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.
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1 h 26 m
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Of the 107 trains that leave Bologna for Prato every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||43 miles (70 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$9 (€8)|
|Train frequency||49 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 19 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Trenitalia, Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Regionale|
Trains from Bologna to Prato cover the 43 miles (70 km) long route taking on average 1 h 12 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Regionale. Normally, there are 49 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $8 (€8), but the average price of train tickets is $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Prato Centrale.
Find the best trains from Bologna to Prato with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa, Intercity and Italo from $8 (€8). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets from Bologna to Prato: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.
Train information from Bologna to Prato with Italo:
There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railroad company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 43 miles (70 km) between Bologna and Prato on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.
You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Bologna to Prato route, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Bologna to Prato train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!
Frecciarossa from Bologna to Prato train information:
One of the best ways to travel between Bologna and Prato is by taking a train with Intercity. Omio helps you find the ideal Intercity train to Prato from Bologna by showing you Intercity current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Bologna to Prato trip. You can expect to travel 43 miles (70 km) to Prato from Bologna on a train with Intercity. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Bologna to Prato, you can check straight away if the Intercity ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Intercity train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Prato from Bologna!
Train information from Bologna to Prato with Intercity:
When taking the train to Prato from Bologna, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. Your journey can end in train stations such as Prato Centrale, Prato Porta Al Serraglio and Prato Borgonuovo.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Prato Centrale.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Prato most often arrive at Prato Centrale and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from this train station to the city center.
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