Bologna to Bern by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 45m
  • Distance
    407 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 34m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bologna to Bern by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Bern take around 4 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 407 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Bern.

1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Bern?

Journeys between Bologna and Bern usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Bologna to Bern every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bologna to Bern?

The Bologna to Bern train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bologna to Bern train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bern is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 00:46. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Bologna to Bern train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bologna to Bern by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Bern?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bologna to Bern, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Italo
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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