The cheapest trains from Milan to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£34

Average

£34

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 Milan to Bologna will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.

Cheapest
18:40Milan Centrale1h14 19:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
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16:40Milan Centrale1h14 17:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
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06:40Milan Centrale1h14 07:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
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12:40Milan Centrale1h14 13:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
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17:40Milan Centrale1h14 18:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way

Timetable Milan to Bologna

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05:40Milan Centrale1h14 06:54Bologna Centrale
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06:40Milan Centrale1h14 07:54Bologna Centrale
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06:45Milan Centrale1h04 07:49Bologna Centrale
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07:40Milan Centrale1h14 08:54Bologna Centrale
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08:40Milan Centrale1h14 09:54Bologna Centrale
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09:40Milan Centrale1h14 10:54Bologna Centrale
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10:40Milan Centrale1h14 11:54Bologna Centrale
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11:40Milan Centrale1h14 12:54Bologna Centrale
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12:40Milan Centrale1h14 13:54Bologna Centrale
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13:40Milan Centrale1h14 14:54Bologna Centrale
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14:40Milan Centrale1h14 15:54Bologna Centrale
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15:40Milan Centrale1h14 16:54Bologna Centrale
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16:40Milan Centrale1h14 17:54Bologna Centrale
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17:40Milan Centrale1h14 18:54Bologna Centrale
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17:45Milan Centrale1h04 18:49Bologna Centrale
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18:40Milan Centrale1h14 19:54Bologna Centrale
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18:45Milan Centrale1h04 19:49Bologna Centrale
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19:40Milan Centrale1h14 20:54Bologna Centrale
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20:40Milan Centrale1h14 21:54Bologna Centrale
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Mon
18 Oct
£15Regionale
£10Itabus
Tue
19 Oct
£15Regionale
£10Itabus
Wed
20 Oct
£15Regionale
£10Itabus
Thu
21 Oct
£15Regionale
£8Itabus
Fri
22 Oct
£15Regionale
£8Itabus
Sat
23 Oct
£15Intercity Notte
£10Itabus
Sun
24 Oct
£15Regionale
£8Itabus
Mon
25 Oct
£15Regionale
£4Itabus
Tue
26 Oct
£15Intercity Notte
£4Itabus
Wed
27 Oct
£15Regionale
£4Itabus
Thu
28 Oct
£15Regionale
£4Itabus
Fri
29 Oct
£15Regionale
£10Itabus
Sat
30 Oct
£15Intercity Notte
£11Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£15Regionale
£8Itabus
Mon
1 Nov
£15Regionale
£11Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£15Regionale
£4Itabus
Wed
3 Nov
£11Intercity
£4Itabus
Thu
4 Nov
£13Intercity
£6Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£13Intercity
£8Itabus
Sun
7 Nov
£11Intercity
£8Itabus

The fastest trains from Milan to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 4 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

201 km

Of the 19 trains that leave Milan for Bologna every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 201 km distance in an average of 1 h 12 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 4 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 14 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
18:45Milan Centrale1h04 19:49Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
Fastest
17:45Milan Centrale1h04 18:49Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
Fastest
06:45Milan Centrale1h04 07:49Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
2nd Fastest
18:40Milan Centrale1h14 19:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way
2nd Fastest
16:40Milan Centrale1h14 17:54Bologna Centrale
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£341One-way

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Train Information to Bologna from Milan

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesItalo, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Frecciabianca, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte

Trains from Milan to Bologna cover the 124 miles (200 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Italo, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Frecciabianca, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £15, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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Italo between Milan and Bologna

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Travel Tips

Trains from Milan 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 Milan to Bologna.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Milan to Bologna cost?
You can find a cheap train from Milan to Bologna for some dates and times for as low as £15  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Milan to Bologna cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Milan to Bologna train price to come in at an average of £15  one way.
How many miles is it from Milan to Bologna by train?
You should expect to travel around 124 miles (200 km)  between Milan and Bologna by train.
How long is the train journey to Bologna from Milan?
The Milan to Bologna train duration is on average 2 h 25 min, which is to be expected when travelling 124 miles (200 km) to Bologna from Milan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Milan to Bologna do I depart from? Which Bologna train station from Milan do I arrive in?

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

Where is the train station in Milan to go to Bologna? Where is the train station in Bologna located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Milano Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Milan. The most popular arrival train station in Bologna, called Bologna Centrale, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

What train companies offer a service to Bologna from Milan?
For the best Milan to Bologna train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Italo, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Frecciabianca, Trenitalia, Intercity or Intercity Notte. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Milan and Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
Is there a direct train from Milan to Bologna?
Yes, there are 50 direct trains per day from Milan to Bologna with Italo, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Regionale, Intercity or Intercity Notte, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many trains per day are there to Bologna from Milan?
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Milan to Bologna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Milan to Bologna? When is the last train from Milan to Bologna?
The first train from Milan to Bologna leaves at 05: 20   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 27. Omio shows you the latest train from Milan to Bologna timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book Milan Bologna train tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase Milan to Bologna train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £15. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Milan to Bologna. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Bologna
The major railway station for departures from Milan is Milano Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Milano Centrale for your trip to Bologna from Milan.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Connections to/from station
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8