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Overview: Train from Bologna to Paris

distanceDistance520 miles (839 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia, Thello or Frecciarossa

Trains from Bologna to Paris cover the 520 miles (839 km) long route taking on average 11 h 24 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Thello or Frecciarossa. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: Trenitalia and Frecciarossa trains Bologna to Paris

Travel from Bologna to Paris on Trenitalia and Frecciarossa trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.

Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel from Bologna to Paris, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 520 miles (839 km) long train journey. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Bologna to Paris route with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train timetable, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes between Bologna and Paris, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Trenitalia when booking your train tickets from Bologna to Paris due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Refund or voucher policy
    • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
    • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
    • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

    Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Paris

    Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
    FAQs

    What are the travel restrictions for Paris, France if I'm coming from Bologna, Italy by train?

    Travel by train between Bologna, Italy and Paris, France is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Paris from Bologna restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • 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 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Bologna to Paris closer to your date of departure here.

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Paris, France to Bologna, Italy?

    Return travel from France to Italy is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bologna from Paris?

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

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate 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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 26/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bologna from Paris.

    How far is it from Bologna to Paris by train?

    The distance to Paris from Bologna by train is approximately 520 miles (839 km).

    How long does it take from Bologna to Paris by train?

    The Bologna to Paris train duration is on average 11 h 24 min, which is to be expected when travelling 520 miles (839 km) from Bologna to Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    What is the departure train station in Bologna and arrival train station in Paris?

    Some of the Bologna train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Where do I find the Bologna train station to Paris? Where is the Paris train station?

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

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Paris.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Bologna to Paris?

    For the trip from Bologna to Paris you can take a train with Trenitalia, Thello or Frecciarossa. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Bologna and Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many trains are there between Bologna and Paris a day?

    On average, there is 1 train a day from Bologna to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Bologna
    Paris
    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 Paris.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    ticketOfficeHours
    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