There are 6 ways to get from Bologna to Graz by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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

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Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna Viale Pietramellara to Graz Hauptbahnhof N545

$30 - $65

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Train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Klagenfurt Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Graz Hbf (Europaplatz) Bus

$78 - $136

Night train, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale Station to Klagenfurt Hauptbahnhof Nj 1234
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Graz Hbf (Europaplatz) Bus

$69 - $106

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Graz 353.7 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Graz  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Graz (GRZ) BLQ - GRZ

$150 - $683

Fly to Vienna, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Vienna (VIE) BLQ - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Graz Hbf

$116 - $373

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Graz is to bus which costs 27€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Graz is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Graz is 428 km. The road distance is 565.9 km.

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The bus from Bologna Viale Pietramellara to Graz Hauptbahnhof takes 8 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna Viale Pietramellara and arriving at Graz Hauptbahnhof. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Graz. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Graz Hbf (Europaplatz) via Venezia Mestre and Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Graz, Austria?

Eurolines IT operates a bus from Bologna to Graz twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Graz via Venezia Mestre, Klagenfurt Hbf, and Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) in around 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Bologna to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Graz via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Klagenfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Graz Hbf (Europaplatz)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale Station to Klagenfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Graz, Graz Webling
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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