There are 10 ways to get from Bologna to Dijon by train, bus and ferry, bus, night train, 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  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne Ec
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville Tgv

$95 - $181

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Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Geneva N504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Dijon 759

$59 - $99

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Dijon

$73 - $87

Train, Thello  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Dijon Ville 220

$90 - $131

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Dijon 494.9 miles

$110 - $180

Fly Bologna to Lyon, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville

$112 - $370

Fly Bologna to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Paris CDG (CDG) BLQ - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Dijon Ville

$96 - $333

Train to Venice, fly to Lyon, train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville

$93 - $421

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
  4. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville

$122 - $337

Train to Venice, fly to Geneva, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
  4. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville

$113 - $404

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Bologna and arriving at Dijon via Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Dijon Ville via Milano Centrale and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Dijon is 581 km. The road distance is 791.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Dijon without a car is to train which takes 8 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Bologna to Dijon, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Bologna to Dijon is to train which takes 8 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Bologna to Dijon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dijon station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Dijon.
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  • Distance: 363.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Dijon, France?

You can take a train from Bologna to Dijon via Milano Centrale and Lausanne in around 8 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Dijon via Geneva in around 15 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $90
First
$80 - $150
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Milano Centrale to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thello.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $25
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

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 Geneva
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bologna to Dijon train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Dijon Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Dijon is 792 km. It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to drive from Bologna to Dijon.

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Hop! offers flights from Bologna Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Bologna to Dijon bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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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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