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 Rome to Bologna will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.
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4 h 30 m
5 h 1 m
Buses per day
Of the 10 buses that leave Rome for Bologna every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 304 km distance in an average of 5 h 1 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 5 h 40 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||188 miles (303 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£14 (€16)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee or Infobus|
Coaches from Rome to Bologna cover the 188 miles (303 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
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When departing from Rome, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Rome, Tiburtina Station, Rome, Termini (G) and Rome, Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Bologna, you can end your route in coach stations like Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit.
Omio customers book a coach from Roma Termini to Bologna, Autostazione most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Bologna most often arrive at Bologna, Autostazione and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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