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There are 13 ways to get from La Spezia to Bochum by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Bochum Hbf Ice

$235 - $382

Cheapest option

Train to Pisa, fly to Eindhoven, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Eindhoven (EIN) PSA - EIN
  3. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  4. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$71 - $351

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Train  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB Ec
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bochum Hbf Ec

$230 - $382

Bus  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna MarinoBus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Bochum N537

$78 - $136

Train, bus  •  24 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma Reg
  2. Take the bus from Parma to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Essen

$165 - $253

Drive, train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Bochum Hbf Ice

$218 - $325

Drive  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Bochum 702.1 miles

$160 - $250

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIN - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$97 - $282

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Dusseldorf  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MXP - DUS
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$90 - $283

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) MXP - CGN
  4. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf

$111 - $335

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BLQ - CGN
  4. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf

$113 - $363

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BGY - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf

$93 - $262

Train, train to Florence, fly to Frankfurt  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Frankfurt (FRA) FLR - FRA
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bochum Hbf

$153 - $450

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Bochum is to bus which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Bochum is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 250€ and takes 8 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from La Spezia to Bochum. However, there are services departing from La Spezia and arriving at Bochum via Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from La Spezia to Bochum. However, there are services departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Bochum Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 48 min.

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The distance between La Spezia and Bochum is 843 km. The road distance is 1123.3 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Bochum without a car is to train which takes 13 h 48 min and costs 200€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 13 h 48 min to get from La Spezia to Bochum, including transfers.

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La Spezia to Bochum bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, depart from La Spezia station.

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La Spezia to Bochum train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Bochum is to train which takes 13 h 48 min and costs 200€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Bochum.
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  • Distance: 527 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 48 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Bochum, Germany?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Bochum via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 13 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Spezia to Bochum via Bologna, Bologna in around 21 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Pisa to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
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 La Spezia C. to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Bochum
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Parma to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Essen
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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