Bologna to Rome train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Rome

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bologna to Rome is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Fastest train times from Bologna to Rome

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Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

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2 h 46 m

Trains per day

145

Distance

304 km

Of the 145 trains that leave Bologna for Rome every day 132 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Bologna to Rome

distanceDistance188 miles (303 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency85 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 85 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo, Regionale, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte

Trains from Bologna to Rome cover the 188 miles (303 km) long route taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo, Regionale, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 85 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€27), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Roma Termini.

Train providers: Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia from Bologna to Rome trains

Buy your official Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia train tickets from Bologna to Rome from $26 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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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 to Rome from Bologna: 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.

Bologna to Rome train information with Italo:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 17 min
  • Italo frequency: 27 a day

Enjoy the train ride from Bologna to Rome with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets between Bologna and Rome are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train from Bologna to Rome, you can expect to travel 188 miles (303 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Bologna to Rome route and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

    Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel between Bologna and Rome? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train to Rome from Bologna with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Bologna to Rome route. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa schedules and tickets to cover the 188 miles (303 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this journey. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.

    All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!

    Frecciarossa from Bologna to Rome train information:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 17 min
    • Frecciarossa frequency: 56 a day

    Trains from Bologna to Rome

    Commuting between the cities of Bologna and Rome is fast, affordable, and straightforward via the numerous trains servicing the 188 miles (303 km) Bologna_Rome rail route. Trains can take a minimum of approximately 2 h 03 min and up to an estimated 7 h 58 min when traveling to Rome from Bologna. For short travel times, a passenger can take a nonstop trip. However, you are free to book a one or two_transfer train ride if you opt for touring a city before reaching the historic city of Rome. There are as many as approximately 108 departures from Bologna to Rome on any given day. After completing your trip, Rome will welcome you with well_known attraction sites like the Colosseum, the centuries_old amphitheater.

    Bologna to Rome Train Time: Daily Departures

    Nearly 108 trains leave Bologna every day, aiming to get to a destination in Rome. Thus, if traveling the route, you can choose from a list of 756 train rides. Trains start making exits around 1:51 a.m. This first departure carries a travel time of 4h 44min and arrives in Rome nearly 6.35 a.m. The last departure makes its trip at roughly 9:57 p.m. After riding on rails for almost 2h 22 min, the train gets to Rome at 12:19 a.m. The weekends have a slightly different travel schedule. The earliest and latest departures clock in at 1:35 a.m. and 11:12 p.m., respectively. Owing to the many daily departures, the frequency at which trains make trips range between one and five trains per hour.

    How long is the journey by train from Bologna to Rome?

    Some trains from Bologna to Rome are high_speed, and they need a time frame of about 2 h 03 min to complete their trips. You will find other long_distance trains taking significantly longer travel times of approximately 7 h 58 min. Most Bologna_Rome trips are direct, while some will stop in Italian cities like Prato and Florence.

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    What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Bologna to Rome?

    Departure train station: After buying tickets to get on the train to Rome from Bologna, you will board your ride at Bologna Centrale. The terminus operates in the Northern part of Bologna city, 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center. On most days, you will find the station busy. If you are downtown Bologna and wish to arrive in Bologna Centrale quickly, taking a bus is a good idea. TPER operates buses that can take you to the train station within 5 min to 8 min. However, taxis are also available. Cabs are ideal if you have many luggage pieces, and they allow you to access Bologna Centrale after roughly 7 min. Without baggage walking for nearly 8 min is a costless yet enjoyable way to connect the city center and station. If you arrive before your train does, you may some time to enjoy the amenities at the terminal, such as free Wi_Fi, ATMs, well_maintained restrooms, storage rooms, and affordable snacks from the cafes and shops in Bologna Centrale.

    Arrival train station: Rome houses three main train stations, but two of them, Roma Termini and Roma Tiburtina, receive trains from Bologna. Since Roma Termini operates in the heart of Rome, you may not require seeking transfer options to access the city center. It is possible to cover the 0.3 miles (0.5 km) between the terminal and downtown Rome on foot with an approximated 7 min. However, there is no harm in taking either a taxi or a bus, which may take 4 min and 7 min, respectively. Nearly 2.7 miles (4.4 km) from downtown Rome, you will find Roma Tiburtina sitting on the North_Eastern part of Rome. If your train makes the final stop here, you may have to take a bus to get to the city center. Several buses operated by Trenitalia and Italo Treno get to downtown Rome in about 6 min to 8 min. Taxis, while comparatively expensive, take about 14 min to cover the same journey. Besides browsing for free in both stations, you can find other amenities like restrooms, passenger waiting areas, shops, restaurants, and currency exchange booths.

    Which train companies travel from Bologna to Rome?

    Trains from Bologna to Rome are under two companies, namely Trenitalia and Italo. Trenitalia is a government corporation, while Italo is a private enterprise. Typically, Italo trains charge higher and travel at higher velocities than their Trenitalia counterparts. However, there are high_speed Trenitalia trains that match the travel times given by Italo.

    Night trains Bologna

    If you have to make a late trip from Bologna to Rome by train, there are plenty of rides to board. Nearly 17 trains by both Trenitalia and Italo start their journeys around 7.03 p.m. until late in the night. On weekdays, the last departing train has an exit time around 9.57 p.m. However, Saturdays and Sundays have trains that travel as late as nearly 11.12 p.m. Most night trains are high_speed locomotives that allow no transfers in their trips.

    Trenitalia trains from Bologna to Rome

    When servicing the Bologna_Rome route, Trenitalia operates four train types. The Frecciargento and Frecciarossa are among the company's fastest trains. A high_speed Frecciargento train to Rome from Bologna takes approximately 2h 22min, while the Frecciarossa is quicker at nearly 2h 3min. There are some medium_speed Intercity Trenitalia trains whose travel duration can extend to about 4 h 22 min. Long_distance Regionale trains are relatively slow and can arrive in Rome after 7 h 58 min after allowing a transfer or two. Some of the places you can stop at are Florence, Falconara Marittima, Pesaro, and Prato.

    Italo trains from Bologna to Rome

    Italo provides a fast and comfortable way to travel from Rome to Bologna by train. The earliest departure by an Italo train is 6.57 a.m. Italo trains continue operating throughout the day and maintain a reasonably constant travel time of around 2 h 22 min.

    Trains from Bologna to Rome: Sustainability travel

    You have a chance of conserving the environment by using cheap trains from Bologna to Rome offered by Trenitalia. The company invests heavily in new technologies, which make their trains energy efficient. The company reached an A_ level in the Carbon Disclosure Project, showing its dedication to avert climate change. Italo contributes to a greener environment by using recyclable materials to furnish their trains. The high_tech Bologna to Rome train travels at high speeds while reducing energy consumption significantly. Italo received the green pass due to cutting carbon emission rates.

    Train Bologna to Rome: Services on Board

    Most departures from Bologna to Rome are by Trenitalia. The company sells three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. You can then select to ride in the Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive seating classes. In the Standard class, you can recharge phones and laptops and browse the internet at no charge. There are also tables and chairs available. The other seating classes include additional luxuries like leather seats and TVs. Regardless of your ticket or class, you don't have to pay extra cash to bring a maximum of two bags, a small pet, and a folded bike. Also, a staff member to help disabled passengers at no cost is afforded by Trenitalia. Any Italo train from Bologna to Rome also seeks to provide comfortable rides via its three seating classes of Smart, Prima, and Club Executive. You can be sure to benefit from perks like electrical sockets for charging, free Wi_Fi, and lux seats in the Standard class. The other two classes introduce more legroom, storage spaces, and a private lounge where you can peacefully read a travel magazine or have some alone time. On the Italo train, you can bring two luggage pieces for free. However, you can have a third bag with you, provided it fits on your lap. A folded bike or pushchair will also find space in the luggage compartment. If you have a small pet, Italo will allow you to travel with them in a cage for free. Passengers who require assistance can call the company to make the necessary arrangements.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Bologna to Rome?

    Trains from Bologna to Rome are usually affordable, but you can reduce the fares using simple methods. One way to ensure your ticket price is as low as possible is to make a booking a few months before the date of your trip. Also, you can note the date and time when fares are low and travel then. If you are very keen on avoiding high transport costs, you can let the slow trains take you to Rome from Bologna. While the trains will make one or two stops, their travel charges are significantly lower than their faster counterparts.

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    To Rome by train—travel tips

    A tour of Rome will give you a chance to create valuable memories that may last a lifetime. We opine that you commence your visit by checking out the city's open spaces, such as the lovely piazza outside Santa Maria in Trastevere and Piazza del Popolo, to enjoy Rome's clean air and great weather. Later, you can visit Campo de' Fiori and dine in any of the cafes surrounding the lively food market. Before leaving the historic city, be sure to visit the sites that made it stand out, including the conspicuous Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica, and the Trevi Fountain. You can learn more about the city by setting a date to tour the following top museums to visit in Rome:

    • National Roman Museum
    • Capitoline Museums
    • Vatican Museums
    • MAXXI
    • Palazzo Doria Pamphili
    • Galleria Borghese
    • Palazzo Barberini

    Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Rome

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Rome easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Rome.
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    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bologna to Rome trains for as little as $26 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $29 (€27)  for a train ticket between Bologna and Rome.
    The distance to Rome from Bologna by train is approximately 188 miles (303 km).
    The train time to Rome from Bologna is on average 4 h  for the 188 miles (303 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Bologna to Rome by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Bologna to start your trip from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. In Rome you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Roma Termini.

    Passengers booking this trip 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 Rome most often arrive at Roma Termini and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

    For the journey from Bologna to Rome you can take a train with Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo, Regionale, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Bologna and Rome on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 85 direct trains per day from Bologna to Rome. You can look to travel with Italo, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    The average number of trains departing Bologna for Rome is 85 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Bologna to Rome at 7: 57 PM. The last train from Bologna to Rome that you can take departs at 7: 57 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Bologna to Rome schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you purchase the Bologna to Rome train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $29 (€27). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Bologna and Rome. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports in Bologna and Rome

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    Bologna Centrale is the most popular Bologna railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bologna for your trip to Rome.
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    +39 892021
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    Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
    Public transit options for Bologna Centrale
    Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
    Monorail lines: Marconi Express
    Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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