There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Montepulciano 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Chiusi-Chianciano T. Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Chiusi Stazione-P.Zza Dante to P.Ta Delle Farine Opp. Ft5 / ...

20€ - 73€

Cheapest option

Bus via Foiano Mio Bar  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre to Valdichiana

12€ - 18€

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Bologna Centrale  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Chiusi-Chianciano T. Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Chiusi Stazione-P.Zza Dante to P.Ta Delle Farine Opp. Ft5 / ...

17€ - 103€

Bus  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Bettolle 1518 / ...

13€ - 20€

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Bologna to Montepulciano 213.8 km

29€ - 45€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Montepulciano is to bus via Foiano Mio Bar which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 4h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Montepulciano is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Montepulciano. However, there are services departing from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre and arriving at P.Ta Delle Farine via Foiano Mio Bar and Bettolle Piazza Del Popolo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Bologna and Montepulciano is 160 km. The road distance is 213.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Montepulciano without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 46m and costs 20€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Bologna to Montepulciano, including transfers.

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Bologna to Montepulciano bus services, operated by Gruppo Di Maio, depart from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre station.

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Bologna to Montepulciano bus services, operated by Gruppo Di Maio, arrive at Valdichiana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Montepulciano is 214 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Bologna to Montepulciano.

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There are 1798+ hotels available in Montepulciano. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Montepulciano.
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  • Distance: 159.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Montepulciano, Tuscany, Italy?

Gruppo Di Maio operates a bus from Bologna to Montepulciano twice a week. Tickets cost 8€ - 12€ and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Train operators
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Chiusi-Chianciano T.
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 19€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Chiusi-Chianciano T.
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
13€ - 19€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Firenze S.M.N. to Chiusi-Chianciano T.
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 10€
Base 2nd Class
17€ - 21€
Base 1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
7€ - 9€
Base 2nd Class
13€ - 16€
Base 1st Class
22€ - 25€
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Phone
+39.0565.260111
Email
segreteria@tiemmespa.it
Website
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Chiusi Stazione-P.Zza Dante to P.Ta Delle Farine Opp.
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Tiemme Spa
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre to Valdichiana
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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).

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 Bettolle
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to BETTOLLE - P.zza Del Popolo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Baltour

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