Bologna to Taranto route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 14m
Trains per day4
Fare range€18-€363
Distance656km
First & last trains
First train departs at03:45
Last train departs at23:52
Fastest journey
Fastest route7h 00m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBologna
Destination StationTaranto

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

11:42
17:21
Bologna
Taranto
7h 16m1 change
12:42
19:42
Bologna
Taranto
7h 00mDirect
13:42
19:21
Bologna
Taranto
7h 14m1 change
13:53
17:35
Bologna
Taranto
8h 03m1 change
14:42
20:21
Bologna
Taranto
7h 24m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Bologna to Taranto start at €58.75 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€58.75
14 days
in advance
€73.80
Avg. single price
On the day
€92.69
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Bologna to Taranto?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Bologna to Taranto is €18.3. To buy train tickets from Bologna to Taranto for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Bologna to Taranto by train?

The average journey time between Bologna and Taranto is 8 hours and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 0 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Bologna to Taranto. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Bologna to Taranto?

The first train from Bologna to Taranto departs at 03:45. The last train from Bologna to Taranto departs at 23:52. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Bologna and Taranto?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bologna to Taranto without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Bologna to Taranto. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Bologna?

By train, of course. See trains from Taranto to Bologna.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bologna to Taranto for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 29/05/2017 for travel on 29/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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