There are 5 ways to get from Viareggio to Bologna by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$15 - $42

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Train via Prato Centrale  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Prato Centrale Reg
  2. Take the train from Prato Centrale to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...

$12 - $28

3 alternative options

Train via Prato C.Le  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Prato C.Le Firenze - Pistoia - Lucca - Viareggio
  2. Take the train from Prato C.Le to Rastignano (Fi) Prato - Bologna

$12 - $30

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Dante Stazione Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 Fi-Vg
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Bologna Airport Florence

$31 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Viareggio to Bologna 113.1 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Viareggio to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Piazza Dante Stazione Fs and arriving at Mille via Florence and Aeroporto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Viareggio to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Viareggio and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Viareggio and Bologna is 111 km. The road distance is 181 km.

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The best way to get from Viareggio to Bologna without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Viareggio to Bologna, including transfers.

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Viareggio to Bologna bus services, operated by VaiBus, depart from Piazza Dante Stazione Fs station.

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

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The best way to get from Viareggio to Bologna is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 24 min.

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Viareggio to Bologna bus services, operated by Appennino Shuttle, arrive at Bologna Airport station.

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

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Map of how to get from Viareggio to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 69.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Viareggio to Bologna via Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Viareggio to Bologna via Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10, Florence, Bologna Airport, and Aeroporto in around 4 h 24 min.

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 Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Viareggio to Prato Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Prato Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Viareggio to Prato C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Prato C.Le to Rastignano
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Piazza Dante Stazione Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
vaibus.it
Appennino Shuttle
Phone
+39 055 5001302
Email
info@appenninoshuttle.it
Website
appenninoshuttle.it
Bus from Florence to Bologna Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
appenninoshuttle.it
Adults
$22 - $29

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Yes, the driving distance between Viareggio to Bologna is 181 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Viareggio to Bologna.

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