There are 7 ways to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna by train, plane, 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.

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Train, fly to Bologna  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ

$107 - $350

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Bus  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Valence to Turin, Torino 740
  2. Take the bus from Torino to Bologna Marozzi-Marino / ...

$42 - $89

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Train, fly to Venice  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le

$88 - $368

Train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$107 - $153

Train via Grenoble  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Grenoble
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$109 - $152

Train, bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Torino to Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre

$44 - $65

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna 403.8 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Valence TGV and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Gare de Valence TGV and Bologna is 505 km. The road distance is 646 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna without a car is to train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna, including transfers.

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Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Valence TGV station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna is to train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Bologna C.Le station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna is 646 km. It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to drive from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna.

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Hop! offers flights from Lyon Airport to Bologna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 315.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Gare de Valence TGV, France and Bologna, Italy?

You can take a train from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna via Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 8 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gare de Valence TGV to Bologna via Valence Ville, Valence, Turin, Torino, and Torino in around 12 h 28 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $25
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
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 Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
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 Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
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 Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Torino - Bus station to Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Torino to Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Valence to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Torino to Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
marozzivt.it

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