Bologna to Montreux train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Montreux

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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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Train schedule Bologna to Montreux

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Fastest train times from Bologna to Montreux

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5 h 54 m


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Trains per day



407 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Bologna for Montreux every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Bologna to Montreux

distanceDistance252 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno

Trains from Bologna to Montreux cover the 252 miles long journey taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £65, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Montreux.

Train providers: Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo trains Bologna to Montreux

Find the best trains from Bologna to Montreux with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo from £40. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.


Find the perfect train to Montreux from Bologna with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance to Montreux from Bologna by train is 252 miles (406 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £40. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable to Montreux from Bologna, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main operator of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: £40

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are 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 speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets from Bologna to Montreux: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. 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 films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

Bologna to Montreux train information with Italo:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 59 min
  • Italo frequency: 2 a day

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. Frecciarossa trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 252 miles (406 km) quickly between Bologna and Montreux. When booking your Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Montreux, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. While each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

Prices for the Bologna to Montreux train start as low as £102 one-way on Omio. Simply check the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, choose between the Super Economy, Economy, and Base fares, and book your cheap train to Montreux from Bologna on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £102

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Montreux

Travel by train to Montreux easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Montreux.

Travel between Bologna, Italy and Montreux, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Montreux, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Montreux from Bologna as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Montreux to Bologna is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Montreux?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

Last verified on 28/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Montreux to Bologna train here.

You can find a cheap train from Bologna to Montreux for some dates and times for as low as £40  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Bologna to Montreux train prices are on average £65  one way.
The distance to Montreux from Bologna by train is approximately 252 miles.
On average the Bologna to Montreux train time is 6 h  covering the 252 miles long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Bologna to start your journey from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. In Montreux you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Montreux, Montreux-Les Planches and Montreux, gare.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Montreux.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Montreux most often arrive at Montreux and need to travel around 0.2 miles (334 m) from this train station to the city centre.

For the route from Bologna to Montreux you can take a train with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Bologna to Montreux on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Bologna to Montreux. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Bologna to Montreux at 07: 50   or take the last train from Bologna to Montreux leaving at 13: 50. Look for the latest Bologna Montreux train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Bologna and Montreux within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £65 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Bologna to Montreux a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna Centrale is the most popular Bologna 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 Bologna for your journey to Montreux.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+39 892021
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transport options for Bologna Centrale
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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