Bologna to Scalea train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Scalea

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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.

09:18AMBologna10h07 07:25PMScalea
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04:18PMBologna9h57 02:15AMScalea
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Train schedule from Bologna to Scalea

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09:18AMBologna10h07 07:25PMScalea
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Intercity Notte
04:18PMBologna9h57 02:15AMScalea
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Fastest Journey

9 h 57 m


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Trains per day



637 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Bologna for Scalea every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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04:18PMBologna9h57 02:15AMScalea
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09:18AMBologna10h07 07:25PMScalea
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Overview: Train from Bologna to Scalea

distanceDistance394 miles (636 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesIntercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity Notte or Italo

Trains from Bologna to Scalea cover the 394 miles (636 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 18 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity Notte or Italo. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $38 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Scalea-Santa Domenica Talao.

Train companies: Frecciarossa, Intercity and Italo from Bologna to Scalea trains

For as little as $38 (€37) you can travel by train to Scalea from Bologna with Frecciarossa, Intercity and Italo. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.


If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Bologna to Scalea, check Omio for Intercity trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 394 miles (636 km) trip from Bologna to Scalea, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Intercity trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Intercity train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Bologna to Scalea as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Intercity train on Omio. If you search for trains to Scalea from Bologna in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Intercity tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Intercity trains between Bologna and Scalea starting at $48 (€47), buy your official Intercity tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes 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 a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. 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 movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

Train information from Bologna to Scalea with Italo:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 49 min
  • Italo frequency: 2 a day

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 394 miles (636 km) between Bologna and Scalea 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 Scalea trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Bologna to Scalea train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

Train information from Bologna to Scalea with Frecciarossa:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 54 min
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Scalea

Travel by train to Scalea 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 Scalea.
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bologna to Scalea to cost as little as $38 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $43 (€42)  for a train ticket to Scalea from Bologna.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Bologna to Scalea by train to be approximately 394 miles (636 km).
While the time it takes to travel 394 miles (636 km) from Bologna to Scalea can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bologna to Scalea train journey time is on average 6 h 18 min.

Omio customers book a train from Bologna Centrale   to Scalea-Santa Domenica Talao   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Bologna. The most popular arrival train station in Scalea, called Scalea-Santa Domenica Talao, is located around 0.6 miles (897 m) away from its city center.

For the trip from Bologna to Scalea you can take a train with Intercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity Notte or Italo. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Bologna and Scalea on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Bologna to Scalea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Bologna at 6: 27 AM. The last train leaves from Bologna at 10: 23 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bologna to Scalea and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Bologna to Scalea is on average $43 (€42) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Scalea from Bologna available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Bologna and Scalea.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+39 892021
Ticket Office Hours
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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