There are 6 ways to get from Bologna to Alba by train, bus, night train, 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  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Torino Porta Susa Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Sfm

$48 - $73

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Night bus, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna to Torino Marozzi-Marino / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino - Torino Esposizioni to Alba - Autostazione 108

$25 - $52

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Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Turin, Torino N504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fermata 161 - BENGASI EST to Fermata 17659 - Alba 2014 / ...

$28 - $49

Night train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna C.Le to Asti Icn

$37 - $48

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Bologna to Alba 193.6 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Turin (TRN) BLQ - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

$48 - $253

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Alba. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Fermata 17659 - Alba via Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO and Fermata 161 - BENGASI EST. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Alba. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Alba via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Alba is 263 km. The road distance is 309.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Alba without a car is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Bologna to Alba, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Bologna to Alba is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bologna Airport to Turin Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Bologna to Alba bus services, operated by 5T Torino, arrive at Fermata 17659 - Alba station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Alba.
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  • Distance: 164.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Bologna to Alba via Torino Porta Susa in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Alba via Turin, Torino, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO, and Fermata 161 - BENGASI EST in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Bari
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Trenitalia Intercity

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
Night train from Bologna C.Le to Asti
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
5T Torino
Email
info@5t.torino.it
Website
5t.torino.it
Bus from Fermata 161 - BENGASI EST to Fermata 17659 - Alba
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
5t.torino.it
Bus Company S.r.l.
Website
buscompany.it
Bus from Torino - C.So Maroncelli / Via Genova to Alba - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
buscompany.it
Bus from Torino - Torino Esposizioni to Alba - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
buscompany.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Night bus from Bologna to Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna to Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Bologna to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Alba is 310 km. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Bologna to Alba.

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easyJet, Iberia, Air Moldova and seven other airlines offer flights from Bologna Airport to Turin Airport.

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There are 1026+ hotels available in Alba. Prices start at $68 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 .

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