There are 7 ways to get from Bologna to Salzburg by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Salzburg Hbf. En

$40 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Munich, Munich central bus station 453 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$41 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines IT  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus to VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Salzburg Lastenstraße

$49 - $67

Night train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Salzburg Hbf Nj

$60 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Salzburg 364.6 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Salzburg (SZG) BLQ - SZG

$151 - $653

Fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Munich (MUC) BLQ - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$104 - $306

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Bologna to Salzburg twice a week. Tickets cost $40 - $85 and the journey takes 7 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Salzburg via VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova and Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Salzburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Salzburg Hbf.
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$70 - $85
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus to VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Salzburg Lastenstraße
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Bologna Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to München ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bologna and Salzburg is 390 km. The road distance is 583 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Salzburg is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Salzburg is to drive which takes 5 h 30 min and costs 75€ - 110€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Salzburg Hbf.. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus and arriving at Salzburg Lastenstraße via Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

The train from Bologna C.Le to Salzburg Hbf. takes 7 h 18 min including transfers and departs twice a week.