Florence to Bologna

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35 trains from $11
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100 trains from $11
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108 trains from $10
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Fri
Sep 20
$11Regionale
$10Marino Autolinee
Sat
Sep 21
$11Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Sun
Sep 22
$11Regionale
$10Marino Autolinee
Mon
Sep 23
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Tue
Sep 24
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Wed
Sep 25
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Thu
Sep 26
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Fri
Sep 27
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Sat
Sep 28
$11Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Sun
Sep 29
$11Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Mon
Sep 30
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Tue
Oct 1
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Wed
Oct 2
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Thu
Oct 3
$15Italo
$7Marino Autolinee
Fri
Oct 4
$10Regionale
$3Flixbus
Sat
Oct 5
$18Italo
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Sun
Oct 6
$18Italo
$3Flixbus
Mon
Oct 7
$10Regionale
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Tue
Oct 8
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee
Wed
Oct 9
$11Italo
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Thu
Oct 10
$10Regionale
$7Marino Autolinee

How to Travel from Florence to Bologna

The distance between Florence to Bologna is approximately 102 kilometers. This is a relatively short distance making road and rail travel ideal options. There are two main public transportation options for travelers who want to travel in Italy between Florence and Bologna. Travelers can choose between train or bus. It is also possible to travel by rental car or use a ride share option to journey between the cities. Air travel is not a sensible option as the two cities are located very close to each other.

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Florence to Bologna Travel Comparison

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€9

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€16

0:35 h

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What is the best way to travel from Florence to Bologna?

Cheapest way to travel from Florence to Bologna


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Florence to Bologna. Most buses traveling from Florence to Bologna depart from either Florence's Piazzale Montelungo or Autostazione Busitalia-Sita Nord and take an hour and a half to arrive at Bologna's central bus station. Most buses depart from Montelungo, which is a short walk to the north of the historic center of Florence. At least 10 buses travel from Florence to Bologna every day, with the earliest departing at 2:10 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Florence to Bologna include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter. Ridesharing services like BlaBlaCar also frequently travel from Florence to Bologna.


Fastest way to travel from Florence to Bologna


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Since there are no direct flights, the fastest way to travel from Florence to Bologna is by taking a high-speed train. Trains traveling from Florence to Bologna depart from either Florence's Santa Maria Novella, Rifredi, or Campo di Marte train stations and take as little as 35 minutes to arrive at Bologna Centrale train station. Both Trenitalia and Italo offer frequent trains from Florence to Bologna, with the first train departing at 4:32 a.m. Nearly 90 trains travel from Florence to Bologna per day.


Most popular way to travel from Florence to Bologna


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Florence to Bologna. Taking a high-speed train is usually an hour faster than taking the bus, while also only costing an additional €6 on average. Be sure to look for a Frecciarossa, Frecciargento or Italo train, which are approximately an hour faster than taking a regional Trenitalia train. Trains traveling from Florence to Bologna are also usually more convenient for travelers since approximately 90 trains depart from Florence throughout the day.


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Florence
Bologna
BusFirenze (Autostazione Sita - Via S. Caterina Da Siena)

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BusFirenze - Montelungo

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TrainFirenze S.M.N.

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