Siena to Bologna by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:00
  • Last train
    21:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 10m

Travelling from Siena to Bologna by train

The fastest trains from Siena to Bologna take around 2 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 131 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Siena and Bologna.

Journeys between Siena and Bologna usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Siena 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 13 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Bologna is usually scheduled to depart Siena around 05:00 and the last train is around 21:26. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Siena to Bologna train tickets?

Trains in Italy usually open for booking around 3 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 Siena to Bologna by train.

Which trains operate between Siena and Bologna?

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

  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

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

Find journey information for Bologna to Siena

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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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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