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from Bologna to Florence

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Mon
26 Jul
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Tue
27 Jul
£8Regionale
£9Regionale
Wed
28 Jul
£8Regionale
£9Regionale
Thu
29 Jul
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Fri
30 Jul
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Sat
31 Jul
£9Regionale
£8Flixbus
Sun
1 Aug
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Mon
2 Aug
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Tue
3 Aug
£8Regionale
£9Regionale
Wed
4 Aug
£8Regionale
£9Regionale
Thu
5 Aug
£8Regionale
£9Regionale
Fri
6 Aug
£8Regionale
£7Flixbus
Sat
7 Aug
£9Regionale
£7Flixbus
Sun
8 Aug
£9Regionale
£8Flixbus
Mon
9 Aug
£10Intercity
£8Flixbus
Tue
10 Aug
£9Intercity
£9Regionale
Wed
11 Aug
£9Intercity
£9Regionale
Thu
12 Aug
£9Intercity
£7Flixbus
Fri
13 Aug
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£14Marino Autolinee
Sat
14 Aug
£10Intercity
£7Flixbus

Travel Information from Bologna to Florence

distanceDistance50 miles (81 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £9
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £4 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £4 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Regionale

Take a coach or train to travel 50 miles (81 km) to Florence from Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Regionale among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bologna to Florence.

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FAQs
How do I go from Bologna to Florence?

There are 2 ways to travel from Bologna to Florence including taking a coach or train.

How many miles from Bologna to Florence would I travel?

The distance between Bologna and Florence is around 50 miles (81 km).

When going from Bologna to Florence, where do I depart from Bologna and where do I arrive in Florence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bologna to Florence:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Bologna, Autostazione and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Bologna to Florence depart from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bologna to Florence?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bologna to Florence, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Florence by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Bologna to Florence tickets on Omio for £4.
  • Travel with Regionale for trains to Florence. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Regionale Bologna to Florence tickets on Omio for £9.
Is there a direct service between Bologna and Florence?

Yes, there are direct services available between Bologna and Florence with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee or BlaBlaCar.
  • You can take a direct train with Italo, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Regionale or Intercity.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Florence as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Bologna and Florence.

Where should I go next after I travel to Florence from Bologna?
Many of our customers travelling from Bologna to Florence don't make Florence their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Rome, Milan or Venice, either of which you could add to your Bologna and Florence trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Florence to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Florence from Bologna online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Florence from Bologna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £4 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £9 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Bologna and Florence online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the cheapest way from Bologna to Florence?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bologna to Florence, which costs on average £4.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Florence:

A coach is £4 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Bologna to Florence costing on average £9.

What is the fastest way to Florence from Bologna?

The fastest way to get to Florence from Bologna is by coach with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Florence that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Florence by train can take on average 1 h 46 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Florence
P.za XX Settembre
Amenities
Bologna Centrale
Amenities

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