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Why go to Bologna with Kombo?

Kombo is a train, bus, plane and carpooling ticket booking site. Founded in 2016, several hundred thousand customers have traveled with us. We offer more than 17 tickets to go to Bologna, from 8 cities.

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How do I get to Bologna?

To get to Bologna you can take the train, the bus. Indeed, there are 6 trains, 11 buses arriving in Bologna every day.

Each of these types of transport has its own advantages. That's why Kombo helps you choose. From the fastest to the cheapest, from the most ecological to the most comfortable, there is something for everyone.

The train is a fast and comfortable means of transportation that will save you precious hours to get to Bologna. Indeed, in addition to offering you the possibility to stretch your legs and walk through the cars, some trains can reach 300 km/h and the railway stations, often located in the heart of the city, are therefore easy to find and very accessible.
In addition, travelling by train, you will be able to discover the picturesque landscapes of the regions you pass through to get to Bologna.
Finally, if you care about our beautiful planet, you should know that today's trains, whether they are fast or slower, are the most environmentally friendly means of transportation.

The bus, like carpooling, often has the advantage of being the cheapest way to travel. In addition to that, even if the trips for Bologna can be longer or of the same duration as by car, today's buses are equipped with comfortable seats and often benefit from a free wifi connection. This will allow you to do your favorite activities without worrying and thus, not to see the time passing. On the other hand if you like to chat and meet people, carpooling with blablacar will be the perfect option.

Which cities are connected to Bologna?

On Kombo, you can find direct train tickets from 4 different cities to Bologna.

Just over 4 cities have direct trains to Bologna, including Milan, Rome, Florence

There are also direct bus tickets from 4 different cities to Bologna.

Kombo has developed a technology that combines all means of transportation. Thus, Bologna is accessible from 8 cities.

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How to pay less for your transport ticket to Bologna

For the train, we advise you to make your journey to Bologna at staggered times. Therefore, leaving in the middle of the day during the week, or on the contrary very early in the morning or late in the evening is ideal to have access to lower prices. At weekends, as with air travel, train tickets are more expensive, especially on Friday and Sunday evenings. Finally, anticipating weekends and holidays will save you a few euros, in fact, the earlier you take your tickets, the less you will pay.
To pay less, you can also favour low-cost airlines such as OuiGo in France or even take out special subscriptions.
Find all our tips for buying cheap train tickets

For buses, even if they generally offer cheaper prices than trains and planes, the prices of buses or carpooling for Bologna, vary over time. Indeed, the more crowded it gets, the higher the ticket prices for Bologna. So the earlier you buy your tickets, the cheaper you'll be. Find our page with the secrets to find your cheap bus tickets.

Which company to go to Bologna ?

Bologna is served by the following railway companies :
  • Trenitalia, the Italian public train company
  • Italo NTV
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa
  • Intercity
  • Intercity Notte
  • EuroCity
No less than 13 bus companies can take you to Bologna :

How to buy your ticket for Bologna ?

After finding a cheap ticket on Kombo, we recommend you to book it directly on our website. As Kombo compares the prices of all buses, trains and planes, you will have the best choice and the best price on your ticket for Bologna. Be careful, buses, trains and even planes can be quickly full during the weekend and holidays. And if you don't want to leave after buying a ticket, we've got you covered with a guide to how to cancel your bus and train tickets easily.

Where do the trains arrive at Bologna?

When you arrive in the city of Bologna the trains stop at 3 different train stations.
In general trains stop at Bologna Centrale or Bologna S. Ruffillo stations.
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  • Bologna S. Ruffillo

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  • Bologna San Vitale

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Where does the bus arrive in Bologna?

In Bologna buses stop at 2 bus stations. The most frequent are Stazione Ferroviaria di Bologna Centrale and Bologna Centrale.
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  • Bologna Centrale

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