There are 3 ways to get from Bologna to Cortona by train, night train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Camucia Cortona Rv / ...

$14 - $42

2 alternative options

Night train, bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Arezzo Nj
  2. Take the bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to Cortona Piazza Mercato Ls6

$15 - $31

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Cortona 132.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Cortona. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Camucia Cortona via Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Cortona is 145 km. The road distance is 211.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Cortona without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Bologna to Cortona, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Cortona is 212 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Bologna to Cortona.

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There are 1816+ hotels available in Cortona. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Cortona.
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  • Distance: 90.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Bologna to Cortona via Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 28 min.

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Camucia Cortona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Arezzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Phone
+39.0565.260111
Email
segreteria@tiemmespa.it
Website
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to Cortona Piazza Mercato
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it

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