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from Nice to Bologna

You can get from Nice to Bologna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Nice to Bologna on Jan 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:35PMNice6h35 08:10PMBologna, Autostazione
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$221One-way
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01:35PMNice6h35 08:10PMBologna, Autostazione
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$221One-way
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08:50AMNice9h05 05:55PMBologna, Autostazione
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$301One-way
11:40PMNice7h05 06:45AMBologna, Autostazione
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$361One-way
08:20AMNice9h35 05:55PMBologna, Autostazione
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$351One-way

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Jan 17
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$22Flixbus
Tue
Jan 18
$41Regionale
$21Flixbus
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Jan 19
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$28Flixbus
Thu
Jan 20
$30Intercity
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Travel Information from Nice to Bologna

distanceDistance208 miles (336 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $52
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $40 (€33) • 7 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $52 (€43) • 6 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Frecciabianca

Take a bus or train to travel 208 miles (336 km) between Nice and Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Frecciabianca among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Nice to Bologna.

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FAQs

Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Nice to Bologna?

Travel between Nice, France and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bologna from Nice?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bologna, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/15/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Nice to Bologna.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Nice, France from Bologna, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Nice, France from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Nice, France from Bologna, Italy?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Nice from Bologna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Nice, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/15/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Nice from Bologna here.

What are the ways to get from Nice to Bologna?

There are 2 travel options from Nice to Bologna: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nice to Bologna?

The cheapest way to go to Bologna from Nice is by taking a train, which costs on average $40 (€33).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bologna:

A train is generally $12 (€10) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $52 (€43) from Nice to Bologna.

What is the quickest way to get from Nice to Bologna?

The quickest way to travel from Nice to Bologna is by bus, which takes on average 6 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 28 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Nice to Bologna?

The distance is approximately 208 miles (336 km) from Nice to Bologna.

How many services a day are there from Nice to Bologna?

The average frequency per day from Nice to Bologna is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Nice and Bologna as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Nice? Where do I arrive in Bologna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Nice to Bologna:

  • Buses mostly leave from Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2 and tend to arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Trains mostly leave from Nice Ville and tend to arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Which travel companies can get me from Nice to Bologna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Nice to Bologna:

  • You can take a bus from Nice to Bologna with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $52 (€43) with Flixbus from Nice to Bologna.
  • You can travel by train to Bologna from Nice with Frecciabianca, and you can find Frecciabianca Nice to Bologna tickets for $40 (€33) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Nice to Bologna?

Omio customers who travel from Nice to Bologna often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Rome or Florence. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bologna and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book tickets to Bologna from Nice online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Nice to Bologna, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $52 (€43) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $40 (€33) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Nice to Bologna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.