Travel from Bologna to Vatican

Train, bus or fly from Bologna to Vatican?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Bologna to Vatican every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Vatican every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Bologna to Vatican

ModeDurationPrice
From Bologna C.Le train to Roma Tiburtina.2 h 3 min45€
From Bologna, Bologna bus to Rome.5 h 20 min20€
From Bologna C.Le night train to Roma Termini.3 h 57 min40€
From Bologna Central Railway Station, Piazza XX Settembre Leonetti Bus to Staz.Ne Tiburtina then line 492 bus to Crescenzio/Risorgimento.5 h 14 min22€
From Bologna rideshare to Rome.4 h 49 min19€
From Bologna drive to Vatican.3 h 41 min56€
From Ospedale Maggiore line 40 bus to Bologna airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Vatican.2 h 46 min72€
From Bologna C.Le train to P. Alinari, bus to Florence airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Vatican.3 h 32 min92€