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Duration 2 days 1h
Distance 1522.2 km
Average price 199€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Bucharest and Bologna takes 2 days 1h and the fastest train takes 40h 21m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Bucharest to Bologna. 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. Bucuresti Nord
  2. Budapest-Keleti
  3. Wien Hbf
  4. Innsbruck Hbf
  5. Bologna
29h 44m
118€ - 246€

Bucharest to Bologna train times

Trains run twice a week between Bucharest and Bologna. The service departs Bucharest at 04:55 in the morning, which arrives into Bologna at 14:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 1h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord and arriving at Bologna Centrale via Budapest-Keleti, Wien Hbf and Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 44m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Bologna is 1170 km. The road distance is 1522.2 km.

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Bucharest to Bologna train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord station.

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Bucharest to Bologna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Bologna Centrale station.

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Bologna is 1h behind Bucharest. It is currently 1:25 PM in Bucharest and 12:25 PM in Bologna.

There are 1974+ hotels available in Bologna. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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