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from Linz to Bologna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Linz to Bologna on Oct 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:46AMLinz Hbf8h30 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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11:46AMLinz Hbf8h30 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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11:32AMLinz Hbf8h44 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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07:46AMLinz Hbf8h33 04:19PMBologna Centrale
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10:02AMLinz Hbf10h14 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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Travel Information to Bologna from Linz

distanceDistance298 miles (480 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $49 (€40) • 9 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Take a train to travel 298 miles (480 km) between Linz and Bologna. ÖBB | Euro City (EC) is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Linz to Bologna.

Travel Tips

Travel from Linz to Bologna
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Is cross-border travel to Bologna, Italy from Linz, Austria currently allowed?

International travel from Linz, Austria to Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Austria?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bologna if traveling from Linz?

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 measures do I need to follow in Bologna, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Linz to Bologna.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Linz, Austria from Bologna, Italy?

Return travel to Linz, Austria from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from Italy?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Austria:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Austria?

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Linz, Austria was last verified on 10/13/21. 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 Linz from Bologna.

What are the ways to get from Linz to Bologna?

You can get from Linz to Bologna by train.

What is the fastest way from Linz to Bologna?

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Linz to Bologna. It takes on average 9 h 7 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles from Linz to Bologna would I travel?

Bologna is approximately 298 miles (480 km) away from Linz.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Linz to Bologna?

The average frequency per day from Linz to Bologna is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Linz and Bologna as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Linz to Bologna:

  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Linz to Bologna depart from Linz Hbf to Bologna Centrale.
Which travel companies can take me from Linz to Bologna?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Linz to Bologna:

  • You can travel to Bologna from Linz by train with ÖBB | Euro City (EC). You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $49 (€40) with ÖBB | Euro City (EC) from Linz to Bologna.
Can I travel directly from Linz to Bologna?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Linz to Bologna:

  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and travel with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Linz to Bologna?
Omio customers who travel from Linz to Bologna often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Rome or Florence. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bologna and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket from Linz to Bologna online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Linz to Bologna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost $49 (€40) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Linz to Bologna online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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