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from Bologna to Rome

You can get from Bologna to Rome by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Bologna to Rome on 29 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:20Bologna4h40 21:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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£101One-way
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16:20Bologna4h40 21:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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09:05Bologna4h55 14:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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10:35Bologna5h00 15:35Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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15:30Bologna5h10 20:40Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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Sat
29 Jan
£22Intercity
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Sun
30 Jan
£20Intercity Notte
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Mon
31 Jan
£22Intercity
£6Itabus
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Tue
1 Feb
£17Intercity
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Wed
2 Feb
£15Intercity
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3 Feb
£15Intercity
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Fri
4 Feb
£20Intercity Notte
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5 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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6 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Mon
7 Feb
£17Intercity
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Tue
8 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Wed
9 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Thu
10 Feb
£13Intercity
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Fri
11 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Sat
12 Feb
£11Intercity
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13 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Mon
14 Feb
£13Intercity Notte
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Tue
15 Feb
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16 Feb
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17 Feb
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Travel Information from Bologna to Rome

distanceDistance188 miles (303 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £561
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 4 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £561 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Luxair or Intercity Notte

Travel 188 miles (303 km) by coach, flight or train between Bologna and Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Luxair or Intercity Notte among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bologna to Rome.

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FAQs

How do I travel between Bologna and Rome?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Bologna to Rome. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Rome from Bologna?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bologna to Rome, which costs on average £8.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rome:

A coach is generally £553 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £561 from Bologna to Rome.

A coach is about £3 less than a train, which costs on average £11 for this route.

What is the fastest way to Rome from Bologna?

The quickest way to travel to Rome from Bologna is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 23 min   on average.

How many miles are between Bologna and Rome

The Bologna to Rome distance is approximately 188 miles (303 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bologna to Rome?

The average frequency per day from Bologna to Rome is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Rome from Bologna as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Bologna to Rome?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bologna to Rome:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Bologna, Autostazione and tend to arrive in Rome, Termini (G).
  • Flights mostly depart from Bologna Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bologna Centrale and tend to arrive in Roma Termini.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bologna to Rome?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bologna to Rome:

  • You can travel from Bologna to Rome by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £8 with Flixbus from Bologna to Rome.
  • You can travel by plane between Bologna and Rome with Luxair, and you can find Luxair Bologna to Rome tickets for £561 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Rome from Bologna by train with Intercity Notte. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £11 with Intercity Notte from Bologna to Rome.

Can I find a direct route to Rome from Bologna?

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

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Itabus.
  • You can travel directly by train with Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte with 25 direct trains per day.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Rome from Bologna?

Many of our customers travelling from Bologna to Rome don't make Rome their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Milan, Florence or Paris, either of which you could add to your Bologna and Rome trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Rome to any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket between Bologna and Rome online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £8 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £561 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £11 one way on average.

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