There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Siena by bus, train, rideshare 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Siena 528 / ...

$9 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 12 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 - $31

Train  •  2 h 34 min

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

$23 - $38

Rideshare  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Siena 104.9 miles

$11

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Siena 104.7 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Siena is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Siena is 131 km. The road distance is 167.5 km.

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The bus from Bologna, Bologna to Siena takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Siena. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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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 Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Siena.
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  • Distance: 81.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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 10 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 and Firenze Smn in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Tiemme Spa
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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