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Overview: Train from Budapest to Bologna

distanceDistance422 miles (681 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Budapest to Bologna cover the 422 miles (681 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 17 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Budapest to Bologna?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bologna from Budapest before travelling.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Bologna is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Budapest 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 Hungary from Bologna?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • 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 Budapest, Hungary?

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

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

Last checked on 24/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Bologna from Budapest by train?

The train distance from Budapest to Bologna is around 422 miles (681 km).

How long is the train journey from Budapest to Bologna?

On average the Budapest to Bologna train time is 12 h 17 min  covering the 422 miles (681 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Where is the Budapest train station located? Where is the Bologna train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Budapest-Déli, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Budapest. The most popular arrival train station in Bologna, called Bologna Centrale, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city centre.

How many trains per day are there from Budapest to Bologna?

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Bologna
The major railway station for departures from Budapest is Budapest-Déli. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Budapest-Déli for your trip from Budapest to Bologna.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+36 13558657
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Public transport options for Budapest-Déli
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30