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There are 4 ways to get from Mestre to Bologna by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Bologna, Bologna 482 / ...

$8 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...

$11 - $30

Night train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the night train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le Icn

$21 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Mestre to Bologna 92.4 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Mestre to Bologna is to train which costs 9€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mestre to Bologna is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice Mestre and arriving at Bologna, Bologna. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia Mestre and arriving at Bologna C.Le. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Mestre and Bologna is 132 km. The road distance is 147.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mestre to Bologna without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs 7€ - 29€.

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The bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Bologna, Bologna takes 1 h 45 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Mestre to Bologna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice Mestre station.

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Mestre to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia Mestre station.

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The best way to get from Mestre to Bologna is to bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs 7€ - 29€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 9€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Mestre to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 82.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Mestre to Bologna every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Mestre to Bologna hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. ItaloTreno also services this route every 4 hours.

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 Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
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
Trenitalia Intercity

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
Night train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Venice, Venice Mestre to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Mestre to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
marinobus.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Mestre - Viale Stazione to Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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Mestre to Bologna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bologna, Bologna station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mestre to Bologna is 148 km. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Mestre to Bologna.

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