There are 5 ways to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Desenzano to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$19 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Desenzano del Gard - Porto to Verona-Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS Ln026
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$13 - $32

3 alternative options

Train ItaloTreno  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Desenzano Del Garda-Sirmione to Verona Porta Nuova Re_6 / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station Bs-Na 9991/99 / ...

$25 - $40

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Desenzano del Gard - Porto to Verona-Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS Ln026
  2. Take the bus from VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova to BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus Baltour

$13 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna 105.1 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Desenzano del Garda, Italy and Bologna, Italy?

You can take a train from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna via Verona Porta Nuova in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna via Verona-Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS and VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Desenzano to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Desenzano del Gard - Porto to Verona-Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
arriva.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova to BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna?

The distance between Desenzano del Garda and Bologna is 126 km. The road distance is 168 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna?

The cheapest way to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna is to bus which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna?

The quickest way to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

Is there a direct train between Desenzano del Garda and Bologna?

No, there is no direct train from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Desenzano and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between Desenzano del Garda and Bologna?

No, there is no direct bus from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Desenzano del Gard - Porto and arriving at BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus via VERONA-Autostazione P.Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna?

It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Desenzano del Garda to Bologna, including transfers.