The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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12 h 50 m
17 h 26 m
Buses per day
Of the 9 buses that leave Paris for Bologna every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||520 miles (839 km)|
|Average bus duration||14 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$47 (€45)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Infobus, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Paris to Bologna cover the 520 miles (839 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Infobus, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€41), but the average price of bus tickets is $47 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre.
Travel from Paris to Bologna from $43 (€41) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Bus information from Paris to Bologna with FlixBus:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Bologna bus information:
Travel between Paris, France and Bologna, Italy by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bologna from Paris before traveling.
Return travel from Italy to France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/2/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Bologna.
When taking a bus from Paris, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine. When you arrive in Bologna, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre, Bologna and Bologna, Porta San Donato.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Bologna most often arrive at Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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