There are 4 ways to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Pisa Centrale  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Pisa Centrale Ic / ...
  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 / ...

$42 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sestri Levante to Bologna, Bologna 505

$16 - $28

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Parma Reg
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...

$29 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sestri Levante to Bologna 157 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Sestri Levante, Italy and Bologna, Italy?

You can take a train from Sestri Levante to Bologna via Pisa Centrale, Pisa C.Le, Firenze Smn, and Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Sestri Levante to Bologna once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
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 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Sestri Levante to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$23 - $27
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sestri Levante to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sestri Levante to Bologna?

The distance between Sestri Levante and Bologna is 156 km. The road distance is 251 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna?

The cheapest way to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna is to bus which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna?

The quickest way to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna is to drive which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Sestri Levante and Bologna?

No, there is no direct train from Sestri Levante to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Sestri Levante and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Pisa C.Le and Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Sestri Levante and Bologna?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sestri Levante and arriving at Bologna, Bologna. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna?

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Sestri Levante to Bologna, including transfers.