There are 3 ways to get from Bologna to Pula by train, ferry, 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, line 2 ferry, ferry  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia Rv / ...
  2. Take the line 2 ferry from P.le Roma to Sacca Fisola DX 4.1 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula

$91 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Pula 418

$27 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Pula 263.4 miles

$60 - $95

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Pula. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Pula is 203 km. The road distance is 421.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Pula without a car is to train and line 2 ferry and ferry which takes 6 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Bologna to Pula, including transfers.

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Bologna to Pula bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna to Pula bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Pula station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Pula is 422 km. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Bologna to Pula.

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Book your Bologna to Pula bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 6611+ hotels available in Pula. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Pula.
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  • Distance: 126.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Pula, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Pula 4 times a week. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

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 Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
ItaloTreno
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Pula
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
ACTV S.p.a
Phone
+ 39 041 27 22 111
Email
protocollo@pec.actv.it
Website
actv.avmspa.it
Ferry from P.le Roma to Sacca Fisola DX
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
actv.avmspa.it

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