Travel from Italy to Germany is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Germersheim?

Book now

There are 9 ways to get from Bologna to Germersheim by plane, train, bus 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 Bologna to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Frankfurt (FRA) BLQ - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Germersheim

Cheapest option

Bus via Landau, Hauptbahnhof  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Karlsruhe central train station N77 / ...

7 alternative options

Train to Florence, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Frankfurt (FRA) FLR - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

Train to Verona, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Frankfurt (FRA) VRN - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

Train to Venice, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VCE - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

Fly Bologna to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BLQ - CGN
  2. Take the train from Siegburg Bf to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof

Train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Karlsruhe Hbf Ec

Bus  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd N77 / ...

Drive  •  7h 27m

  1. Drive from Bologna to Germersheim 774.2 km

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Germersheim is to bus via Landau, Hauptbahnhof which costs €40 - €55 and takes 15h 30m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Germersheim is to fly and train which costs €50 - €260 and takes 5h 14m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Germersheim. However, there are services departing from Bologna and arriving at Germersheim via Karlsruhe central train station and Landau, Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 30m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Germersheim. However, there are services departing from Bologna Centrale and arriving at Germersheim via Milano Centrale and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

More details

The distance between Bologna and Germersheim is 572 km. The road distance is 774.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Bologna to Germersheim without a car is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs €130 - €340.

More details

It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Bologna to Germersheim, including transfers.

More details

Bologna to Germersheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna station.

More details

Bologna to Germersheim train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna Centrale station.

More details

The best way to get from Bologna to Germersheim is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs €130 - €340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 13h 25m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Bologna to Germersheim.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 572.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

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

You can take a train from Bologna to Germersheim via Milano Centrale and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 9h 1m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd twice daily. Tickets cost €35 - €45 and the journey takes 12h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€3200 - €5000
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€2600 - €6500
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €120
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Siegburg Bf to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€21 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€21 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Germersheim
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Germersheim
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Süwex
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Train from Bologna Centrale to Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
For more information, please visit this page
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€110 - €260
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€110 - €160
1st Class
€190 - €260
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna to Karlsruhe central train station
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

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.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

Search flights

Bologna to Germersheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Karlsruhe central train station.

More details

Bologna to Germersheim train services, operated by Trenitalia EuroCity, arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Germersheim is 774 km. It takes approximately 7h 27m to drive from Bologna to Germersheim.

Get driving directions

Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Bologna Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

Search flights

There are 102+ hotels available in Germersheim. Prices start at €87 per night.

More details

The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to shuttle which takes 7 min and costs €5 - €26.

More details