There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Lucca by train, bus 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 Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 48 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 Lucca Reg / ...

$22 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence, Florence N526 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Lucca 512

$10 - $16

3 alternative options

Train via Prato Centrale  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Prato Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Prato Centrale to Lucca Reg / ...

$10 - $25

Bus Baltour  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to MONTECATINI TERME - Stazione Ferroviaria Fermata Lazzi Baltour
  2. Take the bus from P.Za Italia, to Piazzale Verdi P851

$11 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Lucca 97.5 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Lucca is to bus which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Lucca is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Lucca is 98 km. The road distance is 156 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Bologna to Lucca, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Lucca via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Lucca via Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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

You can take a train from Bologna to Lucca via Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Lucca via Florence, Florence in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Prato Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
Train from Prato Centrale to Lucca
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Lucca
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to MONTECATINI TERME - Stazione Ferroviaria Fermata Lazzi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Blubus
Website
blubus.it
Bus from P.Za Italia, to Piazzale Verdi
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
blubus.it

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