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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 26

$18 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fr / ...
  2. Rv / ...
  3. Fa / ...

$28 - $63

Train via Parma  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fb / ...
  2. La Spezia - Parma / ...

$26 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 157.3 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Monterosso al Mare, Italy?

Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare once daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare via Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bologna and Monterosso al Mare is 139 km. The road distance is 252 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare is to bus which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Monterosso via Firenze Smn, Pisa Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Bologna to Monterosso al Mare, including transfers.