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There are 4 ways to get from Mantua to Bologna by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Mantova to Bologna MarinoBus / ...

$6 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Mantova to Modena Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Modena to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...

$8 - $19

Rideshare  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the rideshare from Mantua to Bologna 69.8 miles

$7

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Mantua to Bologna 68.9 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Mantua to Bologna is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Mantua to Bologna is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mantova and arriving at Bologna. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mantua to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Mantova and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Modena. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Mantua and Bologna is 86 km. The road distance is 110.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mantua to Bologna without a car is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs 5€ - 10€.

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The bus from Mantova to Bologna takes 1h 20m including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Mantua to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Mantova station.

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The best way to get from Mantua to Bologna is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs 5€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 1h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Mantua to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 53.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 20m

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

Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Mantua to Bologna once daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1h 20m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mantua to Bologna via Modena in around 1h 56m.

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 Mantova to Modena
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Modena to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Mantova to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
Marino Autolinee
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 Mantova, Mantova to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mantua to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mantua to Bologna is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Mantua to Bologna.

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There are 1626+ hotels available in Bologna. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Mantua and Bologna. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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