Bologna to Florence train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Florence

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

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£19

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.

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15:08Bologna Centrale1h44 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:38Bologna Centrale1h32 22:10Florence Santa Maria Novella
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22:08Bologna Centrale1h42 23:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:08Bologna Centrale1h44 18:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Train schedule Bologna to Florence

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06:08Bologna Centrale1h44 07:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:12Bologna Centrale0h37 06:49Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:18Bologna Centrale0h58 10:16Florence Rifredi
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16:18Bologna Centrale1h04 17:22Florence Rifredi
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18:08Bologna Centrale1h44 19:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:12Bologna Centrale0h40 18:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:18Bologna Centrale1h02 19:20Florence Rifredi
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18:27Bologna Centrale0h36 19:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:38Bologna Centrale1h46 20:24Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:12Bologna Centrale0h40 20:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:27Bologna Centrale0h36 21:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:38Bologna Centrale1h32 22:10Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Fastest train times from Bologna to Florence

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

50 m

Trains per day

107

Distance

81 km

Of the 107 trains that leave Bologna for Florence every day 91 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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13:40Bologna Centrale0h35 14:15Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£231One-way
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18:27Bologna Centrale0h36 19:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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21:27Bologna Centrale0h36 22:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:27Bologna Centrale0h36 21:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:27Bologna Centrale0h36 12:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Overview: Train from Bologna to Florence

distanceDistance50 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency43 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 43 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia, Regionale Veloce, Intercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale, Frecciargento or Italo

Trains from Bologna to Florence cover the 50 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 42 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Regionale Veloce, Intercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale, Frecciargento or Italo. Normally, there are 43 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train providers: Trenitalia, Frecciarossa and Intercity trains Bologna to Florence

Find the best trains from Bologna to Florence with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia, Frecciarossa and Intercity from £8. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Frecciarossa

Enjoy the train ride from Bologna to Florence with Trenitalia, Italy’s main operator of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets between Bologna and Florence are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train to Florence from Bologna, you can expect to travel 50 miles (81 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Bologna to Florence route and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

    One of the best ways to travel between Bologna and Florence is by taking a train with Intercity. Omio helps you find the ideal Intercity train to Florence from Bologna by showing you Intercity current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Bologna to Florence route. You can expect to travel 50 miles (81 km) to Florence from Bologna on a train with Intercity. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Florence from Bologna, you can check straight away if the Intercity ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Intercity train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Florence from Bologna!

    Train information from Bologna to Florence with Intercity:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 18 min
    • Intercity frequency: 1 a day

    There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railway company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 50 miles (81 km) between Bologna and Florence on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

    You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Bologna to Florence trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Bologna to Florence train ticket on Omio and enjoy travelling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

    Frecciarossa from Bologna to Florence train information:

    • Average Duration: 37 min
    • Frecciarossa frequency: 40 a day

    Trains from Bologna to Florence: An Overview

    Both Florence and Bologna are steeped in history and visiting both of them in one trip is a popular choice for many travellers. With plenty of trains throughout the day, it is one of the easiest and fastest ways to travel between these two fantastic cities.

    Which train companies run service from Bologna to Florence?

    Trains from Bologna to Florence are either run by Trenitalia or Italo.

    How long is the train journey from Bologna to Florence?

    The fastest train is run by Italo and take just 34m with the slowest train taking 1h40m.

    How many trains are there from Bologna to Florence day?

    As it is a popular route there are many trains that run from Bologna to Florence throughout the day, with around 3 trains leaving Bologna for Florence every other hour. The first train leaves at 06:05 and the last direct train leaves Bologna at 22:08 and arrives in Florence at 22:43.

    What are the departure and arrival station for trains from Bologna to Florence?

    Departure Information: Bologna Centrale train station is located in between the north and the downtown area of the city. It is open 24 hours a day and many buses include the 33, 35, 38, 61 and 67 stop off here.

    Arrival Information: Most trains arriving into Florence terminate at Florence Santa Maria Novella. It is located right in the centre of Florence meaning that many of the sites are reachable by foot. However, plenty of buses leave from outside the station. Some trains from Bologna can arrive either at Florence Rifredi or Florence Campo di Marte which are situated further out of the city.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Florence

    Travel by train 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.
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    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Bologna to Florence for the next 7 days starting from £8  one way.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bologna to Florence train price to come in at an average of £8  one way.
    The train distance from Bologna to Florence is around 50 miles.
    While the time it takes to travel 50 miles between Bologna and Florence can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Bologna to Florence is on average 1 h 42 min.

    Some of the Bologna train stations to Florence you can start your journey from include Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Florence include Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arriving in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre of Bologna. The most popular arrival train station in Florence, called Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from its city centre.

    For the journey from Bologna to Florence you can take a train with Trenitalia, Regionale Veloce, Intercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale, Frecciargento or Italo. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Florence from Bologna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 43 direct trains a day from Bologna to Florence. If you’re looking for a direct train from Bologna to Florence, consider travelling with Italo, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Regionale, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
    The average number of trains departing Bologna for Florence is 43 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Bologna to Florence, the first train leaves at 04: 38. If you prefer late night trains from Bologna to Florence, the last train of the day leaves at 20: 37. Omio shows you the latest train from Bologna to Florence times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Bologna and Florence within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £8 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Bologna to Florence a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Florence
    Bologna Centrale is the most popular Bologna railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bologna for your journey to Florence.
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    AccessibilityAccessibility
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    +39 892021
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    Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
    Public transport options for Bologna Centrale
    Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
    Monorail lines: Marconi Express
    Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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