The cheapest trains from Bologna to Salerno

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Cheapest

$76

Average

$112

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.

The average ticket from Bologna to Salerno will cost around $ 112 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 76.

Cheapest
10:00PMBologna Centrale11h30 09:30AMSalerno
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$761One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:04PMBologna Centrale8h36 04:40AMSalerno
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$771One-way
08:04PMBologna Centrale9h04 05:08AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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$791One-way
08:04PMBologna Centrale10h01 06:05AMSalerno Irno
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$791One-way
08:38PMBologna Centrale12h33 09:11AMSalerno
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$801One-way

Timetable Bologna to Salerno

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01:35AMBologna Centrale9h36 11:11AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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01:35AMBologna Centrale9h02 10:37AMSalerno
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01:35AMBologna Centrale11h16 12:51PMSalerno Irno
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01:35AMBologna Centrale9h06 10:41AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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01:35AMBologna Centrale8h53 10:28AMSalerno
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01:35AMBologna Centrale7h36 09:11AMSalerno
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06:12AMBologna Centrale6h39 12:51PMSalerno Irno
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06:12AMBologna Centrale5h29 11:41AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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06:12AMBologna Centrale5h15 11:27AMSalerno
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07:07AMBologna Centrale4h34 11:41AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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07:07AMBologna Centrale4h20 11:27AMSalerno
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07:20AMBologna Centrale8h23 03:43PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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07:20AMBologna Centrale8h19 03:39PMSalerno Irno
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07:20AMBologna Centrale8h21 03:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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07:20AMBologna Centrale8h04 03:24PMSalerno
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07:27AMBologna Centrale4h44 12:11PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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07:27AMBologna Centrale5h24 12:51PMSalerno Irno
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07:27AMBologna Centrale4h14 11:41AMSalerno
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07:57AMBologna Centrale4h45 12:42PMSalerno
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08:07AMBologna Centrale5h06 01:13PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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08:27AMBologna Centrale4h56 01:23PMSalerno Irno
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08:27AMBologna Centrale5h13 01:40PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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08:27AMBologna Centrale4h35 01:02PMSalerno
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08:37AMBologna Centrale4h46 01:23PMSalerno Irno
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08:37AMBologna Centrale4h25 01:02PMSalerno
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09:07AMBologna Centrale4h45 01:52PMSalerno Irno
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09:07AMBologna Centrale4h33 01:40PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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09:07AMBologna Centrale5h06 02:13PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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09:07AMBologna Centrale4h23 01:30PMSalerno
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09:27AMBologna Centrale4h39 02:06PMSalerno
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09:27AMBologna Centrale5h14 02:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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09:27AMBologna Centrale4h52 02:19PMSalerno Irno
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09:52AMBologna Centrale9h32 07:24PMSalerno
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09:52AMBologna Centrale10h47 08:39PMSalerno Irno
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09:52AMBologna Centrale9h49 07:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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10:10AMBologna Centrale11h14 09:24PMSalerno
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10:27AMBologna Centrale4h37 03:04PMSalerno
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10:27AMBologna Centrale5h14 03:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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10:27AMBologna Centrale5h12 03:39PMSalerno Irno
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11:12AMBologna Centrale4h38 03:50PMSalerno Irno
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11:27AMBologna Centrale4h11 03:38PMSalerno
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11:27AMBologna Centrale5h14 04:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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11:27AMBologna Centrale4h39 04:06PMSalerno
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11:27AMBologna Centrale5h39 05:06PMSalerno Irno
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12:00PMBologna Centrale11h06 11:06PMSalerno
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12:02PMBologna Centrale4h57 04:59PMSalerno
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12:02PMBologna Centrale5h09 05:11PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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12:27PMBologna Centrale5h14 05:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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12:27PMBologna Centrale4h39 05:06PMSalerno
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12:27PMBologna Centrale5h27 05:54PMSalerno Irno
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12:57PMBologna Centrale4h42 05:39PMSalerno
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02:02PMBologna Centrale4h07 06:09PMSalerno
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02:02PMBologna Centrale4h39 06:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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02:02PMBologna Centrale4h21 06:23PMSalerno Irno
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02:07PMBologna Centrale4h16 06:23PMSalerno Irno
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02:07PMBologna Centrale4h34 06:41PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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02:07PMBologna Centrale4h02 06:09PMSalerno
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02:42PMBologna Centrale4h12 06:54PMSalerno
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02:57PMBologna Centrale4h35 07:32PMSalerno
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03:27PMBologna Centrale4h38 08:05PMSalerno
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03:37PMBologna Centrale3h51 07:28PMSalerno Irno
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03:37PMBologna Centrale3h39 07:16PMSalerno
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03:37PMBologna Centrale3h53 07:30PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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03:47PMBologna Centrale4h01 07:48PMSalerno
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03:47PMBologna Centrale4h24 08:11PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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03:57PMBologna Centrale4h14 08:11PMSalerno
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04:27PMBologna Centrale4h44 09:11PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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04:27PMBologna Centrale4h30 08:57PMSalerno
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04:37PMBologna Centrale4h20 08:57PMSalerno
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04:37PMBologna Centrale4h34 09:11PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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04:42PMBologna Centrale4h35 09:17PMSalerno
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05:02PMBologna Centrale5h51 10:53PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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05:02PMBologna Centrale4h38 09:40PMSalerno
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05:07PMBologna Centrale4h33 09:40PMSalerno
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05:27PMBologna Centrale5h54 11:21PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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05:27PMBologna Centrale4h38 10:05PMSalerno
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05:57PMBologna Centrale4h35 10:32PMSalerno
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06:27PMBologna Centrale4h33 11:00PMSalerno
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06:37PMBologna Centrale4h23 11:00PMSalerno
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07:07PMBologna Centrale4h15 11:22PMSalerno
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08:04PMBologna Centrale9h04 05:08AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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08:04PMBologna Centrale8h36 04:40AMSalerno
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08:04PMBologna Centrale10h01 06:05AMSalerno Irno
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08:27PMBologna Centrale8h13 04:40AMSalerno
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08:38PMBologna Centrale12h33 09:11AMSalerno
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09:02PMBologna Centrale9h40 06:42AMSalerno
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09:02PMBologna Centrale11h12 08:14AMSalerno Irno
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10:00PMBologna Centrale10h44 08:44AMSalerno
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10:00PMBologna Centrale11h30 09:30AMSalerno
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10:29PMBologna Centrale12h42 11:11AMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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10:29PMBologna Centrale12h21 10:50AMSalerno
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10:29PMBologna Centrale14h22 12:51PMSalerno Irno
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11:52PMBologna Centrale10h24 10:16AMSalerno
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11:52PMBologna Centrale11h46 11:38AMSalerno
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11:52PMBologna Centrale10h36 10:28AMSalerno
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11:52PMBologna Centrale10h58 10:50AMSalerno
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Oct 21
$76Intercity Notte
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Oct 22
$76Intercity Notte
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$113ITA
Sat
Oct 23
$55Intercity
$43Itabus
$113ITA
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Oct 24
$76Intercity Notte
$60Itabus
$113ITA
Mon
Oct 25
$53Intercity
$43Itabus
$113ITA
Tue
Oct 26
$53Intercity
$31Itabus
$113ITA
Wed
Oct 27
$55Intercity
$35Itabus
$113ITA
Thu
Oct 28
$76Intercity Notte
$53Itabus
$113ITA
Fri
Oct 29
$81Frecciarossa
$60Itabus
$113ITA
Sat
Oct 30
$77Intercity
$64Marino Autolinee
$316ITA
Sun
Oct 31
$58Intercity
$31Itabus
$113ITA
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Nov 1
$75Frecciarossa
$53Itabus
$113ITA
Wed
Nov 3
$41Intercity
$31Itabus
$113ITA
Thu
Nov 4
$39Intercity
$31Itabus
$113ITA
Fri
Nov 5
$39Intercity Notte
$25Flixbus
$113ITA
Sat
Nov 6
$27Intercity
$28Flixbus
$113Alitalia
Sun
Nov 7
$23Intercity
$27Itabus
$113Alitalia
Mon
Nov 8
$33Intercity
$25Flixbus
$113ITA
Tue
Nov 9
$27Intercity
$23Itabus
$113Alitalia
Wed
Nov 10
$27Intercity
$23Itabus
$113ITA

The fastest trains from Bologna to Salerno

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 39 m

Average

6 h 29 m

Trains per day

96

Distance

509 km

Of the 96 trains that leave Bologna for Salerno every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 509 km distance in an average of 6 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 39 m .

The slowest trains will take 14 h 22 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
03:37PMBologna Centrale3h39 07:16PMSalerno
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$1241One-way
2nd Fastest
03:37PMBologna Centrale3h51 07:28PMSalerno Irno
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$1251One-way
03:37PMBologna Centrale3h53 07:30PMDuomo - Via Vernieri
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$1251One-way
03:47PMBologna Centrale4h01 07:48PMSalerno
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$1071One-way
02:07PMBologna Centrale4h02 06:09PMSalerno
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$1481One-way

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Train Information between Bologna and Salerno

distanceDistance315 miles (508 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa, Italo, Intercity, Trenitalia, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento

Trains from Bologna to Salerno cover the 315 miles (508 km) long route taking on average 8 h 36 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity, Trenitalia, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $61 (€50), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Salerno.

Train companies

Train from Bologna to Salerno with Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia

You can travel by train from Bologna to Salerno with Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia for as low as $53 (€43). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Italo
Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Taking a train with Italo is a great way to travel from Bologna to Salerno! These high-speed trains travel at speeds of up to 186 mph (300 kmh) and offer regular services to major cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan, at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of Italo, we show you the best deals for Italo train tickets from Bologna to Salerno so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and ticket available for this journey on Omio. You can expect to travel around 315 miles (508 km) one-way from Bologna to Salerno on an Italo train.

Italo offers four different classes with a range of amenities: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Services on all Italo train cars include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats and footrests. The train cars are modernly equipped with a high level of comfort and even offer cinema screens in the more affordable Smart class. You can select from the following ticket options for Italo trains: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

Italo has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Bologna to Salerno:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID

Trains from Bologna to Salerno

The journey from Bologna to Salerno by train can vary in length of time, this is mostly due to how many transfers are scheduled for particular trips. So cheap trains from Bologna to Salerno can take anywhere from 4h 2min to over 12h. There are both direct and nondirect journeys to Salerno from Bologna, and the ticket price can vary due to transfers as well as what time of day the train leaves Bologna. There are also certain months in the year that have a significantly increased amount of train options to Salerno from Bologna.

Bologna to Salerno Train Time: Daily Departures

During certain times of the year, the route from Bologna to Salerno is very frequent throughout the day and night. Other times during the year, there are no trains going from Bologna to Salerno. During these more frequent times, you could have anywhere from 30-50 train schedules a day to choose from, and of course, during the less frequent you may have to either find an alternative route or find the one day in the week that there is a train traveling between the two cities.

 

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

The journey can take anywhere from 4h 2min to over 12h. This variance of travel time is due to the number of transfers and wait times at the transfers. Some transfer cities include Rome, Naples, Foggia, and sometimes a final transfer in Salerno.

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

Departure train station: When traveling by trains from Bologna to Salerno, you will start your journey at Bologna Centrale Train Station. Bologna Centrale station is less than 1 mile (1.5 km) outside of Bologna’s city center on the north side. Being Italy’s fifth-largest train station and centrally located to connect north and south, Bologna Centrale has close to a thousand trains passing through daily. Bologna centrale has many services, most found on the ground level. These services include cafes, fast food eateries, and bars as well as a pharmacy, luggage storage, bicycle rentals, and an office to help disabled travelers. To get there from the city center, you can walk about 20min, take the 41 line bus which takes around half the time of walking, or you can take a taxi for a bit more cash.

Arrival train stations: When arriving in Salerno from Bologna there are two train stations in which you will enter; Salerno Train Station or  Duomo - Via Vernieri. Duomo - Via Vernieri is located in Old Town Salerno and the easiest way to get to the city center is to take a local train to Salerno Train Station which departs every 30min or you can take a bus (001, 004, 005, 006, 009 or 026) which departs from the bus stop every 10min. Although Salerno Train Station is small, it is a short walk to the city center and has services such as ticket counters, cafes and shops, and assistance for disabled travelers. Duomo - Via Vernieri is a small minimal track rail station without much in the way of services.

Which train companies travel from Bologna to Salerno?

Cheap tTrains from Bologna to Salerno are operated by Trenitalia. Trenitalia has the intercity speed trains that run between the two cities and normally takes around 8-12h to reach Salerno. There is Trenitalia’s high-speed train line, Frecciarossa, which also runs between the two cities. This option can be faster if there aren’t long transfers, but some routes end up being the same length as the intercity speed trains. But, Frecciarossa high-speed trains can make the journey as short as 4-5h if direct or featuring a short transfer period.

Trenitalia trains from Bologna to Salerno

Trenitalia trains from Bologna to Salerno run very frequently during certain months of the year. They offer nondirect routes with one to two transfers before arriving in Salerno. The intercity long-distance train routes can take anywhere from 8-12h depending on the length of wait at one or more transfer stations.

Frecciarossa trains from Bologna to Salerno

Frecciarossa trains are also operated by Trenitalia but are the high-speed fleet from the company. Frecciarossa offers both direct and nondirect routes to Salerno during certain times of the year. During this time, you can choose from 30-50 different trains in one day. Frecciarossa routes from Bologna to Salerno can take anywhere from 4h to 11h, depending again on the wait times at transfer stations.

Trenitalia and Frecciarossa Train Bologna to Salerno: Services on Board

Trenitalia offers basic, economy, and super economy tickets. These tickets allow for more flexibility in changing travel plans as you purchase up as well as particular seating on the train. Small pets that can be kept in animal carriers can board the train for free, while larger dogs can board at half the ticket price, but must be leashed and muzzled during the journey. Guide and assistance dogs are allowed free of charge. On national trains, you are allowed to stow one bike for free with all the other luggage. Keep in mind the bike must be disassembled and contained. There are also catering services on the train including drinks, bistro, and dining options available. What ticket you purchased for the journey will limit how much of these services are included in the ticket or if you need to pay during the journey. In addition, trains also feature a working room you can book in advance. These rooms come with space for 5 to 6 persons, power outlets, and a monitor so you can work on the go if needed. Each train is also equipped with high-speed ​​entertainment and Wi-Fi. If you travel on a Frecciarossa train or purchase a higher-end ticket on the intercity train, the high-speed entertainment is included in the ticket price.

How to find cheap train tickets from Bologna to Salerno?



When you are planning to book trains from Bologna to Salerno, there are some tips to save money on the tickets. One way to save on the trip is to book in advance. Booking in advance also gives you another advantage, the ability to be flexible with dates and times of your trip which can also save you some money. For instance, a night train might be a good value for you, save on the cost of a hotel and could be priced well compared to rush hour morning travel times. Another tip for saving a little money on your trip is to opt for a slower journey. If you are not in a rush, you can choose the longer transfer times with the smaller price tag. Lastly, if you plan to travel via train a lot, you can look at season tickets or membership programs.

 

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Trains from Bologna to Salerno
Travel by train to Salerno 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 Salerno.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Bologna and Salerno cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Bologna and Salerno for the next 7 days starting from $53 (€43)  one way.
What is the cost of a train to Salerno from Bologna?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bologna to Salerno train to cost on average $61 (€50)  one way.
How far is Bologna to Salerno by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Bologna and Salerno by train to be approximately 315 miles (508 km).
How long is the train ride between Bologna and Salerno?
The Bologna to Salerno train duration is on average 8 h 36 min, which is to be expected when traveling 315 miles (508 km) from Bologna to Salerno. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Bologna to Salerno depart from? Which Salerno train station do I come into from Bologna?

Omio customers book a train from Bologna Centrale   to Salerno   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Bologna train station located? Where is the Salerno train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bologna Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Bologna.

The most popular arrival train station, Salerno, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Salerno.

Which train providers can get me from Bologna to Salerno?
For the trip from Bologna to Salerno you can take a train with Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity, Trenitalia, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Salerno from Bologna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any nonstop train services from Bologna to Salerno?
Yes, there are 17 direct trains per day from Bologna to Salerno with Italo, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many trains are there between Bologna and Salerno a day?
The average number of trains departing Bologna for Salerno is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Bologna to Salerno? When does the last train depart from Bologna to Salerno?
The earliest train departing from Bologna to Salerno leaves at 5: 57 AM. The last train departing from Bologna to Salerno leaves at 11: 35 PM. You can find the latest Bologna to Salerno train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Bologna to Salerno to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Bologna to Salerno within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $61 (€50) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Bologna to Salerno are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Salerno
The major railway station for departures from Bologna is Bologna Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bologna Centrale for your journey from Bologna to Salerno.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
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