There are 7 ways to get from Strasbourg to Bologna by train, bus, bus and ferry, 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 50 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr

$145 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Zurich 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Bologna

$53 - $72

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Bologna

$80 - $140

Drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Bologna 440.7 miles

$100 - $160

Fly from Strasbourg  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Bologna (BLQ) SXB - BLQ

$171 - $718

Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Bologna (BLQ) SCN - BLQ

$304 - $637

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bologna (BLQ) FRA - BLQ

$136 - $411

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Bologna, Italy?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Bologna via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Strasbourg to Bologna 4 times a week. Tickets cost $80 - $140 and the journey takes 11 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $420
Flights from Saarbrucken to Bologna via Hamburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bologna via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Strasbourg to Zürich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Bologna
Ave. Duration
11 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Strasbourg and Bologna is 531 km. The road distance is 705 km.

The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Bologna is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Bologna is to fly which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 140€ - 650€.

No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Bologna. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Strasbourg to Bologna, including transfers.