There are 6 ways to get from Bologna to Ferrara by train, bus, night 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.

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara Rv / ...

$3 - $22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Ferrara 30.5 miles

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna Autostazione to Kennedy 356 / ...

$4 - $11

Night train  •  31 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara En / ...

$4 - $19

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bologna to Ferrara 30.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Ferrara 30.8 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Ferrara is to rideshare which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Ferrara is to train which costs 3€ - 19€ and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Ferrara is 44 km. The road distance is 49.3 km.

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The train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna Autostazione and arriving at Kennedy. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Ferrara. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Ferrara.
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  • Distance: 27.7 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Bologna to Ferrara hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 29 min. ItaloTreno also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna operates a bus from Bologna to Ferrara hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Ferrara Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale Station to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna *Int_VICENZA* to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bologna to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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