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There are 9 ways to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to St-Marcellin Ter

€118 - €216

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Milan 507 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Grenoble 740
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen T60

€37 - €57

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Train, bus  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Grenoble 503 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen T60

€44 - €93

Drive  •  6h 12m

  1. Drive from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans 624.1 km

€75 - €120

Fly Bologna to Lyon, bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford to Stade

€66 - €237

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train, bus  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Rogoredo
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Grenoble
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen

€199 - €416

Train to Venice, fly to Lyon, bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Oxford
  4. Take the bus from Oxford to Stade

€62 - €254

Fly Bologna to Marseille, drive  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Marseille (MRS) BLQ - MRS
  2. Drive from Marseille to Pont-en-Royans

€44 - €151

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Lyon, bus  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS
  4. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Oxford
  5. Take the bus from Oxford to Stade

€93 - €221

Bologna to Pont-en-Royans by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Bologna and Pont-en-Royans is around 14h 17m and covers a distance of around 651 km. The fastest journey normally takes 14h 17m. Operated by ItaloTreno, FlixBus and Transisère, the Bologna to Pont-en-Royans service departs from Bologna Centrale Station and arrives in College Raymond Guelen. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 17m
Fastest journey time:
14h 17m
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€44
Carbon emissions:
55 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:06
Last service departs at:
18:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bologna to Pont-en-Royans train, walk and bus schedules

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pont-en-Royans is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pont-en-Royans is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pont-en-Royans is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from France.

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans is to bus which costs €35 - €60 and takes 11h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans is to fly and drive which takes 5h 49m and costs €40 - €160.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans. However, there are services departing from Bologna and arriving at College Raymond Guelen via Milan and Gare Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 54m.

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The distance between Bologna and Pont-en-Royans is 477 km. The road distance is 624.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans without a car is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs €110 - €220.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans, including transfers.

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Bologna to Pont-en-Royans bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs €110 - €220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 11h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Bologna to Pont-en-Royans bus services, operated by Transisère, arrive at College Raymond Guelen station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans.
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  • Distance: 477.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Pont-en-Royans, France?

You can take a train from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux, and St-Marcellin in around 7h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans via Milan and Gare Routiere in around 11h 54m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€9 - €70
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€27 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to St-Marcellin
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Marcellin Isere
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Rail 1st Class
€23 - €35
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 Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€25 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€23 - €35
Smart Flex
€45 - €65
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€16 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transisère
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Transisère
Bus from Oxford to Stade
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Transisère
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Baltour
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bologna to Milano
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Marozzi VT
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Bologna to Milano
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Oxford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Pont-en-Royans is 624 km. It takes approximately 6h 12m to drive from Bologna to Pont-en-Royans.

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Air France offers flights from Bologna Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Pont-en-Royans. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to shuttle which takes 7 min and costs €5 - €26.

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