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Bologna to Prato by bus

The journey from Bologna to Prato by bus is 43.92 mi and takes 1 hr 52 min. There are 17 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:52 AM and the last at 9:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Bologna to Prato by bus for as little as $5.12 or as much as $31.85. The best price for this journey is $5.12.

Lowest Price$5.12
Journey Duration1 hr 52 min
Connection per Day17
Lowest Price$5.12
Highest Price$31.85
First Departure12:52 AM
Last Departure9:40 PM
Distance43.92 mi
CarriersMarino Bus, FlixBusMore

Bologna to Prato Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 19, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Bologna to Prato?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bologna to Prato. On average, though, you'll pay about $12.04 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $5.12, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Bologna to Prato vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $12.04. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

With a distance of 43.92 mi between Bologna and Prato, it will usually take 1 hr 52 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 1 hr 52 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Bologna and Prato is around 43.92 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 52 min. However, the fastest routes between Bologna and Prato take 1 hr 29 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Bologna to Prato are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Bologna to Prato using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 17 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Bologna to Prato using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 12 direct connections from Bologna to Prato each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 5 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bologna to Prato. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bologna to Prato, 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 Prato.

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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Find the best day to travel to Prato by bus

When travelling to Prato 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.

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 Marino Bus, FlixBus and Autobus from Bologna to Prato
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Bologna to Prato CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bologna to Prato?
A bus ticket from Bologna to Prato is $12.04. 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 $5.12.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bologna to Prato?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bologna to Prato is $5.12. 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 Prato by bus?
Bologna to Prato is 43.92 mi.
How long does the bus between Bologna and Prato take?
Bologna to Prato is on average 1 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 29 min.
Which companies operate from Bologna to Prato?
The bus journey from Bologna to Prato is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Marino Bus, FlixBus, Autobus, Itabus and Regionale Veloce.
How many bus connections per day go from Bologna to Prato?
Bologna to Prato has 17 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bologna to Prato leave?
The earliest bus from Bologna to Prato departs at 12:52 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 Prato depart?
The latest bus from Bologna to Prato departs at 9:40 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 Prato 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 $5.12 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.
How many direct connections depart from Bologna to Prato?
There are on average 12 direct connection(s) from Bologna to go to Prato.
What's the fastest journey time between Bologna to Prato by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bologna and Prato is 1 hr 29 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bologna to Prato?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bologna and Prato.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bologna to Prato by bus?
The bus journey from Bologna to Prato creates 5.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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