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There are 7 ways to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pavia Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station Fr
  3. Take the train from Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station to Bologna Centrale Station Fr

$69 - $121

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Bus Marino Autolinee  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventimiglia to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Bologna 26 / ...

$28 - $43

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Train Trenitalia  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le Rv

$31 - $74

Bus Eurolines FR  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Bologna

$107 - $151

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Ventimiglia to Bologna 276.5 miles

$65 - $100

Train, fly to Bologna  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bologna (BLQ) NCE - BLQ

$99 - $302

Train, fly to Venice  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Venice (VCE) NCE - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le

$65 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ventimiglia to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Bologna via Genova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ventimiglia to Bologna station. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Bologna Centrale Station via Pavia, Milano Rogoredo Station and Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Ventimiglia and Bologna is 308 km. The road distance is 442.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna without a car is to train which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 55€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna, including transfers.

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Ventimiglia to Bologna bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Nice station.

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Ventimiglia to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Ventimiglia station.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna is to train which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 55€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Ventimiglia to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 192.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Ventimiglia, Liguria, Italy and Bologna, Italy?

You can take a train from Ventimiglia to Bologna via Pavia, Milano Rogoredo, Milano Rogoredo Station, and Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ventimiglia to Bologna via Genova in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $370
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Ventimiglia to Pavia
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Pavia
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Rogoredo Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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 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 Milano Rogoredo to Reggio Emilia Av
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Reggio Emilia Av to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.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
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Ventimiglia to Genova
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Genova to Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
http://www.baltour.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Bologna Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Ventimiglia to Bologna bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Bologna station.

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Ventimiglia to Bologna train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Bologna Centrale Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventimiglia to Bologna is 442 km. It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to drive from Ventimiglia to Bologna.

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Austrian Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Iberia and eight other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Bologna Airport.

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