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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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.
|Average train duration||4 h 53 min|
|Average train ticket price||£26 (€29)|
|Train frequency||51 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 51 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Frecciarossa, 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.
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 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:
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:
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!
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.
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