There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Cento by bus, train, rideshare, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Line 97 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Autostazione to Cento Cimitero 97

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Cento 21.1 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 455 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to S.Pietro In Casale Rv / ...
  2. Take the line 455 bus from San Pietro In C. Stazione to Cento Cimitero 455 / ...

$3 - $9

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bologna to Cento 21.5 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Cento 21.5 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Autostazione and arriving at Cento Cimitero. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Cento is 27 km. The road distance is 34.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Cento without a car is to line 97 bus which takes 51 min and costs .

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The line 97 bus from Autostazione to Cento Cimitero takes 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bologna to Cento bus services, operated by TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna, depart from Autostazione station.

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Bologna to Cento bus services, operated by TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna, arrive at Cento Cimitero station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Cento is 34 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Bologna to Cento.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Cento. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bologna and Cento. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Cento.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna operates a bus from Bologna to Cento hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
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 Bologna C.Le to S.Pietro In Casale
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
Phone
051.350111
Website
tper.it
Bus from Autostazione to Cento Cimitero
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tper.it
Bus from San Pietro In C. Stazione to Cento Cimitero
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tper.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Cento
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bologna to Cento
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Taxi Auto Pubbliche
Phone
+39 051 246555
NCC Noleggio
Phone
+39 329 213 5536
Website
nccangelo.com
Cotabo
Phone
+39 051 372727
Website
cotabo.it

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