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from Vienna to Bologna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Bologna on Sep 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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$1571One-way
Cheapest
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
2 changes
$1571One-way
Other options
09:55AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h21 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way
06:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1571One-way
07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h50 05:20AMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1811One-way

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Fri
Sep 24
$135ÖBB | Nightjet
$77STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$466TAP Portugal
Sat
Sep 25
$157ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$60Flixbus
$615TAP Portugal
Sun
Sep 26
$124ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$56Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
$112ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$471TAP Portugal
Tue
Sep 28
$99ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$49Flixbus
$209Austrian Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$99ÖBB | Nightjet
$72Flixbus
$161Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$124ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$57Flixbus
$339TAP Portugal
Fri
Oct 1
$124ÖBB | Nightjet
$50Flixbus
$10Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$99ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$423Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$112ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$47Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$48ÖBB | Nightjet
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$48Flixbus
$165Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$70Flixbus
$99Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
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$50Flixbus
$22Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$87ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$47Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$74ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$99Flixbus
$88Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
$62ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$35Flixbus
$131Austrian Airlines

Travel Information from Vienna to Bologna

distanceDistance350 miles (565 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$69 - $189
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $69 (€55) • 9 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $189 (€151) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Austrian Airlines or ÖBB | Nightjet

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 350 miles (565 km) between Vienna and Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $69 (€55). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Austrian Airlines or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna 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 Vienna?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Austria enter Italy?

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

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

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 9/23/21. 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 between Vienna and Bologna.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Vienna, Austria from Bologna, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Bologna restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 9/22/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Vienna to Bologna?

There are 3 ways to travel between Vienna and Bologna including taking a bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Bologna is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $69 (€55) compared to other travel options to Bologna:

Taking a bus is about $120 (€96) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $189 (€151) for this journey.

A bus is generally $67 (€54) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $136 (€109) from Vienna to Bologna.

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

The quickest way to travel between Vienna and Bologna is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 55 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 33 min   of travel time.

How far is Bologna from Vienna?

The distance is approximately 350 miles (565 km) from Vienna to Bologna.

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

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Bologna is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Vienna International Airport to Bologna Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bologna Centrale.
Who can get me from Vienna to Bologna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Vienna to Bologna:

  • You can travel by bus to Bologna from Vienna with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Vienna to Bologna tickets for $69 (€55) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to Bologna from Vienna with Austrian Airlines, and you can find Austrian Airlines Vienna to Bologna tickets for $189 (€151) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Vienna to Bologna with ÖBB | Nightjet, and you can find ÖBB | Nightjet Vienna to Bologna tickets for $136 (€109) on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Vienna to Bologna?
Many of our customers traveling from Vienna 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 purchase my Vienna to Bologna one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $69 (€55) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $189 (€151) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $136 (€109) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Bologna
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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