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from Munich to Bologna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Bologna on Sep 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:34AMMunich Hbf6h36 02:10PMBologna Centrale
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$621One-way
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07:34AMMunich Hbf6h36 02:10PMBologna Centrale
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$621One-way
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09:34AMMunich Hbf6h45 04:19PMBologna Centrale
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$741One-way
01:33PMMunich Hbf6h43 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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$871One-way
01:33PMMunich Hbf6h43 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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$991One-way

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Wed
Sep 29
$99ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$59Flixbus
$390Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$520Air Dolomiti
Fri
Oct 1
$87Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$495Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$87Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$451Air Dolomiti
Sun
Oct 3
$49Deutsche Bahn
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$451Air Dolomiti
Mon
Oct 4
$74Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$399Air Dolomiti
Tue
Oct 5
$62Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$167Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$167Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$347Air Dolomiti
Fri
Oct 8
$62Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$295Air Dolomiti
Sat
Oct 9
$99Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$295Air Dolomiti
Sun
Oct 10
$49Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$295Air Dolomiti
Mon
Oct 11
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$243Air Dolomiti
Tue
Oct 12
$45Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$167Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$74ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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$167Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$243Air Dolomiti
Fri
Oct 15
$49Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$167Eurowings
Sat
Oct 16
$87Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$200Air Dolomiti
Sun
Oct 17
$62Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$200Air Dolomiti
Mon
Oct 18
$49Deutsche Bahn
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$200Air Dolomiti
Tue
Oct 19
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$167Eurowings

Travel Information between Munich and Bologna

distanceDistance251 miles (405 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $307
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $41 (€33) • 7 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $307 (€245) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Travel 251 miles (405 km) by flight, bus or train between Munich and Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $41 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings, Flixbus or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Munich to Bologna.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Bologna, Italy from Munich, Germany?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Italy?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bologna from Munich?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bologna, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/27/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Munich to Bologna.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Bologna, Italy due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Munich, Germany from Bologna, Italy?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Munich from Bologna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Munich, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Munich from Bologna here.

How do I reach Bologna from Munich?

There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Bologna: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Munich to Bologna?

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Bologna is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $41 (€33) compared to other travel options to Bologna:

A bus is generally $265 (€212) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $307 (€245) from Munich to Bologna.

A bus is generally $82 (€66) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $123 (€99) from Munich to Bologna.

What is the fastest way to travel to Bologna from Munich?

The fastest way to get to Bologna from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Bologna can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 36 min   of travel time.

How far is Bologna from Munich?

Bologna is approximately 251 miles (405 km) away from Munich.

When traveling between Munich and Bologna, where do I depart from Munich and where do I arrive in Bologna?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a plane ticket from Munich to Bologna depart from Munich Airport to Bologna Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Munich to Bologna depart from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale.
Which travel operators can get me to Bologna from Munich?

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

  • Travel with Eurowings for flights to Bologna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurowings Munich to Bologna tickets on Omio for $307 (€245).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bologna by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Munich to Bologna tickets on Omio for $41 (€33).
  • Travel with ÖBB | Euro City (EC) for trains to Bologna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for ÖBB | Euro City (EC) Munich to Bologna tickets on Omio for $123 (€99).
Is there a way to travel directly from Munich to Bologna?

Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Bologna with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Air Dolomiti.
  • You can book a direct bus with.
  • You can book a direct train with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Euro City (EC).

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 from Munich to Bologna.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Munich to Bologna?
Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Bologna? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Bologna usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Florence. If you're looking to explore Milan, Rome or Florence from Bologna, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets to Bologna from Munich online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $307 (€245) one way on average for this trip.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $41 (€33) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $123 (€99) one way on average.

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