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Recommended option

Fly to Bologna  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bologna (BLQ) MUC - BLQ

$69 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bologna, Bologna N422 / ...

$30 - $55

8 alternative options

Fly to Florence, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Florence (FLR) MUC - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le

$95 - $296

Fly to Venice, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Venice (VCE) MUC - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le

$86 - $342

Fly to Verona, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Verona (VRN) MUC - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le

$73 - $317

Train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale Ec / ...

$40 - $110

Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$60 - $113

Car train, bus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the car train from Bahnhof München-Ost to Bolzano - Bozen
  2. Take the bus from Bolzano to Bologna *Int_BOLZANO* Marinobus

$135 - $156

Night train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le En / ...

$50 - $160

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Bologna 350.1 miles

$80 - $130

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

Air Dolomiti flies from Munich to Bologna 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Bologna 5 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Munich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$70 - $85
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$90 - $110
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Bahnhof München-Ost to Bolzano - Bozen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bolzano to Bologna *Int_BOLZANO*
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marinobus.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Bologna is 406 km. The road distance is 560 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Bologna is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Bologna is to fly which takes 4 h 4 min and costs 55€ - 220€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Bologna Centrale. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Bologna, Bologna. Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Munich to Bologna, including transfers.