There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Umbria by train, bus, night bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Perugia Ic / ...

$30 - $45

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Night bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna, Bologna to Perugia, Perugia N539

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Perugia - Bus Terminal

$35 - $65

Rideshare  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Perugia 159.8 miles

$16

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Perugia 159.6 miles

$35 - $60

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Perugia, Perugia. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Perugia. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Umbria is 193 km. The road distance is 255.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Umbria without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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The train from Bologna C.Le to Perugia takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Bologna to Umbria train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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

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Bologna to Umbria train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Perugia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Umbria is 255 km. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Bologna to Umbria.

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  • Distance: 120.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Bologna to Perugia twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
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
Train from Bologna C.Le to Perugia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
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
Night bus from Bologna, Bologna to Perugia, Perugia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Perugia
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bologna and Umbria. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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