There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Bologna by train, bus, night train, 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.

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venice to Bologna hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Bologna every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Baltour also services this route once daily.

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
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Venezia to Bologna
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Venice to Bologna
Avg. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Venice to Bologna?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Bologna is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Venice to Bologna is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 24€.

Is there a direct train between Venice and Bologna?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Bologna C.Le. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Venice and Bologna?

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 30 min.

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

The train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.