There are 4 ways to get from Bologna to Pula 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  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Pula

$46 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

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

$27 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus via Trieste  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Trieste N482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Pula

$32 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Pula 263.4 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Pula is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Pula is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 12 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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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Bologna to Pula, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Pula. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bologna to Pula via Trieste in around 6 h 42 min.

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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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 Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Trieste to Pula
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
fils.hr
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.

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 Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Pula
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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