There are 7 ways to get from Bologna to Capri by train, ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$68 - $124

Cheapest option

Night bus, ferry  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna to Caserta Marinobus / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$47 - $72

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Bus, ferry  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Rome 522 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Sorrento
  3. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

$53 - $87

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Sorrento
  2. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

$108 - $157

Fly from Bologna, ferry  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Naples (NAP) BLQ - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$119 - $303

Train to Verona, fly, ferry  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Naples (NAP) VRN - NAP
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$84 - $384

Train to Venice, fly, ferry  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Naples (NAP) VCE - NAP
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$81 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Capri is to night bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Capri is to fly and ferry which costs 100€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Capri is 499 km.

The best way to get from Bologna to Capri without a car is to train and ferry which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 55€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Bologna to Capri, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Bologna Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 2112+ hotels available in Capri. Prices start at $105 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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Map of how to get from Bologna to Capri.
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  • Distance: 311.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Capri, Campania, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Bologna to Capri. However, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the line 1 subway to Università, take the walk to Naples, then take the ferry to Capri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bologna to Capri via Rome, Roma, Sorrento, and Sorrento in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Verona to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Venice to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Verona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Verona to Naples via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
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
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 Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bologna, Autostaz.Piazza XX Settembre to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna to Caserta
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
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 Caserta
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
gescab.it

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