Nantes to Bologna by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:48
  • Last train
    21:06
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 57m

Travelling from Nantes to Bologna by train

Fast trains from Nantes to Bologna take around 10 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,042 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nantes and Bologna.

Are there direct trains from Nantes to Bologna?

Journeys between Nantes and Bologna usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Nantes to Bologna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

How long is the train journey from Nantes to Bologna?

The Nantes to Bologna train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Nantes to Bologna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bologna is usually scheduled to depart Nantes around 06:05 and the last train is around 21:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nantes around 05:48, and the last at 22:06.

When to book Nantes to Bologna train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Nantes to Bologna by train.

Which train companies operate between Nantes and Bologna?

More than one train company operates on the route from Nantes to Bologna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Corail
  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Italo
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM 2
  • SFM 3
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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