The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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13 h 49 m
14 h 15 m
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It's difficult to get from Bologna to Berlin without changing at least 2 times.
|Average train duration||12 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||£142 (€161)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or ItaloTreno|
Trains from Bologna to Berlin cover the 561 miles long journey taking on average 12 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ItaloTreno. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £88, but the average price of train tickets is £142. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Travel between Bologna and Berlin from £88 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and Italo! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Bologna to Berlin train.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.
Bologna to Berlin train information with Italo:
Travel between Bologna, Italy and Berlin, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Bologna and Berlin as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Bologna, Italy from Berlin is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bologna from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.
When departing from Bologna, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. When arriving in Berlin, you can end your journey in train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.
Omio customers book a train from Bologna Centrale to Berlin Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bologna Centrale, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre of Bologna.
The most popular arrival train station, Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre of Berlin.
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