The cheapest buses from Bologna to Florence

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£8

Average

£15

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bologna to Florence will cost around £ 15 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.

Cheapest
09:45Bologna1h20 11:05Florence
0 changes
£81One-way
Cheapest
21:20Bologna1h35 22:55Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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£81One-way
Cheapest
16:15Bologna1h50 18:05Florence
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£81One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:50Bologna1h20 12:10Florence
0 changes
£101One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:40Bologna1h20 14:00Florence
0 changes
£101One-way

Timetable Bologna to Florence

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wed, 22 Sep
00:30Bologna1h25 01:55Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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04:20Bologna, Autostazione1h25 05:45Florence
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05:30Bologna1h20 06:50Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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08:20Bologna1h35 09:55Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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09:45Bologna1h20 11:05Florence
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10:10Bologna1h20 11:30Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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10:50Bologna1h20 12:10Florence
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11:50Bologna1h30 13:20Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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12:40Bologna1h20 14:00Florence
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14:00Bologna1h25 15:25Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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15:50Bologna1h30 17:20Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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16:15Bologna1h50 18:05Florence
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18:00Bologna1h25 19:25Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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20:00Bologna1h20 21:20Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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21:20Bologna1h35 22:55Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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22:00Bologna1h25 23:25Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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23:50Bologna, Autostazione1h40 01:30Florence
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21 Sep
£8Regionale
£8Itabus
Wed
22 Sep
£8Regionale
£8Itabus
Thu
23 Sep
£8Regionale
£8Itabus
Fri
24 Sep
£8Regionale
£8Regionale
Sat
25 Sep
£8Regionale
£7Itabus
Sun
26 Sep
£8Regionale
£8Itabus
Mon
27 Sep
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Tue
28 Sep
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Wed
29 Sep
£8Regionale
£3Itabus
Thu
30 Sep
£8Regionale
£3Itabus
Fri
1 Oct
£8Regionale
£7Itabus
Sat
2 Oct
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Sun
3 Oct
£8Regionale
£7Itabus
Mon
4 Oct
£8Regionale
£3Itabus
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5 Oct
£8Regionale
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Wed
6 Oct
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Thu
7 Oct
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Fri
8 Oct
£8Regionale
£7Itabus
Sat
9 Oct
£8Regionale
£5Itabus
Sun
10 Oct
£11Regionale
£7Itabus
Mon
11 Oct
£8Regionale
£7Itabus

The fastest buses from Bologna to Florence

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 27 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

81 km

Of the 17 buses that leave Bologna for Florence every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 81 km distance in an average of 1 h 27 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:45Bologna1h20 11:05Florence
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£81One-way
Fastest
20:00Bologna1h20 21:20Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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£181One-way
Fastest
10:10Bologna1h20 11:30Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
0 changes
£181One-way
Fastest
05:30Bologna1h20 06:50Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
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£181One-way
Fastest
10:50Bologna1h20 12:10Florence
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£101One-way

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Coach Information to Florence from Bologna

distanceDistance50 miles (81 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£8 (€8)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Marino Autolinee, Bus Center, Baltour, Infobus, Appennino Shuttle or Regionale

Coaches from Bologna to Florence cover the 50 miles (81 km) long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Marino Autolinee, Bus Center, Baltour, Infobus, Appennino Shuttle or Regionale. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £5, but the average price of coach tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Bologna and Florence.

FlixBus tickets between Bologna and Florence are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with FlixBus from Bologna to Florence all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach, you can find all the current FlixBus coach timetables and coach tickets available on Omio for the 50 miles (81 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the FlixBus coach, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this coach, compare the fastest Bologna to Florence routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best FlixBus Bologna to Florence coach ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus coach ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Florence with FlixBus!

FlixBus 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Bologna and Florence are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Buses from Bologna to Florence
Take the bus to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Florence.
FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets between Bologna and Florence cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to Florence from Bologna for as little as £5  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Bologna to Florence?
If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bologna to Florence coach price to come in at an average of £8  one way.
What is the distance by coach from Bologna to Florence?
The distance between Bologna and Florence by coach is approximately 50 miles (81 km).
What is the average Bologna to Florence coach duration?
On average the Bologna to Florence coach time is 1 h 20 min  covering the 50 miles (81 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Bologna to Florence, which coach station in Bologna do I depart from and which coach station in Florence do I arrive in?

When taking a coach from Bologna, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit. When you arrive in Florence, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1, Florence, Viale Filippo Strozzi and Florence, Santa Caterina D'Alessandria.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Bologna Centrale   to Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.

Where is the coach station in Bologna? Where is the coach station in Florence?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Bologna Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 and need to travel approximately 4 mile (s) / 6 km from the coach station to the city centre in Florence.

What coach companies offer a service to Florence from Bologna?
For the best Bologna to Florence coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Marino Autolinee, Bus Center, Baltour, Infobus, Appennino Shuttle or Regionale. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Florence from Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
What time is the earliest coach from Bologna to Florence? What time is the last coach from Bologna to Florence?
The earliest coach departing from Bologna to Florence leaves at 07: 05. The last coach departing from Bologna to Florence leaves at 22: 45. You can find the latest Bologna to Florence coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Bologna to Florence coach tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Bologna to Florence is on average £8 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets from Bologna to Florence available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Florence
P.za XX Settembre
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