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from Berlin to Bologna

You can get from Berlin to Bologna by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Berlin to Bologna on Jan 30 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:40AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport1h45 09:25AMBologna Airport
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$761One-way
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07:40AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport1h45 09:25AMBologna Airport
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$761One-way
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08:30AMBerlin Hbf11h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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$1581One-way
10:29PMBerlin Hbf15h41 02:10PMBologna Centrale
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$1321One-way
06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport4h15 11:05PMBologna Airport
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$2901One-way

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Sun
Jan 30
$118Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$68Malta Air
Mon
Jan 31
$83Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$44Malta Air
Tue
Feb 1
$83Deutsche Bahn
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$18Malta Air
Wed
Feb 2
$83Deutsche Bahn
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$16Malta Air
Thu
Feb 3
$71Deutsche Bahn
$70Flixbus
$29Malta Air
Fri
Feb 4
$71Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$21Malta Air
Sat
Feb 5
$71Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$21Malta Air
Sun
Feb 6
$106Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Mon
Feb 7
$55Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$16Malta Air
Tue
Feb 8
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$16Malta Air
Wed
Feb 9
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$18Malta Air
Thu
Feb 10
$55Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Fri
Feb 11
$71Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Feb 12
$71Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$21Malta Air
Sun
Feb 13
$55Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$21Malta Air
Mon
Feb 14
$55Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Tue
Feb 15
$59Deutsche Bahn
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$16Malta Air
Wed
Feb 16
$55Deutsche Bahn
$118Flixbus
$12Malta Air
Thu
Feb 17
$55Deutsche Bahn
$64Flixbus
$23Malta Air
Fri
Feb 18
$83Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information to Bologna from Berlin

distanceDistance561 miles (905 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$61 - $108
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $61 (€51) • 16 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $92 (€77) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 561 miles (905 km) by bus, flight or train between Berlin and Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $61 (€51). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Bologna.

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FAQs

Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Berlin and Bologna?

Travel from Berlin, Germany to Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bologna from Berlin restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bologna, Italy from Berlin?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 1/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Berlin to Bologna closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Berlin, Germany from Bologna, Italy?

Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Italy?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 1/28/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Bologna.

How do I reach Bologna from Berlin?

There are 3 travel options from Berlin to Bologna: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Bologna from Berlin?

The cheapest way to go to Bologna from Berlin is by taking a bus, which costs on average $61 (€51).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bologna:

A bus is $31 (€26) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Bologna costing on average $92 (€77).

Taking a bus is usually $47 (€39) less than taking a train to Bologna, which costs on average $108 (€90) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Berlin and Bologna?

The quickest way to travel to Bologna from Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 16 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 11 h 46 min.

What is the distance between Berlin and Bologna?

The distance is approximately 561 miles (905 km) from Berlin to Bologna.

How many services a day are there from Berlin to Bologna?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Bologna is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bologna from Berlin as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Berlin? Where do I arrive in Bologna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Berlin to Bologna:

  • Buses mostly depart from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Flights mostly depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Bologna Airport.
  • Trains from Berlin to Bologna most often leave from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Which travel companies can take me from Berlin to Bologna?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Bologna, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. To go to Bologna by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Berlin to Bologna tickets on Omio for $61 (€51).
  • Malta Air can get you to Bologna by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Malta Air from Berlin to Bologna for $92 (€77) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Bologna by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Bologna for $108 (€90).

Can I travel directly between Berlin and Bologna?

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Bologna with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Bologna with.

Direct services to Bologna tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Berlin to Bologna?

Many of our customers traveling from Berlin to Bologna don't make Bologna their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bologna are Milan, Rome or Florence, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bologna to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book my Berlin to Bologna one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Berlin to Bologna, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $61 (€51) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $92 (€77) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $108 (€90) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Bologna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.