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There are 4 ways to get from Bologna to Pistoia by train, bus or car

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pistoia Firenze - Pistoia - Lucca - Viareggio / ...

$18 - $32

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 46m

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

$7 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from P.Za Stazione to P.Za Dante 51Pqf / ...

$20 - $30

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Bologna to Pistoia 72.4 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Pistoia is to train which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Pistoia is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Pistoia. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Pistoia via Firenze Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Bologna and Pistoia is 71 km. The road distance is 115.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Pistoia without a car is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs 15€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Bologna to Pistoia, including transfers.

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Bologna to Pistoia train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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Bologna to Pistoia train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Pistoia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Pistoia is 116 km. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Bologna to Pistoia.

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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 37m

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

You can take a train from Bologna to Pistoia via Firenze S.Maria Novella and Firenze Smn in around 1h 37m.

Train operators
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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 Smn to Pistoia
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $7
Train from Bologna C.Le to Prato Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
Bus operators
Blubus
Email
info@blubus.it
Website
blubus.it
Bus from P.Za Stazione to P.Za Dante
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Blubus

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