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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5 h 54 m
6 h 45 m
Trains per day
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.
|Average train duration||6 h|
|Average train ticket price||£65 (€73)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train providers||Frecciarossa, 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.
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.
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:
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!
Travel between Bologna, Italy and Montreux, Switzerland 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 Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
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
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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