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There are 8 ways to get from Bologna to Sanremo by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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 via Milano Centrale  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo Reg / ...

$44 - $84

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Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Genoa, Genoa N504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Sanremo 513

$25 - $43

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe Reg
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo Reg / ...

$30 - $64

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna *Int_GENOVA* to Genova Marinobus
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Sanremo

$32 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Sanremo 266.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Bologna to Genoa, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Genoa (GOA) BLQ - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo

$65 - $353

Fly Bologna to Nice, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Nice (NCE) BLQ - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Sanremo

$89 - $289

Train to Venice, fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Sanremo

$55 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Sanremo is to night bus and bus which costs 28€ - 31€ and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Sanremo is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Sanremo via Genoa, Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Sanremo via Milano Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Sanremo is 294 km. The road distance is 426.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Sanremo without a car is to train which takes 6 h 26 min and costs 35€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Bologna to Sanremo, including transfers.

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Bologna to Sanremo bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna to Sanremo train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Sanremo is to train which takes 6 h 26 min and costs 35€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Sanremo.
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  • Distance: 183.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Bologna to Sanremo via Milano Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe in around 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Sanremo via Genoa, Genoa in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Tunis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna *Int_GENOVA* to Genova
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Genova to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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There is no direct flight from Bologna Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Bologna to Sanremo bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Sanremo station.

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Bologna to Sanremo train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Sanremo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Sanremo is 427 km. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Bologna to Sanremo.

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Vueling Airlines, Blue Panorama Airlines, Air Dolomiti and three other airlines offer flights from Bologna Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 1801+ hotels available in Sanremo. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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