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There are 4 ways to get from Bologna to Valencia by plane, train, bus and ferry or car

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Fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Valencia (VLC) BLQ - VLC

$47 - $407

3 alternative options

Train  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em

$209 - $310

Bus and ferry  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Valencia

$110 - $170

Drive  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Valencia 927.2 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Valencia is to fly which costs 40€ - 360€ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Valencia is to fly which costs 40€ - 360€ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna and arriving at Valencia. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 19 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna station to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Bologna Centrale Station and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, Valence TGV and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 47 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Valencia is 1116 km. The road distance is 1483.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 17 h 47 min and costs 180€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Bologna to Valencia, including transfers.

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Bologna to Valencia bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Bologna station.

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Bologna to Valencia train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Bologna Centrale Station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Valencia is to fly which takes 4 h 41 min and costs 40€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 270€ and takes 17 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 697.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Valencia, Spain?

Ryanair, Iberia and three other airlines fly from Bologna to Valencia every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Valencia via Torino Porta Susa Station, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, Valence TGV, and Barcelona Sants in around 17 h 47 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Bologna to Valencia bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, arrive at Valencia station.

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Bologna to Valencia train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Valencia is 1484 km. It takes approximately 13 h 54 min to drive from Bologna to Valencia.

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Air Dolomiti, Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Bologna Airport to Valencia Airport.

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There are 1742+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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