Cheap bus tickets from Rome to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£10

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 Rome to Bologna will cost around £ 15 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

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14:45Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h40 20:25Bologna
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£101One-way
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14:35Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 19:15Bologna
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£101One-way
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13:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h30 18:30Bologna
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£101One-way
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23:45Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h10 04:55Bologna
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£101One-way
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23:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h50 03:50Bologna
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£101One-way

Bus Timetable Rome to Bologna

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00:30Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 05:10Bologna
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13:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h30 18:30Bologna
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14:35Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 19:15Bologna
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14:45Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h40 20:25Bologna
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15:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 19:40Bologna
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16:25Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h00 21:25Bologna
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17:05Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h55 22:00Bologna
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22:55Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h55 03:50Bologna, Autostazione
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23:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h50 03:50Bologna
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23:45Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina5h10 04:55Bologna
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Sat
29 Jan
£17Intercity
£10Itabus
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Sun
30 Jan
£25Regionale
£10Flixbus
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Mon
31 Jan
£22Intercity
£10Itabus
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Tue
1 Feb
£17Intercity
£10Itabus
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Wed
2 Feb
£15Intercity
£6Itabus
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Thu
3 Feb
£15Intercity
£6Itabus
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Fri
4 Feb
£17Intercity
£6Itabus
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Sat
5 Feb
£15Intercity
£6Itabus
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Sun
6 Feb
£17Intercity Notte
£6Itabus
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Mon
7 Feb
£15Intercity
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Tue
8 Feb
£11Intercity Notte
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Wed
9 Feb
£13Intercity
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Thu
10 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
£6Itabus
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Fri
11 Feb
£17Intercity
£6Itabus
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Sat
12 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
£6Itabus
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Sun
13 Feb
£17Intercity
£6Itabus
£558Luxair
Mon
14 Feb
£15Intercity
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Tue
15 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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16 Feb
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17 Feb
£13Intercity
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Bus times from Rome to Bologna

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Fastest Journey

4 h 40 m

Average

5 h

Buses per day

10

Distance

304 km

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 but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 40 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.

Fastest
15:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 19:40Bologna
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£131One-way
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14:35Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 19:15Bologna
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£101One-way
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00:30Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h40 05:10Bologna
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£211One-way
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23:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h50 03:50Bologna
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£101One-way
22:55Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina4h55 03:50Bologna, Autostazione
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£401One-way

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Overview: Coach from Rome to Bologna

distanceDistance188 miles (303 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee or Infobus

Coaches from Rome to Bologna cover the 188 miles (303 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.

Coach companies: FlixBus Rome to Bologna

FlixBus coaches will get you between Rome and Bologna from £6. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £10

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach to Bologna from Rome:

  • 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

Travel Tips: Coach to Bologna from Rome

Take the bus to Bologna 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 Rome to Bologna.
FAQs

What is the cost of cheap coaches between Rome and Bologna?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Rome to Bologna for as little as £6  in the next 7 days.

How much is a coach ticket from Rome to Bologna?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Bologna from Rome is £9  one way.

How many miles is it from Rome to Bologna by coach?

You should expect to travel around 188 miles (303 km)  from Rome to Bologna by coach.

How many hours does it take from Rome to Bologna by coach?

On average the coach from Rome to Bologna duration is 4 h 40 min  for the 188 miles (303 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Rome to Bologna coach leave from? Which Bologna coach station do I come into from Rome?

There are a few coach stations in Rome to start your journey from including Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Roma Ostiense and Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola. In Bologna you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.

Where is the departure coach station in Rome located? Where is the arrival coach station in Bologna located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Roma Termini, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bologna, Autostazione, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Rome to Bologna?

For the best Rome to Bologna coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Rome to Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.

Are there any direct coaches from Rome to Bologna?

Yes, there are direct coaches between Rome and Bologna, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Itabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

When can I take the first coach from Rome to Bologna? When can I take the last coach for the day?

You can take the first coach from Rome to Bologna at 05: 30   or take the last coach from Rome to Bologna leaving at 23: 30. Look for the latest Rome Bologna coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.

How far in advance should I book a coach ticket from Rome to Bologna to get the best deals?

The price of a one way coach ticket from Rome to Bologna is on average £9 if you book 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 route. In general, you can find coach tickets between Rome and Bologna available a few months in advance.