Directions from Bologna to Siena

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  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to San Domenico 131 / ...

$21 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Siena 519 / ...

$9 - $16

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Siena Reg / ...

$23 - $39

Bus via Florence  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence N535 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Firenze to Siena 2526R / ...

$16 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Siena 104.7 miles

$25 - $40

Rideshare  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Siena 104.9 miles

$12

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Siena every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Baltour also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Siena via Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Siena
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from FIRENZE-Autostazione Sita to SIENA-P.zza Gramsci
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Bus from BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus to SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Firenze to Siena
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bologna and Siena is 131 km. The road distance is 168 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Siena is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Siena is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Siena. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Siena via Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Siena. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Bologna to Siena, including transfers.