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way
07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h50 05:20AMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1811One-way
09:55AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h21 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way

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Train Information to Bologna from Vienna

distanceDistance350 miles (565 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$122 (€98)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Bologna cover the 350 miles (565 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 33 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $122 (€98), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $99 (€80). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train companies

Trenitalia and ÖBB trains between Vienna and Bologna

Trenitalia and ÖBB trains will get you between Vienna and Bologna from $99 (€80). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Trenitalia
ÖBB

Enjoy the train ride between Vienna 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 from Vienna to Bologna 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 from Vienna to Bologna, you can expect to travel 350 miles (565 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Vienna to Bologna route and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Vienna and Bologna:

  • 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
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Bologna from Vienna?

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

Can I enter Italy from Austria?

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

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

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?

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 9/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bologna from Vienna as this information can change.

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

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. 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 Vienna from Bologna here.

How much does a cheap train between Vienna and Bologna cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Vienna to Bologna to cost as little as $99 (€80)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Vienna to Bologna on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Vienna to Bologna train price to come in at an average of $121 (€98)  one way.
How many miles is it from Vienna to Bologna by train?
The Vienna to Bologna train distance is approximately 350 miles (565 km).
How long is a train from Vienna to Bologna on average?
The train time from Vienna to Bologna is on average 9 h 33 min  for the 350 miles (565 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Vienna to Bologna by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Vienna to Bologna depart from? Which Bologna train station do I come into from Vienna?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Bologna Centrale.

Where is the train station in Vienna to go to Bologna? Where is the train station in Bologna located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bologna Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

What train companies go from Vienna to Bologna?
For the route from Vienna to Bologna you can take a train with ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or ÖBB | Railjet. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Vienna to Bologna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there to Bologna from Vienna 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 is the earliest train from Vienna to Bologna? When is the last train from Vienna to Bologna?
The earliest train departing from Vienna to Bologna leaves at 7: 55 AM. The last train departing from Vienna to Bologna leaves at 9: 27 PM. You can find the latest Vienna to Bologna train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Vienna to Bologna train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains to Bologna from Vienna to cost on average $121 (€98) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Vienna to Bologna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Bologna
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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