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Bologna to Florence by bus

The journey from Bologna to Florence by bus is 50.49 mi and takes 1 hr 27 min. There are 92 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:30 AM and the last at 11:59 PM. It is possible to travel from Bologna to Florence by bus for as little as $1.93 or as much as $31.85. The best price for this journey is $1.93.

Lowest Price$1.93
Journey Duration1 hr 27 min
Connection per Day92
Lowest Price$1.93
Highest Price$31.85
First Departure12:30 AM
Last Departure11:59 PM
Distance50.49 mi
DepartureBologna
ArrivalFlorence
CarriersRegionale Veloce, SimetMore

Bologna to Florence Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Bologna to Florence?

The cheapest bus tickets from Bologna to Florence cost $1.93. On average, you can expect to spend around $15.03 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bologna to Florence.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $15.03 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bologna to Florence.

How long will it take me to travel from Bologna to Florence by bus?

The journey between Bologna and Florence by bus is approximately 50.49 mi. It will take you more or less 1 hr 27 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Bologna to Florence faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Bologna and Florence will complete the journey in 1 hr 10 min.On average, it will take you about 1 hr 27 min to travel the 50.49 mi between Bologna and Florence.

How many times a day do departures from Bologna leave for Florence?

The exact number of journeys from Bologna to Florence can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 92 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Bologna to Florence. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Bologna to Florence varies, but in general, you can expect to find 88 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bologna to Florence. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Bologna to Florence
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bologna to Florence.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bologna to Florence, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bologna to Florence.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $2.43 to $5.79 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 58% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Bologna to Florence

The cheapest Bologna - Florence bus tickets can be found for as low as $2.82 if you’re lucky, or $3.89 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $6.10.

Find the best day to travel to Florence by bus

When travelling to Florence by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

Marino Bus is an Italian bus company that operates both domestic and international routes. Marino Bus operates routes to major Italian cities such as Rome, Milan, Florence, Bologna, and Naples, as well as international destinations such as Paris, Barcelona, and Munich. Marino Bus provides a range of services including bus rentals and intercity buses, connecting various destinations in France, Switzerland, Germany, and Luxembourg.

Services on board Simet, BlaBlaCar Bus and Marino Bus from Bologna to Florence
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Bologna to Florence CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
5.69kg
Bus
6.09kg
Flight
16.25kg
Car
13kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bologna to Florence?
A bus ticket from Bologna to Florence is $15.03. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $1.93.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bologna to Florence?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bologna to Florence is $1.93. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bologna and Florence by bus?
Bologna to Florence is 50.49 mi.
How long does the bus between Bologna and Florence take?
Bologna to Florence is on average 1 hr 27 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Bologna to Florence?
The bus journey from Bologna to Florence is covered by 9 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, Simet, BlaBlaCar Bus, Marino Bus, Appennino Shuttle, FlixBus, Autobus, Autolinee Federico, Itabus and DB - Intercity.
How many bus connections per day go from Bologna to Florence?
Bologna to Florence has 92 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bologna to Florence leave?
The earliest bus from Bologna to Florence departs at 12:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Bologna to Florence depart?
The latest bus from Bologna to Florence departs at 11:59 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bologna to Florence in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $1.93 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Bologna to Florence?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Bologna to go to Florence. You can go from Bologna Piazza Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Bologna Centrale, Bologna Airport and Casalecchio di Reno Stazione Casalecchio Garibaldi and you can arrive at Firenze Cascine, Firenze Via Valfonda, Firenze Campo Marte Fs, Firenze S. Marco V., Scandicci Villa Constanza, Firenze Piazzale Montelungo and Florence Rifredi.
How many direct connections depart from Bologna to Florence?
There are on average 88 direct connection(s) from Bologna to go to Florence.
What's the fastest journey time between Bologna to Florence by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bologna and Florence is 1 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bologna to Florence?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bologna and Florence.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bologna to Florence by bus?
The bus journey from Bologna to Florence creates 6.09kg of CO2 emissions.

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