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There are 4 ways to get from Bologna to La Bandita by train, taxi, bus, night train 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, taxi

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pontedera-Casciana T
  3. Take a taxi from Pontedera-Casciana T to La Bandita

Cheapest option

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Pisa Centrale

2 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Florence
  2. Take the bus from Firenze, Villa Costanza to Pontedera Ponsacco

Drive

  1. Drive from Bologna to La Bandita

Bologna to La Bandita by night train, walk and bus

The journey time between Bologna and La Bandita is around 33h 46m and covers a distance of around 203 km. This includes an average layover time of around 29h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 25h 46m. Operated by Nightjet, Consorzio Pisano Trasporti and CTT NORD, the Bologna to La Bandita service departs from Bologna Centrale and arrives in Orciano. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 55m
Layover time:
29h 51m
Total time:
33h 46m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
25h 46m
Journey distance:
203 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€17
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:46
Last service departs at:
05:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bologna to La Bandita night train, walk and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to La Bandita is to night train which costs €16 - €23 and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to La Bandita is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 2h 9m.

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The distance between Bologna and La Bandita is 129 km. The road distance is 176.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to La Bandita without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 9m and costs €70 - €130.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Bologna to La Bandita, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to La Bandita is 177 km. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Bologna to La Bandita.

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There are 222+ hotels available in La Bandita. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to La Bandita.
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  • Distance: 128.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and La Bandita, Tuscany, Italy?

You can take a bus from Bologna to La Bandita via Florence, Firenze, Villa Costanza, and Pontedera Ponsacco in around 3h 44m. Alternatively, Nightjet operates a vehicle from Bologna Centrale to Pisa Centrale 3 times a week. Tickets cost €13 - €18 and the journey takes 2h 45m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
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 Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pontedera-Casciana T
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €10
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Bologna Autostazione to Florence Villa Constanza Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna Terminal Bus 200 MT Da Stazione FS to Florence Villa Constanza Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
Marino Autolinee
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bologna Stazione Autolinee to Florence Villa Constanza Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
RegioJet
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Firenze, Villa Costanza to Pontedera Ponsacco
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
Other operators
Taxi from Pontedera-Casciana T to La Bandita
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Taxi Jacques
Phone
+39 345 440 4785
Website
taxi-jacques.business.site
Radio Taxi Lucca
Phone
+39 0583 1745
Website
paginegialle.it
Massi Tour
Phone
+39 0583 179 7060
Website
massitour.com
DeCo Touring
Phone
+39 338 100 7433
Tuscany Taxi
Phone
+39 0586 882020
Website
tuscanybytaxi.it
Taxi Livorno
Phone
+39 0586 883377
Website
taxiforcruisers.com
Taxi 800 900216
Phone
+39 0586 883377

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