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Bologna to Frankfurt by bus

The journey from Bologna to Frankfurt by bus is 408.24 mi and takes 18 hr 17 min. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:20 AM and the last at 11:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Bologna to Frankfurt by bus for as little as $37.95 or as much as $262.73. The best price for this journey is $37.95.

Lowest Price$37.95
Journey Duration18 hr 17 min
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price$37.95
Highest Price$262.73
First Departure1:20 AM
Last Departure11:50 PM
Distance408.24 mi
DepartureBologna
ArrivalFrankfurt
CarriersRegioJet, MarinoBusMore

Bologna to Frankfurt Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Bologna to Frankfurt?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bologna to Frankfurt. On average, though, you'll pay about $90.02 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $37.95, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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When you're traveling from Bologna to Frankfurt, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $90.02. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Bologna to Frankfurt by bus?

The distance between Bologna to Frankfurt is approximately 408.24 mi. In general, it will take you about 18 hr 17 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Bologna to Frankfurt covers a distance of 408.24 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 18 hr 17 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 12 hr 19 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bologna to Frankfurt faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many times a day do journeys run from Bologna to Frankfurt?

If you want to get from Bologna to Frankfurt, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 28 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 4 direct journeys between Bologna and Frankfurt. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 24 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bologna to Frankfurt. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Bologna to Frankfurt
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bologna to Frankfurt.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bologna to Frankfurt, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bologna to Frankfurt.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $32.82 to $94.83 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 65% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Bologna to Frankfurt

The cheapest Bologna - Frankfurt bus tickets can be found for as low as $18.60 if you’re lucky, or $51.16 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $67.06.

Find the best day to travel to Frankfurt by bus

When travelling to Frankfurt by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

RegioJet is a private railway company that operates in several European countries, including the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, and Austria. The company was founded in 2009 and started operating in the Czech Republic in 2011. RegioJet offers various types of train services, including long-distance trains, regional trains, and buses.

Ticket types and facilities from Bologna to Frankfurt

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by RegioJet when traveling from Bologna to Frankfurt.

Standard

Standard ticket offers a balance between affordability and comfort. Passengers can expect plush seating and free Wi-Fi, making it a great choice for budget-conscious travellers.
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Low cost

Low cost is the most affordable option for those who want to travel without any additional amenities. However, passengers can still enjoy free Wi-Fi and a peaceful journey.
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Relax

Passengers who want to travel in luxury can opt for the Relax ticket, which offers spacious leather seats and a relaxing atmosphere. This is a great option for those who want to unwind during their journey.
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air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Business

Business ticket guarantees privacy and comfort, with priority service and helpful on-board staff. This is an ideal choice for those who want a seamless and stress-free journey.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Stay connected with onboard free WiFi. Use the Regiojet app or the screens in newer trains for entertainment..
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Business class passengers can benefit from a quiet compartment for a peaceful journey.
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Every seat is equipped with its own power socket.
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Feel free to bring along luggage that's easy to load. If your bags don't fit under or above your seat, no worries! The crew is here to help find a spot that won't hinder others. Just a heads up, please ensure none of your items are hazardous for everyone's safety.
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Regiojet trains have designated spaces for wheelchair users.
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Onboard, a diverse menu of drinks and snacks is accessible via the Regiojet app. All passengers receive a complimentary water bottle, while those in Relax or Business Class are treated to a free Italian coffee or mint tea.
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All coaches come equipped with air conditioning.
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RegioJet allows the transport of bicycles, small scooters, and prams on their trains with prior reservation and restrictions. Bicycles and small scooters must be placed on racks or in reserved compartments, while prams that cannot be folded can be transported at the beginning or end of the train set or in specially reserved places. However, the crew can refuse transport for safety or space reasons.
Services on board RegioJet, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Bologna to Frankfurt
Compare services on board when travelling from Bologna to Frankfurt by bus.
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Bologna to Frankfurt CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
45.99kg
Bus
49.27kg
Flight
131.4kg
Car
105.12kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bologna to Frankfurt?
A bus ticket from Bologna to Frankfurt is $90.02. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $37.95.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bologna to Frankfurt?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bologna to Frankfurt is $37.95. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bologna and Frankfurt by bus?
Bologna to Frankfurt is 408.24 mi.
How long does the bus between Bologna and Frankfurt take?
Bologna to Frankfurt is on average 18 hr 17 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hr 19 min.
Which companies operate from Bologna to Frankfurt?
The bus journey from Bologna to Frankfurt is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: RegioJet, MarinoBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Italo Treno, FlixBus, Itabus and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Bologna to Frankfurt?
Bologna to Frankfurt has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bologna to Frankfurt leave?
The earliest bus from Bologna to Frankfurt departs at 1:20 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Bologna to Frankfurt depart?
The latest bus from Bologna to Frankfurt departs at 11:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bologna to Frankfurt in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $37.95 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Bologna to Frankfurt?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Bologna to go to Frankfurt. You can go from Casalecchio di Reno Stazione Casalecchio Garibaldi, Bologna Airport, Bologna Piazza Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Bologna Centrale and you can arrive at Frankfurt (Main) West, Frankfurt (Main) Süd and Frankfurt Hbf (tief).
How many direct connections depart from Bologna to Frankfurt?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Bologna to go to Frankfurt.
What's the fastest journey time between Bologna to Frankfurt by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bologna and Frankfurt is 12 hr 19 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bologna to Frankfurt?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bologna and Frankfurt.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bologna to Frankfurt by bus?
The bus journey from Bologna to Frankfurt creates 49.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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