Zurich to Bologna train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Feb 08

Cheapest

94

Average

97

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Bologna is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Trenitalia
02:33PMZurich6h41 09:14PMBologna
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941One-way
Trenitalia
08:33AMZurich6h37 03:10PMBologna
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941One-way
Trenitalia
07:33AMZurich6h52 02:25PMBologna
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951One-way
Trenitalia
04:33PMZurich6h02 10:35PMBologna
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1051One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Bologna

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Trenitalia
07:33AMZurich6h52 02:25PMBologna
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Trenitalia
08:33AMZurich6h37 03:10PMBologna
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Trenitalia
02:33PMZurich6h41 09:14PMBologna
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Trenitalia
04:33PMZurich6h02 10:35PMBologna
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Feb 08

Fastest Journey

6 h 2 m

Average

6 h 33 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

385 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Zurich for Bologna every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Trenitalia
04:33PMZurich6h02 10:35PMBologna
0 transfers
1051One-way
Trenitalia
08:33AMZurich6h37 03:10PMBologna
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941One-way
Trenitalia
02:33PMZurich6h41 09:14PMBologna
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941One-way
Trenitalia
07:33AMZurich6h52 02:25PMBologna
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951One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Bologna

distanceDistance239 miles (385 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$79 (€69)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia, Frecciabianca or Frecciarossa

Trains from Zurich to Bologna cover the 239 miles (385 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 57 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Frecciabianca or Frecciarossa. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $79 (€69), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $69 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train providers: Trenitalia and Frecciarossa from Zurich to Bologna trains

Find the best trains between Zurich and Bologna with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia and Frecciarossa from $69 (€61). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Frecciarossa
Trenitalia

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 239 miles (385 km) to Bologna from Zurich quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

We show you the latest Frecciarossa train schedule for the Zurich to Bologna route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this trip, such as departure and arrival train stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap train from Zurich to Bologna with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

    Trenitalia train tickets between Zurich and Bologna are available on Omio for as little as $69 (€61). Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company with a huge 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 trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

    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 Zurich to Bologna, you can expect to travel 239 miles (385 km). Check Trenitalia’s train schedules and tickets for the Zurich to Bologna trip and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Bologna

      Travel Tips: 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 Zurich to Bologna.
      FAQs

      Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Bologna, Italy by train is: Unrestricted.

      Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

      International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

      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: Recommended

      The information above was last checked on 1/9/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Bologna as this information can change.

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bologna to Zurich is: Unrestricted

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

      Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

      What are the requirements?

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

      • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
      • Face mask: Regional advice

      Last checked on 1/24/23. 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 Zurich from Bologna here.

      Train tickets between Zurich and Bologna for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $69 (€61)  one way in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $79 (€69)  for a train ticket between Zurich and Bologna.
      You should expect to travel around 239 miles (385 km)  from Zurich to Bologna by train.
      The Zurich to Bologna train duration is on average 5 h 57 min, which is to be expected when traveling 239 miles (385 km) between Zurich and Bologna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. 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 Zürich HB   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

      You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Zürich HB, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Zurich. The most popular arrival train station in Bologna, called Bologna Centrale, is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from its city center.

      Take the Zurich to Bologna train with Trenitalia, Frecciabianca or Frecciarossa. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Bologna from Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, you can find a direct train between Zurich and Bologna with Trenitalia  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
      You can take the earliest train from Zurich to Bologna at 6: 33 AM   or take the last train from Zurich to Bologna leaving at 6: 33 AM. Look for the latest Zurich to Bologna train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
      You can find trains to Bologna from Zurich to cost on average $79 (€69) 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 Zurich to Bologna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this connection

      Zurich
      Bologna
      Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Bologna.

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