There are 7 ways to get from Trieste to Bologna by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Bologna, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Trieste to Bologna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, ATVO S.p.A. operates a bus from Trieste to Bologna once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Bologna via Rome
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Bologna via Munich
Avg. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Bologna via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Avg. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Avg. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Rovigo to Bologna C.Le
Avg. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Bologna
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
atvo.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Bologna, Bologna
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Trieste to Bologna
Avg. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Trieste to Bologna?

The distance between Trieste and Bologna is 231 km. The road distance is 302 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Bologna is to rideshare which costs 16€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Trieste to Bologna?

The quickest way to get from Trieste to Bologna is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 45€.

Is there a direct train between Trieste and Bologna?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Bologna C.Le. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

Is there a direct bus between Trieste and Bologna?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trieste Station and arriving at Bologna. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Trieste to Bologna?

The train from Trieste Centrale to Bologna C.Le takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs three times a day.