Bus from Rome to Bologna

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Facts about the Rome Bologna bus route

Cheapest Bus$19.34
Fastest Bus3h 55m
Earliest Bus2:45 AM
Latest Bus11:10 PM
Daily Bus Routes5 Ø
Distance188.4 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, Buscenter.it, MarinoBus
Are you searching for a bus from Rome to Bologna?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Rome Bologna bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Buscenter.it. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Bologna from Rome over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Rome and Bologna so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Bologna, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Rome, as well as popular airport shuttles from Bologna.

The cheapest bus routes from Rome to Bologna

Today
from $36.27
Tomorrow
from $36.27
12/06
from $31.43
12/07
from $36.27
12/08
from $36.27
12/09
from $36.27

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    7:30 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 6h 5m
    1:35 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$19.34
  • FlixBus
    10:10 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 5m
    3:15 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$19.34
  • FlixBus
    9:30 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 45m
    3:15 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$24.18
  • FlixBus
    12:15 PM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 6h 0m
    6:15 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$24.18
  • FlixBus
    10:45 PM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 10m
    3:55 AM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$24.18
  • FlixBus
    4:40 PM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 10m
    9:50 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$24.18
  • FlixBus
    9:20 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 25m
    2:45 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$24.18
  • FlixBus
    2:45 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 4h 40m
    7:25 AM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$31.43
  • Buscenter.it
    11:00 PM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 0m
    4:00 AM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$36.27
  • Buscenter.it
    11:10 PM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 4h 50m
    4:00 AM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$36.27
  • MarinoBus
    10:55 PM
    Rome
    Duration 4h 55m
    3:50 AM
    Bologna
    from$42.33
  • MarinoBus
    11:40 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 5h 5m
    4:45 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$43.38
  • MarinoBus
    11:55 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 4h 55m
    4:50 PM
    Bologna - Central Bus Station
    from$43.38
  • MarinoBus
    10:55 PM
    Rome
    Duration 3h 55m
    2:50 AM
    Bologna
    from$44.75

The cheapest train connections from Rome to Bologna

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Trenitalia
    9:29 AM
    Rome - Bus Station Tiburtina
    Duration 6h 18m
    3:47 PM
    Bologna - Central station
    from$20.44
  • SaveATrain
    6:09 AM
    Rome - Aurelia
    Duration 5h 29m
    11:38 AM
    Bologna - Central station
    from$24.07
  • Italotreno
    8:55 AM
    Rome - Bus station Termini
    Duration 2h 25m
    11:20 AM
    Bologna - Central station
    from$55.51

The cheapest carpooling offers from Rome to Bologna

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    7:40 AM
    Rome
    Duration 4h 10m
    11:50 AM
    Bologna
    from$20.56
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:00 AM
    Rome
    Duration 4h 20m
    2:20 PM
    Bologna
    from$20.56
  • BlaBlaCar
    12:50 PM
    Rome
    Duration 4h 20m
    5:10 PM
    Bologna
    from$22.98
  • BlaBlaCar
    5:00 PM
    Rome
    Duration 4h 40m
    9:40 PM
    Bologna
    from$24.19

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Bus Rome Bologna: Further Information

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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Rome Bologna bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. FlixBus offers the cheapest tickets at $19.34, while the fastest connection takes 3h 55m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Rome and arriving in Bologna. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Rome to Bologna!

Bus stops in Rome and Bologna

Stations
A1 - Autostrada del Sole , 40033 Bologna (Italy)
40132 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
Piazza XX Settembre 6, 40121 Bologna (Italy)
Piazza delle Medaglie d'Oro , 40121 Bologna (Italy)
40128 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
Via Ondina Valla , 40127 Bologna (Italy)
40139 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
65027 Scafa, Province of Pescara, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
40138 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
40141 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
Via Rimesse, 27, 40138 Bologna BO, Italy , Bologna (Italy)
40138 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy , Bologna (Italy)

Bus Rome to Bologna: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Rome to Bologna cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $19.34 and takes 6h 5m to get to Bologna. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Rome to Bologna bus route?

This route is connected by 1 bus company with ticket prices ranging from $19.34 to $44.75. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Bologna.

How many daily bus routes are available from Rome to Bologna on average?

Each day, the bus route from Rome to Bologna is offered by about 5 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Rome Bologna bus route take?

MarinoBus offers the quickest bus from Rome to Bologna, which can take 3h 55m. Tickets for this connection cost $44.75. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Rome to Bologna?

For the Rome Bologna bus route, our search engine currently compares 1 direct bus connection with the following company: Buscenter.it

When does the first trip depart for the Rome Bologna bus route?

The earliest bus to Bologna departs from Rome at 2:45 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Rome Bologna bus route?

The latest bus trip from Rome to Bologna departs at 11:10 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Rome Bologna bus route?

When taking the Rome Bologna bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Buscenter.it. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Rome to Bologna?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Rome Bologna bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Rome to Bologna?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Rome to Bologna on your preferred travel date.

Compare Rome and Bologna

$7.19
$6.15
Rome
Bologna
A cab ride in Rome is 15% more expensive than in Bologna.
$1.81
$1.57
Rome
Bologna
A bus fare in Rome is 14% more expensive than in Bologna.
$5.14
$6.05
Rome
Bologna
A large beer in Rome is 16% cheaper than in Bologna.
$0.72
$0.41
Rome
Bologna
A bottle of water in Rome is 44% more expensive than in Bologna.
$16.33
$16.18
Rome
Bologna
A meal in Rome is 1% more expensive than in Bologna.

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