Duration 16h 51m
Distance 1307.9 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hamburg and Bologna takes 16h 51m and the fastest train takes 13h 15m. The train service runs several times per day from Hamburg 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.

Train via Munich • 14h 5m

  1. Hamburg Hbf
  2. Hannover Hbf
  3. Muenchen Hbf
  4. Bologna
14h 5m
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155€ - 281€

Hamburg to Bologna train times

Trains run twice daily between Hamburg and Bologna. The service departs Hamburg at 18:01 in the evening, which arrives into Bologna at 14:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Bologna Centrale via Hannover Hbf and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 5m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Bologna is 1014 km. The road distance is 1307.9 km.

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Hamburg to Bologna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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

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