There are 9 ways to get from Hamburg 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 to Bologna  •  5 h 43 min

  1. HAM - BLQ

$34 - $227

8 alternative options

Fly to Florence, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. HAM - FLR

$110 - $367

Fly to Venice, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. HAM - VCE

$81 - $322

Fly to Verona, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. HAM - VRN

$80 - $389

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ec
  3. Fr

$293 - $461

Train Urlaubs-Express  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Fa / ...

$135 - $173

Bus  •  21 h 14 min

  1. N24
  2. 120R / ...

$85 - $144

Bus, night train, train  •  24 h 46 min

  1. En
  2. Fr / ...

$104 - $183

Drive  •  12 h 7 min

  1. 817.4 miles

$190 - $290

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

Eurowings, Lufthansa and 12 other airlines fly from Hamburg to Bologna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Bologna via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale in around 13 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Verona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Hamburg to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Padova
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$75 - $90
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Verona
Ave. Duration
14 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Book at
buchung.urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Milano to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
saj.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hamburg and Bologna is 1014 km. The road distance is 1308 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Bologna is to fly which costs 28€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Bologna is to fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs 28€ - 200€.

No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Hamburg and arriving at Bologna via Milano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Hamburg to Bologna, including transfers.