Duration 7h 32m
Distance 552.1 km
Average price SFr 180
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bologna and Schaffhausen takes 7h 32m and the fastest train takes 6h 40m. The train service runs several times per day from Bologna to Schaffhausen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bologna Centrale
    9938 / ...
  2. Milano Centrale
  3. Zürich HB
    183-Y / ...
  4. Schaffhausen
6h 36m
SFr 104 - SFr 225

Bologna to Schaffhausen train times

Trains run every four hours between Bologna and Schaffhausen. The service departs Bologna at 23:03 at night, which arrives into Schaffhausen at 11:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Bologna Centrale and arriving at Schaffhausen via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 36m.

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The distance between Bologna and Schaffhausen is 413 km. The road distance is 552.1 km.

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Bologna to Schaffhausen train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Bologna Centrale station.

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Bologna to Schaffhausen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Schaffhausen station.

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There are 249+ hotels available in Schaffhausen. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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