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Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione by train

  • First train
    06:03
  • Last train
    21:38
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    124 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 16m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 124 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione.

1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione?

Journeys between Bologna and Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione 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 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione?

The Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 06:03 and the last train is around 20:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 06:03, and the last at 21:38.

When to book Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione train tickets?

Trains in Italy 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 Bologna to Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Italo
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

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

Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione to Bologna by train

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Child and youth passengers

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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.