Bus routes from Rome to Bologna
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Bus stations and stops in Rome
Rome Piazza Indipendenza
fronte Hotel Royal Santina
Rome Tiburtina bus station
Bus stations and stops in Bologna
Frequently asked questions
How long does it take from Rome to Bologna by bus?
What is the distance between Rome and Bologna?
How much is the bus ticket between Rome and Bologna?
How many rides a day are there from Rome to Bologna?
How can I pay for the bus from Rome to Bologna?
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When is the cheapest time to book a bus ticket from Rome to Bologna?
Find the cheapest buses from Rome to Bologna
Getting from Rome to Bologna is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 375 km apart and traveling between the two takes as little as 4 hours 40 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or with our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
Bus tickets between Romeand Bologna cost $13.99 on average, but you can get tickets for as low as $5.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays. For a quick, easy, and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.
We have a large network, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for a great value.
Traveling from Rome to Bologna
It’s easy to get from Rome to Bologna with FlixBus, with 19 direct buses per day. The first bus is at 1:40 am and the last bus leaves at 11:35 pm, giving you options to suit every schedule.
The journey from Rome to Bologna has only one stop in between and it can take a minimum time of 4 hours 40 minutes.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we’re working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between Rome and Bologna is $13.99, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.
Taking the bus from Rome
Traveling from Rome and not familiar with it? Here’s everything you need to know.
Rome is a transport hub with 6 bus stations; the 217 buses departing every day take travelers to cities across the country
Arriving in Bologna
Traveling to Bologna for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:
Bologna is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network. The city is connected to 188 other destinations that you can easily reach by bus. You can quickly find the FlixBus stop in the city with the map on this page.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Rome to Bologna
Getting from Rome to Bologna aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you’re taking a long trip, you don’t need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.
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