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The cheapest trains

from Rome
to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

$33

Average

$66

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Rome to Bologna will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.

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09:00Rome Termini5h52 14:52Bologna Centrale
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$331One-way
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06:02Rome Termini5h48 11:50Bologna Centrale
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11:09Rome Tiburtina5h43 16:52Bologna Centrale
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15:02Rome Termini6h18 21:20Bologna Centrale
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13:00Rome Termini5h48 18:48Bologna Centrale
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Rome to Bologna

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00:11Rome Ostiense9h31 09:42Bologna Centrale
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00:11Rome Ostiense10h11 10:22Bologna Centrale
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05:35Rome Termini2h15 07:50Bologna Centrale
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05:35Rome Termini2h30 08:05Bologna Centrale
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05:45Rome Termini2h15 08:00Bologna Centrale
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05:45Rome Termini7h41 13:26Bologna Centrale
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06:02Rome Termini5h48 11:50Bologna Centrale
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06:15Rome Termini2h15 08:30Bologna Centrale
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06:15Rome Termini1h55 08:10Bologna Centrale
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06:20Rome Termini2h15 08:35Bologna Centrale
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06:30Rome Termini1h55 08:25Bologna Centrale
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06:39Rome Tiburtina4h59 11:38Bologna Centrale
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06:45Rome Termini1h57 08:42Bologna Centrale
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06:45Rome Termini2h15 09:00Bologna Centrale
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06:50Rome Termini2h15 09:05Bologna Centrale
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07:05Rome Termini2h15 09:20Bologna Centrale
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07:15Rome Termini2h15 09:30Bologna Centrale
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07:20Rome Termini2h15 09:35Bologna Centrale
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07:28Rome Termini6h58 14:26Bologna Centrale
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07:29Rome Tiburtina2h06 09:35Bologna Centrale
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07:30Rome Termini1h55 09:25Bologna Centrale
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07:40Rome Termini6h46 14:26Bologna Centrale
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07:45Rome Termini2h15 10:00Bologna Centrale
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07:50Rome Termini2h15 10:05Bologna Centrale
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08:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 10:05Bologna Centrale
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08:15Rome Termini2h15 10:30Bologna Centrale
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08:20Rome Termini2h15 10:35Bologna Centrale
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08:30Rome Termini1h55 10:25Bologna Centrale
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08:35Rome Termini2h15 10:50Bologna Centrale
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08:45Rome Termini1h57 10:42Bologna Centrale
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08:45Rome Termini2h15 11:00Bologna Centrale
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08:50Rome Termini2h15 11:05Bologna Centrale
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09:00Rome Termini5h52 14:52Bologna Centrale
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09:14Rome Termini2h16 11:30Bologna Centrale
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09:15Rome Tiburtina2h05 11:20Bologna Centrale
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09:20Rome Termini2h15 11:35Bologna Centrale
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09:28Rome Termini7h58 17:26Bologna Centrale
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09:30Rome Termini1h55 11:25Bologna Centrale
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09:35Rome Termini2h15 11:50Bologna Centrale
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09:45Rome Termini1h57 11:42Bologna Centrale
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09:45Rome Termini2h15 12:00Bologna Centrale
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09:50Rome Termini2h15 12:05Bologna Centrale
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10:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 12:05Bologna Centrale
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10:05Rome Termini2h15 12:20Bologna Centrale
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10:20Rome Termini2h15 12:35Bologna Centrale
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10:30Rome Termini1h55 12:25Bologna Centrale
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10:30Rome Termini4h13 14:43Bologna Centrale
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10:35Rome Termini2h15 12:50Bologna Centrale
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10:45Rome Termini2h15 13:00Bologna Centrale
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10:45Rome Termini1h57 12:42Bologna Centrale
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10:50Rome Termini2h15 13:05Bologna Centrale
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11:09Rome Tiburtina5h43 16:52Bologna Centrale
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11:15Rome Termini2h15 13:30Bologna Centrale
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11:20Rome Termini2h15 13:35Bologna Centrale
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11:30Rome Termini1h55 13:25Bologna Centrale
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11:45Rome Termini2h15 14:00Bologna Centrale
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11:50Rome Termini2h15 14:05Bologna Centrale
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12:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 14:05Bologna Centrale
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12:03Rome Termini7h23 19:26Bologna Centrale
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12:20Rome Termini2h15 14:35Bologna Centrale
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12:30Rome Termini1h55 14:25Bologna Centrale
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12:40Rome Tiburtina4h01 16:41Bologna Centrale
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12:45Rome Termini2h15 15:00Bologna Centrale
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12:50Rome Termini2h15 15:05Bologna Centrale
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13:00Rome Termini5h48 18:48Bologna Centrale
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13:15Rome Termini2h15 15:30Bologna Centrale
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13:21Rome Termini2h14 15:35Bologna Centrale
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13:28Rome Termini7h58 21:26Bologna Centrale
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13:28Rome Termini6h58 20:26Bologna Centrale
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13:29Rome Tiburtina2h06 15:35Bologna Centrale
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13:30Rome Termini1h55 15:25Bologna Centrale
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13:45Rome Termini2h15 16:00Bologna Centrale
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13:50Rome Termini2h15 16:05Bologna Centrale
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14:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 16:05Bologna Centrale
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14:15Rome Termini2h15 16:30Bologna Centrale
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14:20Rome Termini2h15 16:35Bologna Centrale
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14:30Rome Termini1h55 16:25Bologna Centrale
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14:45Rome Termini2h15 17:00Bologna Centrale
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14:45Rome Termini1h57 16:42Bologna Centrale
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14:50Rome Termini2h15 17:05Bologna Centrale
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15:02Rome Termini6h18 21:20Bologna Centrale
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15:15Rome Termini2h15 17:30Bologna Centrale
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15:15Rome Tiburtina2h05 17:20Bologna Centrale
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15:22Rome Termini2h13 17:35Bologna Centrale
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15:30Rome Termini1h55 17:25Bologna Centrale
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15:40Rome Termini4h08 19:48Bologna Centrale
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15:45Rome Termini2h15 18:00Bologna Centrale
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15:50Rome Termini2h15 18:05Bologna Centrale
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15:58Rome Termini7h23 23:21Bologna Centrale
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16:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 18:05Bologna Centrale
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16:05Rome Termini2h15 18:20Bologna Centrale
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16:07Rome Tiburtina7h14 23:21Bologna Centrale
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16:15Rome Termini2h15 18:30Bologna Centrale
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16:20Rome Termini2h15 18:35Bologna Centrale
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16:30Rome Termini1h55 18:25Bologna Centrale
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16:35Rome Termini2h15 18:50Bologna Centrale
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16:39Rome Tiburtina3h59 20:38Bologna Centrale
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16:45Rome Termini2h15 19:00Bologna Centrale
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16:45Rome Termini1h57 18:42Bologna Centrale
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16:50Rome Termini2h15 19:05Bologna Centrale
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17:12Rome Termini6h38 23:50Bologna Centrale
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17:15Rome Termini2h15 19:30Bologna Centrale
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17:20Rome Termini2h15 19:35Bologna Centrale
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17:45Rome Termini1h57 19:42Bologna Centrale
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17:46Rome Termini2h14 20:00Bologna Centrale
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18:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 20:05Bologna Centrale
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18:00Rome Termini1h55 19:55Bologna Centrale
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18:05Rome Termini2h15 20:20Bologna Centrale
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18:29Rome Termini2h18 20:47Bologna Centrale
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18:45Rome Termini2h15 21:00Bologna Centrale
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18:45Rome Termini1h57 20:42Bologna Centrale
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18:50Rome Termini2h30 21:20Bologna Centrale
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19:00Rome Tiburtina2h20 21:20Bologna Centrale
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19:15Rome Termini2h15 21:30Bologna Centrale
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19:20Rome Termini2h15 21:35Bologna Centrale
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19:30Rome Termini2h15 21:45Bologna Centrale
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19:35Rome Termini2h15 21:50Bologna Centrale
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19:50Rome Termini2h15 22:05Bologna Centrale
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19:50Rome Termini2h10 22:00Bologna Centrale
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20:00Rome Tiburtina2h05 22:05Bologna Centrale
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20:10Rome Termini2h25 22:35Bologna Centrale
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20:23Rome Ostiense9h53 06:16Bologna Centrale
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20:45Rome Termini2h15 23:00Bologna Centrale
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21:00Rome Termini1h55 22:55Bologna Centrale
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22:35Rome Termini4h48 03:23Bologna Centrale
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Thu
Sep 19
$33Regionale Veloce
$16Bus Center
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Fri
Sep 20
$33Regionale Veloce
$16Bus Center
$119openskies
Sat
Sep 21
$23Intercity Notte
$14Bus Center
$199Alitalia
Sun
Sep 22
$33Regionale Veloce
$16Bus Center
$330csa
Mon
Sep 23
$33Regionale Veloce
$16Bus Center
$130Alitalia
Tue
Sep 24
$29Intercity
$14Bus Center
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Wed
Sep 25
$28Italo
$14Bus Center
$108Alitalia
Thu
Sep 26
$28Italo
$14Bus Center
$110Alitalia
Fri
Sep 27
$28Italo
$14Bus Center
$110Alitalia
Sat
Sep 28
$23Intercity
$14Bus Center
$108Alitalia
Sun
Sep 29
$28Italo
$14Bus Center
$256Blue Panorama Airlines
Mon
Sep 30
$28Italo
$14Bus Center
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Tue
Oct 1
$23Intercity
$12Flixbus
$89Alitalia
Wed
Oct 2
$23Intercity
$14Bus Center
$46Alitalia
Thu
Oct 3
$28Italo
$12Flixbus
$46Alitalia
Fri
Oct 4
$27Intercity Notte
$12Flixbus
$46Alitalia
Sat
Oct 5
$23Intercity
$12Flixbus
$46Alitalia
Sun
Oct 6
$23Intercity Notte
$12Flixbus
$110Alitalia
Mon
Oct 7
$23Intercity
$12Flixbus
$46Alitalia
Tue
Oct 8
$23Intercity
$14Bus Center
$46Alitalia
Wed
Oct 9
$20Intercity
$14Bus Center
$46Alitalia

The fastest trains

from Rome
to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Trains per day

133

Distance

304 km

Of the 133 train that leave Rome for Bologna every day 115 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 304 km distance in an average of 2 h 57 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 55 m .

The slowest train will take 10 h 11 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.

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12:30Rome Termini1h55 14:25Bologna Centrale
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$721One-way
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18:30Rome Termini1h55 20:25Bologna Centrale
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17:30Rome Termini1h55 19:25Bologna Centrale
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10:30Rome Termini1h55 12:25Bologna Centrale
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08:30Rome Termini1h55 10:25Bologna Centrale
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Journey Summary

Rome to Bologna Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 48 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $22
Trains depart from:Rome
Trains arrive in:Bologna
Distance:304 km
TrainTrain Companies:Intercity, Italo, Intercity Notte, Regionale Veloce

Trains from Rome to Bologna

Rail connections between Rome and Bologna have never been better, with Italy's high-speed rail network meaning that most direct trains from Rome to Bologna now take just over two hours. There are frequent direct high-speed and slower stopping services seven days a week, most leaving from Rome Termini station, but some departing from Rome Tiburtina. Departure times range from early morning to late evening.

Which train companies travel from Rome to Bologna?

Private rail operator Italo provides weekday connections from Rome to Bologna on the high-speed lines. The timetable also includes direct services to Bologna Centrale from national rail operator Trenitalia, using its high-speed Frecciarossa and Frecciargento trains for high-speed connections.

How long is the train from Rome to Bologna?

Some of Italo's high-speed services manage the 205-mile route north from Rome to Bologna in just one hour and 55 minutes but most Italo and Trenitalia high-speed services take around 15 to 20 minutes longer. Trenitalia also offers daily slow stopping services which take between four and five hours to reach Bologna.

How many trains are there from Rome to Bologna?

There are at least four to five trains an hour daily from Rome to Bologna, the majority of them high-speed services. Trenitalia schedules also include 5-6 daily economical slow trains taking twice as long to reach the northern city. Timetables begin in the early morning and continue throughout the day until late evening.

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

Departure train station: Services depart from either Rome Termini or Rome Tiburtina. Termini station is located in the heart of Rome city center, with public transport links provided by local bus routes and Metro trains on lines A and B. Some trains depart from Tiburtina Station, on the north-east side of the city, with connections on Metro line B and from buses stopping at the adjacent terminus. Both stations offer coffee bars, food stores, luggage storage facilities, and taxi stands.

Arrival train station: Trains arrive at Bologna Centrale. Bologna Centrale Station is located about a mile north of the historic city center, with local buses making the trip downtown in about ten minutes. The station concourse has a cafe, restaurant, gift shop, and baggage storage facilities.

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