Milan to Bologna

Milan to Bologna Bologna to Milan
Between Milan and Bologna we found over 50 bus departures, including 11 night buses. There are also 49 train departures. The earliest bus departure from Milan is at 02:20 arriving to Bologna at 05:05 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 23:10 and arrives at 01:50 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from €3 to €76.

Traveling by bus from Milan to Bologna

The shortest travel distance between Milan and Bologna is 217 km. The fastest bus which departs at 08:00 has a travel time of 01:45h. The longest travel time on the route is 05:35h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet.

Overnight buses

If you want to travel overnight and save money on accommodation or arrive in Bologna earlier, there are 11 night buses from Milan to Bologna. The overnight buses depart between 21:00 and 23:10 and arrive between 00:50 and 02:15 the same day. Below are the most popular night departures to Bologna:

Bus companies

There is a total of 5 bus companies operating the routes. These bus companies have not been rated yet by the clients. Here you can see the most popular bus companies operating this route and their overall rating.

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Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Milan or Bologna, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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You can see information about the departure station and stops Milan here

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You can see information about the arrival station and stops Bologna here

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: €3 (One-Way) or €6 (Return).

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Other popular destinations from Bologna

If you're looking for inspiration as to where to travel next once you've reached Bologna, here is the list of the most popular travel combinations that our clients have previously purchased their tickets for:

Other ways of traveling between Milan and Bologna

In case that you feel safer taking other forms of transportation, you can find alternative ways of reaching Bologna below.

Trains from Milan to Bologna

Another transportation option is taking a train from Milan to Bologna. You can find the details about the departure times and ticket prices by clicking one of the routes in the search results.

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