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Travel by train from Bologna to Florence
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Train tickets from Bologna to Florence


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From Bologna to Florence by train

🚉 Departure Bologna
🚄 Arrival Florence
⌚ Trip duration 37 minutes
💰 Price Tickets from [PRICE]€
📍 Distance 80 km |  49 miles
🚅 Daily trains 64

Travelling from Bologna to Florence by train is a fast and economical journey. The Bologna-Florence route is 49 miles (80 km) long and the journey with Italo takes 37 minutes. The price of this trip starts from [PRICE]€, a convenient price to enjoy a round trip to visit beautiful Florence.

The Italo trains offer departures from Bologna (Centrale) and arrivals in Florence (Santa Maria Novella) on the Bologna-Florence routes.

Why choose Italo train for travel from Bologna to Florence

One of the noteworthy aspects of Italo trains is their customer-friendly approach. The service includes customer support in English, making it accessible and convenient for international travelers. This feature adds a layer of comfort, especially for those who are not proficient in Italian.

Moreover, the boarding process is hassle-free as customers are not required to check in before boarding the train, saving time and simplifying the travel process.

For those seeking a touch of luxury, Italo offers a first club class service. This premium experience is enhanced by a complimentary glass of prosecco, an Italian sparkling wine known for its light, refreshing taste. It’s a delightful way to start the journey, adding an element of Italian elegance to the travel experience.

Italo trains are not just a mode of transport but a showcase of modern amenities and convenience. Equipped with free Wi-Fi, comfortable seating, and onboard services, they ensure a pleasant and relaxing journey. The route itself is a visual treat, featuring scenic landscapes of rolling hills, vineyards, and quaint towns - a perfect backdrop to the Italian travel experience.

Booking is user-friendly with online options, catering to different budgets and preferences, and train schedules are designed to accommodate various travel times throughout the day.

In conclusion, the Bologna to Florence train journey with Italo is an exemplary travel experience. It combines speed, comfort, affordability, scenic beauty, and top-notch services, making it an excellent choice for anyone traveling between these iconic Italian cities.

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Lounge Italo Club Free Access

Extra-wide armchairs

Dedicated catering

Fast Track

Newspapers and magazines

Personal screen

Free Wi-Fi Internet

A superior experience

Travel in our most exclusive ambience and relax in comfort and privacy whilst enjoying unrivalled entertainment:

- Complimentary entry to Lounge Italo Club, where waiting for a train becomes a pleasure, not a bore. (Available in those stations containing Lounge Italo Club)

- Dedicated access to your train with the new Fast Track service

- Extra-wide armchairs for maximum comfort.

- Dedicated catering including expresso coffee and a mouthwatering selection of Italian sandwiches, bakery products and drinks.

- Every seat includes a 9” personal screen so you can enjoy the great selection of complimentary onboard entertainment available on our Italo portal, or browse the Internet in total comfort. Service available on the AGV train.

- A generous choice of Italy’s favourite newspapers and magazines to read at your leisure as you travel.

Travel in Prima Business Class

Fast Track

Welcome service

Newspapers and magazines

Extra space

Reclining leather seats

Free Wi-Fi Internet

Your Comfort is served

Maximum relax, unique service.

Avoid queues and pass through checkpoints with ease thanks to a dedicated access to your train with the new Fast Track service.

Our onboard staff is ready to welcome you with a selection of sweets, snacks, warm drinks and cold beverages.

Our reclining Frau leather seats are equipped with soft individual armrests, and they ensure a wide personal space and freedom of movement. And if you select the single-seat option, your trip can be even more comfortable. When you need to stretch your legs, the Break Area is equipped with vending machines with espresso coffee, cold drinks and snacks.

Also, a number of small utilities is available for each passenger: a power socket, a reading light control, a glove compartment placed between double seats. Plus, a free Wi-Fi connection is always available.

Travel in Smart Class

Reclining leather seats

Free Wi-Fi Internet

Smart journey ambience

Affordable, comfortable, convenient. Travelling in a Smart ambience means enjoying in a smart travelling experience combining self-service and comfort.

Vibrant with colours, this journey ambience provides services such as reclining Frau leather seats, footrests, individual power sockets and independent tables. A high number of seats is available in our 7 Smart coaches, all with free Wi-Fi connection.

Snack Area, with vending machines for some affordable espresso coffee, cold drinks and snacks.

Bologna to Florence train stops

Which stops the Bologna - Florence route train makes.

Santa Maria Novella

Bologna to Florence train timetables

Find out the Italo train timetables from Bologna and Florence



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Train information from Bologna to Florence

Want to know more about your journey? Following you'll find the frequently asked questions by our customers and some tips for your journey.


Can you take a day trip from Bologna to Florence?

Yes, it is entirely feasible to do a day trip from Bologna to Florence thanks to the high-speed train services. The early morning trains from Bologna can get you to Florence in time for a full day of exploration, and returning to Bologna in the evening is just as convenient.


How far is Florence to Bologna?

The distance between Bologna and Florence is approximately 49 miles. This relatively short distance makes train travel particularly appealing.

How many trains a day between Bologna to Florence?

Italo has over 64 trains a day on this route starting at 6 a.m. until almost midnight. More than one train per hour!

How much does the train cost from Bologna to Florence?

The price of train tickets can range significantly based on the type of train, class of service and how far in advance you book. High-speed train tickets typically range from 9,9€ to 29,9€, but early bookings and discounts can reduce this cost.

How to get from Bologna to Florence?

The most efficient way to travel from Bologna to Florence is by train. Italy’s high-speed trains, such as Italo, offer a comfortable and swift journey.


When to book train tickets from Bologna to Florence?

When traveling between Bologna to Florence, consider booking tickets in advance to secure the best fares. The sooner you buy the ticket the less you will spend. 


Is there a high-speed train from Bologna to Florence?

Italo Train is a high-speed trains can make the journey in about 37 minutes, while slower regional trains might take up to 1:30 hours.


When are Bologna to Florence train tickets available?

Italo trains are bookable about 6 months in advance.

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What to visit in Bologna and Florence

Traveling to Bologna
Traveling to Florence
Traveling to Bologna

Known as "La Dotta", Bologna is a city rich in history, culture and traditions that offers many experiences to live in a weekend. Bologna has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, for its numerous towers, churches and arcades that stretch for 40 km in the old town. Visit its historic center, where you can see the two most famous towers, the Asinelli Tower and the Garisenda, and enjoy the view from the top. Another icon of the city is the Basilica of San Petronio, one of the largest churches in Italy, full of works of art and history.

Another thing not to be missed in Bologna is the atmosphere of its markets, such as the Herbs Market, where you can find fresh products like cheeses, cured meats and seasonal products, and the Mezzo Market, with a great variety of different foods, such as focaccia, pizza, homemade pasta, and much more.

Also don't miss the museums, such as the Museum of Industrial Heritage, with a collection of steam engines, and the Anthropology Museum, with artifacts from ancient Roman and Paleolithic settlements. Another point of interest is the National Pinacoteca, which houses most of the city's most important works of art.

Bologna is also famous for its vibrant nightlife and cuisine, including specialties such as tortellini, tagliatelle al ragù, mortadella and wild boar ragù. To immerse in the culture of the city you can visit the numerous cafes, bars and night clubs, offering live music and live shows.

Bologna is a city full of hidden treasures to discover in a weekend. What are you waiting for? Buy your Italo ticket to Bologna now!

Traveling to Florence

Florence is one of the most famous cities in the world and its history and beauty have made the Tuscan city an unmissable destination for all travelers. Its cultural, historical and artistic wealth make it unique and unique to discover.

The symbol of the city, which cannot be missing in an itinerary, is the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, known as the Duomo, with its Brunelleschi dome, which dominates the Florence skyline in an imposing way. The religious buildings of the city are many and all unmissable. The Basilica of Santa Croce where great artists like Michelangelo and Galileo are buried and the Basilica of San Lorenzo which houses the great frescoes of Michelangelo. For art and history enthusiasts, visiting Florence's museums such as the Uffizi Gallery, the Academy Gallery and the San Marco Museum is a must.

For a weekend of discovery in the city, the perfect itinerary also includes the Ponte Vecchio, one of the oldest in the city, and a walk along the most famous streets of Florence, such as via de' Tornabuoni and via della Vigna Nuova. The Santa Maria Novella area is full of shops, while the Santo Spirito district is one of the liveliest areas, where on Saturdays the famous Santo Spirito market is held with its stalls of fruit and vegetables and local crafts.

To get to know the typical cuisine, Florence offers a wide selection of restaurants and trattorias that serve delicious and genuine Tuscan dishes. Absolutely to be tried are the famous lampredotto, the baccalà alla fiorentina and the ribollita, one of the oldest dishes in Florence.

To reach Florence choose Italo, the Italian train that provides connections between Florence and the main Italian cities. Florence Santa Maria Novella station is located in the center of the city and from here you can reach the center on foot.

What are you waiting for? Buy your Italo ticket to Florence now!


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