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 Lucca will cost around £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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2 h 57 m
3 h 5 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Bologna for Lucca every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 98 km distance in an average of 3 h 5 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 57 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 10 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.
|Distance||61 miles (98 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£18 (€20)|
|Coach companies||Marino Autolinee, Regionale, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Bologna to Lucca cover the 61 miles (98 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Marino Autolinee, Regionale, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Lucca, Stazione FS.
You can travel by coach between Bologna and Lucca with FlixBus for as low as £18. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Bologna and Lucca and when travelling by coach:
There are a few coach stations in Bologna to start your journey from including Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre, Bologna and Bologna, Porta San Donato. In Lucca you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Lucca, Stazione FS, Lucca, Viale Regina Margherita / Via Montanara and Lucca.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Lucca, Stazione FS.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Lucca most often arrive at Lucca, Stazione FS and need to travel around 0.4 miles (669 m) from this coach station to the city centre.
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