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from Munich to Bologna

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

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To get from Munich to Bologna on Jan 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:34AMMunich Hbf6h45 04:19PMBologna Centrale
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01:34PMMunich Hbf6h42 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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Wed
Jan 26
$72ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$41Flixbus
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Thu
Jan 27
$60Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$344Air Dolomiti
Fri
Jan 28
$72Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$344Air Dolomiti
Sat
Jan 29
$66Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$344Air Dolomiti
Sun
Jan 30
$72ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$36Flixbus
$344Air Dolomiti
Mon
Jan 31
$60Deutsche Bahn
$60Flixbus
$344Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 1
$33Deutsche Bahn
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$344Air Dolomiti
Wed
Feb 2
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$344Air Dolomiti
Thu
Feb 3
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$243Air Dolomiti
Fri
Feb 4
$60Deutsche Bahn
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$290Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 5
$66Deutsche Bahn
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$293Air Dolomiti
Sun
Feb 6
$72ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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$243Air Dolomiti
Mon
Feb 7
$33Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$201Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 8
$33Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Feb 9
$33Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$243Air Dolomiti
Thu
Feb 10
$33Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$142Air Dolomiti
Fri
Feb 11
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$201Air Dolomiti
Sat
Feb 12
$66Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$201Air Dolomiti
Sun
Feb 13
$60Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$142Air Dolomiti
Mon
Feb 14
$33Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$142Air Dolomiti

Travel Information to Bologna from Munich

distanceDistance251 miles (405 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $164
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $33 (€28) • 6 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $164 (€137) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Dolomiti, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 251 miles (405 km) between Munich and Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Dolomiti, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Munich to Bologna.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Bologna from Munich?

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:

  • 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

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 1/25/22. 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 COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Munich, Germany from Bologna, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Munich, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Munich from Bologna restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Munich from Bologna?

Conditions of reentry into 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Munich, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 1/24/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Munich from Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Bologna from Munich?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Munich to Bologna. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Bologna?

The cheapest way to go to Bologna from Munich is by taking a train, which costs on average $33 (€28).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bologna:

Taking a train is about $130 (€109) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $164 (€137) for this route.

Taking a train is about $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€33) for this route.

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

The quickest way to travel between Munich and Bologna is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 45 min   on average.

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

How many miles from Munich to Bologna would I travel?

The distance is approximately 251 miles (405 km) from Munich to Bologna.

What are the departure and arrival points in Munich and in Bologna?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Munich Airport to Bologna Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Most travelers who book 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:

  • Air Dolomiti can take you to Bologna by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air Dolomiti from Munich to Bologna for $164 (€137).
  • Flixbus can take you to Bologna by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Munich to Bologna for $40 (€33).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Bologna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Munich to Bologna tickets on Omio for $33 (€28).

Can I travel directly to Bologna from Munich?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Air Dolomiti.
  • You can book a direct bus with.
  • You'll find direct trains with Deutsche Bahn.

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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Munich to Bologna?

Many of our customers traveling from Munich 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 tickets between Munich and Bologna online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $164 (€137) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $40 (€33) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $33 (€28) one way.

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.