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Overview: Train from Ferrara to Bologna

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage train duration28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRegionale Veloce, Regionale, Italo, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte

Trains from Ferrara to Bologna cover the 27 miles (43 km) long route taking on average 28 min with our travel partners like Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Italo, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Ferrara and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train companies

Travel with Trenitalia and Italo between Ferrara and Bologna

You can travel by train between Ferrara and Bologna with Trenitalia and Italo for as low as £4. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Trenitalia
Italo

Enjoy the train ride from Ferrara to Bologna 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 Ferrara and Bologna 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 from Ferrara to Bologna, you can expect to travel 27 miles (43 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Ferrara to Bologna route and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia from Ferrara to Bologna train information:

  • Average Duration: 31 min
  • Trenitalia frequency: 8 a day

When you buy your Trenitalia train tickets between Ferrara and Bologna don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Ferrara to Bologna
Travel by train 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 Ferrara to Bologna.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Bologna from Ferrara cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Ferrara and Bologna to cost as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Ferrara to Bologna cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ferrara to Bologna train price to come in at an average of £8  one way.
What is the distance between Ferrara and Bologna via train?
The Ferrara to Bologna train distance is approximately 27 miles (43 km).
How long is the train between Ferrara and Bologna?
On average the Ferrara to Bologna train time is 28 min  covering the 27 miles (43 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Ferrara to Bologna, which train station in Ferrara do I depart from and which train station in Bologna do I arrive in?

When departing from Ferrara, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Ferrara, Ferrara, Citta' Del Ragazzo and Ferrara, Cona Ospedale. When arriving in Bologna, you can end your trip in train stations like Bologna Centrale and Bologna Borgo Panigale.

Omio customers book a train from Ferrara   to Bologna Centrale   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Ferrara train station located? Where is the Bologna train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ferrara, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bologna Centrale, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Ferrara to Bologna?
For the best Ferrara to Bologna train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Italo, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Ferrara and Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains to Bologna from Ferrara?
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Ferrara to Bologna. If you’re looking for a direct train from Ferrara to Bologna, consider travelling with Italo. 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.
How many trains are there from Ferrara to Bologna a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Ferrara to Bologna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Ferrara to Bologna?
If you prefer early morning trains from Ferrara to Bologna, the first train leaves at 06: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Ferrara to Bologna, the last train of the day leaves at 20: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Ferrara to Bologna times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Bologna from Ferrara to get the best deals?
You can find a train between Ferrara and Bologna to cost on average £8 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Ferrara to Bologna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ferrara
Bologna
Ferrara is the most popular Ferrara 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 Ferrara for your journey to Bologna.