There are 6 ways to get from Bologna to Rimini by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or shuttle

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  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Rimini Fb / ...

$8 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna - Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Rimini - Centro Studi 7 / ...

$4 - $10

4 alternative options

Night train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna C.Le to Rimini Reg / ...

$18 - $27

Rideshare  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Rimini 73.5 miles

$7

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Rimini 73.9 miles

$17 - $26

Shuttle  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bologna to Rimini

$35 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Rimini is to bus which costs 4€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Rimini is to train which costs 7€ - 22€ and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna - Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre and arriving at Rimini - Centro Studi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Rimini. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Rimini is 109 km. The road distance is 118.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Rimini without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs 7€ - 22€.

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The train from Bologna C.Le to Rimini takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bologna to Rimini bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, depart from Bologna - Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre station.

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

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The best way to get from Bologna to Rimini is to train which takes 52 min and costs 7€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Rimini.
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  • Distance: 68.1 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Bologna to Rimini every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 52 min. Trenitalia also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Bologna to Rimini 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Rimini
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Rimini
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Trenitalia Intercity

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
Night train from Bologna C.Le to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna - Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Rimini - Centro Studi
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Bologna to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Società Autocooperative Trasporti Italiani S.p.A.
Phone
0874.63999
Email
info@satiautobus.com
Website
satiautobus.com
Bus from Bologna - Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Rimini - Via Annibale Fada
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
satiautobus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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