Milan to Bologna route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 19m
Trains per day31
Fare range€10-€78
First & last trains
First train departs at05:00
Last train departs at23:17
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 02m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMilan
Destination StationBologna

Train times for Tue 26 Sep

14:20
15:22
Milan
Bologna
1h 02mDirect
14:30
15:32
Milan
Bologna
1h 02mDirect
15:20
16:22
Milan
Bologna
1h 02mDirect
15:30
16:32
Milan
Bologna
1h 02mDirect
16:15
17:22
Milan
Bologna
1h 07mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Milan to Bologna start at €24.00 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€24.00
14 days
in advance
€27.78
Avg. single price
On the day
€34.20
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Milan to Bologna is €9.9. To buy train tickets from Milan 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 Milan to Bologna by train?

The average journey time between Milan and Bologna is 1 hour and 19 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 2 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 34 trains per day travelling from Milan 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 Milan to Bologna?

The first train from Milan to Bologna departs at 05:00. The last train from Milan to Bologna departs at 23:17. 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 Milan and Bologna?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Bologna without having to change trains. There are 31 direct trains from Milan to Bologna. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Milan?

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

  • *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 Milan to Bologna for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/09/2017. 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 09/08/2017 for travel on 15/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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