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

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 5 min

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$22 - $41

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lucca to Bologna 96.8 miles

$11

3 alternative options

Train via Prato Centrale  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Prato Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Prato Centrale to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...

$11 - $27

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from V.Le Cavour Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 Fi-Lu
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Bologna, Bologna 434 / ...

$12 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Lucca to Bologna 97.2 miles

$23 - $35

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

You can take a train from Lucca to Bologna via Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucca to Bologna via Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 and Florence, Florence in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lucca to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Lucca to Prato Centrale
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Prato Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from V.Le Cavour Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vaibus.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Firenze to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lucca to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lucca to Bologna?

The distance between Lucca and Bologna is 98 km. The road distance is 155 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lucca to Bologna?

The cheapest way to get from Lucca to Bologna is to rideshare which costs 9€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lucca to Bologna?

The quickest way to get from Lucca to Bologna is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

Is there a direct train between Lucca and Bologna?

No, there is no direct train from Lucca to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Lucca and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lucca and Bologna?

No, there is no direct bus from Lucca to Bologna. However, there are services departing from V.Le Cavour Fs and arriving at Bologna, Bologna via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Lucca to Bologna?

It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Lucca to Bologna, including transfers.