Trains from
London to Bologna

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London to Bologna route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time16h 35m
Fare range€109-€486

First & last trains

First train departs at07:01
Last train departs at20:01

Fastest journey

Fastest route13h 21m
Changes2 changes


Origin StationLondon
Destination StationBologna

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

14h 10m4 changes
19h 38m2 changes
18h 38m3 changes
16h 00m2 changes
15h 18m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from London to Bologna start at €180.74 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from London to Bologna is €108.9. To buy train tickets from London to Bologna 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 London to Bologna by train?

The average journey time between London and Bologna is 16 hours and 35 minutes and the fastest journey time is 13 hours and 21 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from London to Bologna. 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 London to Bologna?

The first train from London to Bologna departs at 07:01. The last train from London to Bologna departs at 20:01. 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 London and Bologna?

No, it is not possible to travel from London to Bologna without having to change trains. To travel from London to Bologna will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to London?

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

  • *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 London to Bologna for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. 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 27/06/2017 for travel on 03/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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