There are 8 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.

Recommended option

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

$49 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Milan, Milan 421 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Alba 413 / ...

$21 - $37

6 alternative options

Night train  •  5 h 3 min

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

$39 - $50

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna to Torino 120 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino - Torino Esposizioni to Alba - Autostazione 108

$42 - $52

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Bologna to Alba 193.6 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Turin, train  •  7 h 13 min

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

$48 - $255

Fly to Genoa, train  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Genoa (GOA) BLQ - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Asti

$70 - $360

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Milan Linate (LIN) BLQ - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

$78 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Alba is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Alba is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h.

More details

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

Get driving directions

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

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Alba. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Alba via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

More details

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.

More details

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 Milan, Milan in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $320
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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
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 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
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
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Bologna to Turin via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 Genoa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Bologna to Genoa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
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
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
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 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Trenitalia Intercity
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
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 Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Alba
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.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
$35
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Bus Company S.r.l.
Website
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

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.