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Overview: Train from Biel/Bienne to Bologna

distanceDistance268 miles (432 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 36 min
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Biel/Bienne to Bologna cover the 268 miles (432 km) long route taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Biel/Bienne and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Biel/Bienne, Switzerland to Bologna, Italy?

Travel by train between Biel/Bienne, Switzerland and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bologna from Biel/Bienne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Biel/Bienne?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 15/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Biel/Bienne to Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Bologna, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Biel/Bienne from Bologna?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bologna?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 13/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Biel/Bienne from Bologna.

What is the distance to Bologna from Biel/Bienne by train?

The Biel/Bienne to Bologna train distance is approximately 268 miles (432 km).

What is the average Biel/Bienne to Bologna train duration?

The Biel/Bienne to Bologna train duration is on average 6 h 36 min, which is to be expected when travelling 268 miles (432 km) from Biel/Bienne to Bologna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Biel/Bienne and arrival train station in Bologna?

When taking the train between Biel/Bienne and Bologna, you can choose to depart from train stations like Biel/Bienne, Biel/Bienne, Zentralplatz and Biel/Bienne, Schule Geyisried. Your trip can end in train stations such as Bologna Centrale and Bologna Borgo Panigale.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Biel/Bienne   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Where is the departure train station in Biel/Bienne located? Where is the arrival train station in Bologna located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Biel/Bienne and need to travel around 0.1 miles (107 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bologna most often arrive at Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services are there from Biel/Bienne to Bologna a day?

The average number of trains departing Biel/Bienne for Bologna is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Biel/Bienne to Bologna? When does the last train depart from Biel/Bienne to Bologna?

The earliest train for this route departs from Biel/Bienne at 06: 34. The last train leaves from Biel/Bienne at 06: 34. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Biel/Bienne to Bologna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Biel/Bienne
Bologna
Biel/Bienne is the most popular Biel/Bienne railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Biel/Bienne for your journey to Bologna.

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