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Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 24m
Trains per day3
Fare range€5.00 - €279.00
Distance404km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:09
Last train departs at22:57
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 39m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBologna Centrale
Destination StationMunich Hbf

Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf for Monday 18th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
22:57
08:17
Bologna Centrale
Munich Hbf
9h 20m
1 change
05:09
14:17
Bologna Centrale
Munich Hbf
9h 08m
6 changes
07:45
14:33
Bologna Centrale
Munich Hbf
6h 48m
Direct
08:45
16:23
Bologna Centrale
Munich Hbf
7h 38m
5 changes
08:45
16:32
Bologna Centrale
Munich Hbf
7h 47m
1 change

ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, EC (Eurocity) and Nightjet trains from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf

You can travel from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf on ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, EC (Eurocity) and Nightjet trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

The European equivalent of the Intercity of Deutsche Bahn, this train is used on cross-border routes, for example on journeys from Germany to Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. It stops only in some major city stations – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

Cheap train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf

Train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf start at €5 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €93.62.
lowest price found
from5
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price79.95
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price88.08
on the day
avg. single price93.62

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependant on the individual train operating company you travel with.

How long does it take to travel from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Bologna Centrale and Munich Hbf is 8 hours and 24 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 39 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf?

The first train from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf departs at 05:09. The last train from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf departs at 22:57. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Bologna Centrale and Munich Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Munich Hbf to Bologna Centrale. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bologna Centrale to Munich Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/03/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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