There are 4 ways to get from Venice to Bologna by train, bus, rideshare or car

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

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station VE-NA / ...

$21 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Venice to Bologna 96.5 miles

$7 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Bologna, Bologna 537 / ...

$8 - $15

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Bologna 96.4 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Bologna is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 14€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Bologna is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs 18€ - 29€.

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The distance between Venice and Bologna is 131 km. The road distance is 154 km.

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The train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Bologna, Bologna. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia Santa Lucia Station and arriving at Bologna Centrale Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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

ItaloTreno operates a train from Venice to Bologna hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Trenitalia Frecce also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Bologna every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Venice to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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