Lugano to Bologna by train
Travelling from Lugano to Bologna by train
Fast trains from Lugano to Bologna take around 2 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 251 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lugano and Bologna.
1. Are there direct trains from Lugano to Bologna?
Journeys between Lugano and Bologna usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Lugano to Bologna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lugano to Bologna?
The Lugano to Bologna train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lugano to Bologna train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Bologna is usually scheduled to depart Lugano around 07:42 and the last train is around 21:22.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lugano around 06:42, and the last at 00:22.
What's the Lugano to Bologna train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lugano to Bologna are $50.26.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $52 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $94. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Lugano to Bologna train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lugano to Bologna by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lugano and Bologna?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lugano to Bologna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Frecciarossa 1000
- IC Notte
- Regionale Veloce
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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