You can get from Zurich to Bologna by train, bus or flight.
To get from Zurich to Bologna on Dec 04 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||239 miles (385 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$103 - $287|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $103 (€93) • 4 h 51 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $287 (€258) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Alsa, Vueling or Trenitalia|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 239 miles (385 km) between Zurich 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $103 (€93). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa, Vueling or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Zurich to Bologna.
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Bologna, Italy is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry into Italy:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 11/17/22. 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 Zurich to Bologna.
Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Requirements for reentering Switzerland:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 11/6/22. 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 Zurich from Bologna.
You can travel to Bologna from Zurich 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Bologna from Zurich is by taking a train, which costs on average $103 (€93).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Bologna:
A train is $20 (€18) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Zurich to Bologna costing on average $124 (€111).
A train is $184 (€165) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Bologna costing on average $287 (€258).
The quickest way to travel between Zurich 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, getting to Bologna by bus can take on average 4 h 15 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 51 min of travel time.
The distance from Zurich to Bologna is approximately 239 miles (385 km).
The average frequency per day from Zurich to Bologna is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Zurich to Bologna as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Zurich to Bologna:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Zurich to Bologna with the following travel companies:
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 Zurich and Bologna.
Before traveling from Zurich to Bologna, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Zurich to Bologna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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