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There are 5 ways to get from Cremona to Bologna by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cremona to Bologna MarinoBus

$13

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cremona to Fidenza Bus / ...
  2. Take the train from Fidenza to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...

$12 - $24

3 alternative options

Italobus Connections, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Cremona Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station 1020/24 / ...
  2. Take the train from Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station to Bologna Centrale Station Mi-Na / ...

$12 - $23

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Piadena to Parma R8
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...

$14 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Cremona to Bologna 96.5 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Cremona to Bologna is to bus which costs 12€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cremona to Bologna is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Cremona to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Cremona and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Piadena and Parma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Cremona and Bologna is 126 km. The road distance is 154.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cremona to Bologna without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 12€.

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The bus from Cremona to Bologna takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cremona to Bologna bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, depart from Cremona station.

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Cremona to Bologna train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Piadena station.

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The best way to get from Cremona to Bologna is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 12€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Cremona to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Cremona to Bologna once daily. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cremona to Bologna via Piadena and Parma in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
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 Fidenza to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
italotreno.it
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 Reggio Emilia Av to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Cremona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
marinobus.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
Bus from Cremona to Fidenza
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SETA S.p.A. - Società Emiliana Trasporti Autofiloviari
Phone
+39 840 000 216
Website
setaweb.it
Bus from Cremona to Fidenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
setaweb.it
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Cremona Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
italotreno.it

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Cremona to Bologna bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, arrive at Bologna station.

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Cremona to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Bologna C.Le station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cremona to Bologna is 154 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Cremona to Bologna.

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