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There are 5 ways to get from Sirmione 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, train Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombare, Via Roma to Verona, Porta Nuova Ln026
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$21 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, train ItaloTreno  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Sirmione, Largo Faselo "Porto" to Verona, Porta Nuova Ln026
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale 8931 / ...

$11 - $31

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Desenzano to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$19 - $41

Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Sirmione, Largo Faselo "Porto" to Verona, Porta Nuova Ln026
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Bologna, Bologna 454 / ...

$11 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Sirmione to Bologna 101.6 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Sirmione to Bologna is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sirmione to Bologna is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sirmione to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Sirmione, Largo Faselo "Porto" and arriving at Bologna, Bologna via Verona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Sirmione and Bologna is 123 km. The road distance is 162.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sirmione to Bologna without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs 18€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Sirmione to Bologna, including transfers.

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Sirmione to Bologna bus services, operated by SIA, depart from Sirmione, Largo Faselo "Porto" station.

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The best way to get from Sirmione to Bologna is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 16€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sirmione to Bologna is 163 km. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Sirmione to Bologna.

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Map of how to get from Sirmione to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 76.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Sirmione to Bologna via Desenzano del Garda Stazione FS, Desenzano, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sirmione to Bologna via Verona, Porta Nuova and Verona in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Desenzano to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Desenzano del Garda to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Bus operators
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Colombare, Via Roma to Verona, Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arriva.it
Bus from Sirmione, Largo Faselo "Porto" to Verona, Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arriva.it
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 Verona to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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