There are 4 ways to get from La Spezia to Bologna by bus, train 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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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna 26 / ...

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$35 - $59

Train via Parma  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Parma Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...

$15 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Bologna 132.8 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Bologna is to bus which costs 10€ - 18€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Bologna is to drive which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between La Spezia and Bologna is 128 km. The road distance is 212.5 km.

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The bus from La Spezia to Bologna takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Spezia and arriving at Bologna. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from La Spezia to Bologna. However, there are services departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Pisa C.Le and Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 80.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Bologna, Italy?

Marino Autolinee operates a bus from La Spezia to Bologna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from La Spezia to Bologna via Pisa Centrale, Pisa C.Le, Firenze Smn, and Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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