Directions from Varenna to Bologna

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Re_8
  2. Fr / ...

$32 - $66

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Re_8
  2. Baltour

$20 - $40

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. 179.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. LIN - BLQ

$64 - $351

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. MXP - BLQ

$53 - $240

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

You can take a train from Varenna to Bologna via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 29 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Mahon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Varenna Esino to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $22
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MILANO-Davanti StazRogoredo to BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Varenna and Bologna is 233 km. The road distance is 287 km.

The cheapest way to get from Varenna to Bologna is to train and bus which costs 17€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Varenna to Bologna is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs 27€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Varenna to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Varenna Esino and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Varenna to Bologna, including transfers.