Rome to Bologna train

Cheap train tickets from Rome to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£26

Average

£47

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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05:40Rome Termini7h12 12:52Bologna Centrale
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£261One-way
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08:45Rome Termini6h11 14:56Bologna Centrale
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£261One-way
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16:35Rome Termini7h15 23:50Bologna Centrale
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£261One-way
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06:35Rome Termini7h51 14:26Bologna Centrale
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£291One-way
15:35Rome Termini7h46 23:21Bologna Centrale
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£311One-way

Train schedule Rome to Bologna

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
00:17Rome Ostiense6h03 06:20Bologna Centrale
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05:35Rome Termini2h23 07:58Bologna Centrale
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05:40Rome Termini7h12 12:52Bologna Centrale
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05:40Rome Termini2h23 08:03Bologna Centrale
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05:47Rome Termini7h39 13:26Bologna Centrale
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05:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 08:03Bologna Centrale
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06:00Rome Termini2h33 08:33Bologna Centrale
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06:09Rome Ostiense5h29 11:38Bologna Centrale
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06:35Rome Termini2h23 08:58Bologna Centrale
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06:35Rome Termini7h51 14:26Bologna Centrale
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06:40Rome Termini2h23 09:03Bologna Centrale
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06:50Rome Termini2h23 09:13Bologna Centrale
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06:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 09:03Bologna Centrale
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07:10Rome Termini2h23 09:33Bologna Centrale
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07:20Rome Termini7h06 14:26Bologna Centrale
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07:25Rome Termini2h23 09:48Bologna Centrale
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07:25Rome Termini2h18 09:43Bologna Centrale
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07:35Rome Termini2h23 09:58Bologna Centrale
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07:40Rome Termini2h23 10:03Bologna Centrale
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07:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 10:03Bologna Centrale
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07:55Rome Termini2h23 10:18Bologna Centrale
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08:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 10:18Bologna Centrale
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08:10Rome Termini2h23 10:33Bologna Centrale
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08:25Rome Termini2h18 10:43Bologna Centrale
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08:35Rome Termini2h23 10:58Bologna Centrale
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08:40Rome Termini2h23 11:03Bologna Centrale
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08:45Rome Termini6h11 14:56Bologna Centrale
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08:50Rome Termini2h23 11:13Bologna Centrale
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08:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 11:03Bologna Centrale
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08:55Rome Termini2h23 11:18Bologna Centrale
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09:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 11:18Bologna Centrale
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09:10Rome Termini2h23 11:33Bologna Centrale
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09:25Rome Termini2h18 11:43Bologna Centrale
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09:28Rome Termini7h58 17:26Bologna Centrale
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09:30Rome Termini5h12 14:42Bologna Centrale
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09:35Rome Termini2h23 11:58Bologna Centrale
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09:43Rome Termini2h20 12:03Bologna Centrale
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09:50Rome Termini2h23 12:13Bologna Centrale
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09:55Rome Termini2h23 12:18Bologna Centrale
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10:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 12:18Bologna Centrale
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10:10Rome Termini2h23 12:33Bologna Centrale
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10:25Rome Termini2h23 12:48Bologna Centrale
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10:35Rome Termini2h23 12:58Bologna Centrale
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10:40Rome Termini2h23 13:03Bologna Centrale
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10:50Rome Termini2h23 13:13Bologna Centrale
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10:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 13:03Bologna Centrale
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10:55Rome Termini2h23 13:18Bologna Centrale
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11:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 13:18Bologna Centrale
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11:10Rome Termini2h23 13:33Bologna Centrale
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11:25Rome Termini2h18 13:43Bologna Centrale
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11:35Rome Termini7h51 19:26Bologna Centrale
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11:35Rome Termini2h23 13:58Bologna Centrale
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11:40Rome Termini2h23 14:03Bologna Centrale
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11:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 14:03Bologna Centrale
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11:55Rome Termini2h23 14:18Bologna Centrale
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12:03Rome Tiburtina2h15 14:18Bologna Centrale
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12:10Rome Termini2h23 14:33Bologna Centrale
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12:25Rome Termini2h18 14:43Bologna Centrale
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12:30Rome Termini2h18 14:48Bologna Centrale
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12:36Rome Termini2h22 14:58Bologna Centrale
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12:40Rome Tiburtina4h02 16:42Bologna Centrale
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12:40Rome Termini2h23 15:03Bologna Centrale
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12:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 15:03Bologna Centrale
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12:55Rome Termini2h23 15:18Bologna Centrale
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13:02Rome Termini7h24 20:26Bologna Centrale
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13:02Rome Termini8h24 21:26Bologna Centrale
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13:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 15:18Bologna Centrale
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13:10Rome Termini2h23 15:33Bologna Centrale
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13:25Rome Termini2h20 15:45Bologna Centrale
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13:35Rome Termini2h23 15:58Bologna Centrale
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13:40Rome Termini2h23 16:03Bologna Centrale
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13:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 16:03Bologna Centrale
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14:10Rome Termini2h23 16:33Bologna Centrale
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14:30Rome Termini4h31 19:01Bologna Centrale
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14:30Rome Termini2h18 16:48Bologna Centrale
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14:35Rome Termini2h23 16:58Bologna Centrale
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14:40Rome Termini2h23 17:03Bologna Centrale
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14:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 17:03Bologna Centrale
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14:55Rome Termini2h23 17:18Bologna Centrale
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15:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 17:18Bologna Centrale
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15:10Rome Termini2h23 17:33Bologna Centrale
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15:25Rome Termini2h23 17:48Bologna Centrale
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15:35Rome Termini7h46 23:21Bologna Centrale
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15:35Rome Termini2h23 17:58Bologna Centrale
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15:40Rome Termini2h23 18:03Bologna Centrale
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15:40Rome Ostiense5h02 20:42Bologna Centrale
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15:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 18:03Bologna Centrale
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16:00Rome Termini2h18 18:18Bologna Centrale
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16:10Rome Termini2h23 18:33Bologna Centrale
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16:30Rome Termini2h14 18:44Bologna Centrale
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16:35Rome Termini2h23 18:58Bologna Centrale
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16:35Rome Termini7h15 23:50Bologna Centrale
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16:40Rome Termini2h23 19:03Bologna Centrale
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16:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 19:03Bologna Centrale
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16:50Rome Termini2h23 19:13Bologna Centrale
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16:55Rome Termini2h23 19:18Bologna Centrale
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17:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 19:18Bologna Centrale
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17:10Rome Termini2h23 19:33Bologna Centrale
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17:26Rome Termini2h18 19:44Bologna Centrale
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17:34Rome Termini2h15 19:49Bologna Centrale
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17:40Rome Termini2h23 20:03Bologna Centrale
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17:40Rome Termini2h18 19:58Bologna Centrale
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17:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 20:03Bologna Centrale
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17:50Rome Termini2h23 20:13Bologna Centrale
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17:55Rome Termini2h23 20:18Bologna Centrale
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18:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 20:18Bologna Centrale
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18:10Rome Termini2h23 20:33Bologna Centrale
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18:15Rome Termini5h35 23:50Bologna Centrale
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18:25Rome Termini2h18 20:43Bologna Centrale
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18:30Rome Termini2h23 20:53Bologna Centrale
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18:35Rome Termini2h43 21:18Bologna Centrale
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18:40Rome Termini2h23 21:03Bologna Centrale
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18:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 21:03Bologna Centrale
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18:50Rome Termini2h23 21:13Bologna Centrale
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19:11Rome Termini2h22 21:33Bologna Centrale
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19:25Rome Termini2h18 21:43Bologna Centrale
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19:25Rome Termini2h23 21:48Bologna Centrale
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19:35Rome Termini2h23 21:58Bologna Centrale
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19:40Rome Termini2h23 22:03Bologna Centrale
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19:50Rome Termini2h23 22:13Bologna Centrale
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19:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 22:03Bologna Centrale
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20:01Rome Termini2h19 22:20Bologna Centrale
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20:10Rome Termini2h36 22:46Bologna Centrale
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20:40Rome Termini2h23 23:03Bologna Centrale
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20:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 23:03Bologna Centrale
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22:35Rome Termini4h53 03:28Bologna Centrale
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23:27Rome Termini6h53 06:20Bologna Centrale
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23:54Rome Trastevere6h26 06:20Bologna Centrale
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Fastest train times from Rome to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 13 m

Average

3 h 1 m

Trains per day

128

Distance

304 km

Of the 128 trains that leave Rome for Bologna every day 114 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
15:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 17:18Bologna Centrale
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£441One-way
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10:05Rome Tiburtina2h13 12:18Bologna Centrale
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£601One-way
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15:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 18:03Bologna Centrale
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£491One-way
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17:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 20:03Bologna Centrale
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£491One-way
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08:50Rome Tiburtina2h13 11:03Bologna Centrale
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£441One-way

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Overview: Train from Rome to Bologna

distanceDistance188 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£26 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Intercity Notte, Regionale Veloce, Intercity, Regionale or Frecciargento

Trains from Rome to Bologna cover the 188 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 53 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Intercity Notte, Regionale Veloce, Intercity, Regionale or Frecciargento. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Train companies: Frecciarossa, Italo and Intercity trains Rome to Bologna

For as little as £26 you can travel by train to Bologna from Rome with Frecciarossa, Italo and Intercity. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Italo
Frecciarossa
Intercity

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets to Bologna from Rome: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

Italo from Rome to Bologna train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 17 min
  • Italo frequency: 36 a day

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 188 miles (303 km) between Rome and Bologna quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

We show you the latest Frecciarossa train timetable for the Rome to Bologna route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this journey, such as departure and arrival train stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap train to Bologna from Rome with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

Frecciarossa from Rome to Bologna train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 16 min
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 43 a day

Book your Intercity Rome to Bologna train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Intercity up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Rome to Bologna routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Intercity train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Rome and Bologna is 188 miles (303 km), and the best price for a one-way Rome - Bologna Intercity train ticket starts at £26 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Intercity ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Intercity!

Travel Tips: Trains from Rome 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 Rome to Bologna.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rome to Bologna to cost as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Rome to Bologna train price to come in at an average of £26  one way.
The train distance from Rome to Bologna is around 188 miles.
The train time from Rome to Bologna is on average 4 h 53 min  for the 188 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bologna from Rome by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Bologna, you can end your trip in train stations like Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Roma Termini and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bologna Centrale and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Bologna.

For the best Rome to Bologna train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Intercity Notte, Regionale Veloce, Intercity, Regionale or Frecciargento. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Rome to Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 51 direct trains per day between Rome and Bologna, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Italo, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Rome for Bologna is 51 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Rome to Bologna, the first train leaves at 06: 05. If you prefer late night trains from Rome to Bologna, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 17. Omio shows you the latest train from Rome to Bologna timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Rome to Bologna is on average £26 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Bologna from Rome available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Bologna
Roma Termini is the most popular Rome 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 Rome for your journey to Bologna.
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Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Roma Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transport options for Roma Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3

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