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Cheap train tickets and times from Bologna to Varenna

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 27 m

Average

4 h 33 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

233 km

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to start from $19 with an average ticket price of $23.

The fastest train from Bologna to takes 3h 27m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 33m and covers a distance of 233 km.

5 trains that leave Bologna for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Intercity
10:05AM4h19
Bologna
02:24PMVarenna
$191One-way
0 transfers
Intercity
03:54PM4h30
Bologna
08:24PMVarenna
$211One-way
0 transfers
Frecciarossa
12:26PM3h27
Bologna
03:53PMVarenna
$221One-way
0 transfers
Regionale
04:50PM4h56
Bologna
09:46PMVarenna
$261One-way
0 transfers
Regionale
06:50AM5h34
Bologna
12:24PMVarenna
$271One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bologna to Varenna

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRegionale, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Italo

Trains from Bologna to Varenna cover the 144 miles (233 km) long route taking on average 3 h 27 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Italo. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $19 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Varenna-esino.

Train companies: Regionale, Frecciarossa and Intercity from Bologna to Varenna trains

You can travel by train to Varenna from Bologna with Regionale, Frecciarossa and Intercity for as low as $26 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing route on a Frecciarossa train to Varenna from Bologna. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you the latest Frecciarossa schedules for the Bologna to Varenna train and prices starting as low as $88 (€76) for this trip. Frecciarossa is Trenitalia’s premier high-speed train service making around 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. Frecciarossa trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 144 miles (233 km) quickly to Varenna from Bologna.

When booking the Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Varenna, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. Although each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa train cars provide passengers with free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services. If you’re looking to add to your travel experience, book a Frecciarossa train to Varenna from Bologna on Omio today!

Frecciarossa from Bologna to Varenna train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 28 min
  • Cheapest Price: $88
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 6 a day

Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Regionale classes from Bologna to Varenna

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Bologna to Varenna with Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Regionale

Frecciarossa

Executive
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable armchair
  • Extra legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • 74 cm wide seats
  • Folding table
  • 2 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • Meal included
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Youth fares available
  • No quiet area/zone
  • No luggage restriction
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Free access to FRECCIALounge and FRECCIAClub
  • Meeting area
  • Free entertainment access

Frecciarossa

Business
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • 69 cm wide seats
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • Meal included
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Youth fares available
  • Quiet area/zone
  • No luggage restriction
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • FRECCIAClub and FRECCIALounge access reserved for CartaFRECCIA Argento, Oro or Platino or Salottino ticket owner
  • Meeting area bookable
  • Free entertainment access

Frecciarossa

Premium
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom
  • No solo seats available
  • Standard seat width
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • Snacks included
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Youth fares available
  • No quiet area/zone
  • No luggage restriction
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • FRECCIAClub and FRECCIALounge access reserved for CartaFRECCIA Argento, Oro or Platino or Salottino ticket owner
  • No access to meeting area
  • Free entertainment access

Frecciarossa

Standard
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Non extra legroom
  • No solo seats available
  • Standard seat width
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No meal included
  • No meal or snacks included
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Youth fares available
  • No quiet area/zone
  • No luggage restriction
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • FRECCIAClub and FRECCIALounge access reserved for CartaFRECCIA Argento, Oro or Platino or Salottino ticket owner
  • No access to meeting area
  • Free entertainment access

FAQs: Trains from Bologna to Varenna

FAQs: Travel by train from Bologna to Varenna 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 Varenna.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Varenna can start from as little as $19 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bologna to Varenna is $26 (€23); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Varenna from Bologna is on average 3 h 27 min   for the 144 mile (233 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bologna and Varenna by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bologna to Varenna leaves at 4: 58 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bologna to Varenna leaves at 4: 50 PM.
There are 8 trains a day from Bologna to Varenna which require at least one change with Regionale, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Italo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Bologna to Varenna with Frecciarossa or Italo. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Regionale, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Italo.
Take the Bologna to Varenna train with Regionale, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Italo. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Bologna and Varenna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Bologna to Varenna with Intercity Notte. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bologna Centrale, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Varenna-esino, located 0.4 miles (711 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Varenna from Bologna is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 27 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bologna to Varenna by train is February.
You have options as you can travel to Varenna from Bologna 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Bologna and Varenna

Bologna
Varenna
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 to Varenna from Bologna.
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Phone Number
+39 892021
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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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