There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Bologna by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Berlin Tegel to Bologna  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Bologna (BLQ) TXL - BLQ

$69 - $178

Cheapest option

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Bologna (BLQ) SXF - BLQ

$33 - $182

6 alternative options

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Venice, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Venice (VCE) SXF - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le

$55 - $207

Train  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale Ec / ...

$163 - $274

Bus via Trento  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Trento N95
  2. Take the bus from Trento to Bologna, Bologna 453 / ...

$66 - $118

Bus Autokar Polska  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Szczecin, Szczecin station 057
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Bologna

$68 - $98

Train, night train  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le En / ...

$173 - $344

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Bologna 717.4 miles

$170 - $250

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Bologna, Italy?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and nine other airlines fly from Berlin to Bologna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Bologna via München Hbf in around 11 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $4,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$70 - $85
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$90 - $110
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Trento
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trento to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Szczecin, Szczecin station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Bologna
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Bologna is 906 km. The road distance is 1148 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Bologna is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 20 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Bologna is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 28€ - 160€.

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Bologna Centrale via München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Bologna via Szczecin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Berlin to Bologna, including transfers.