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Brescia to Bologna by train

It takes an average of 2h 30m to travel from Brescia to Bologna by train, over a distance of around 91 miles (146 km). There are normally 44 trains per day travelling from Brescia to Bologna and tickets for this journey start from $18.24 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 44m
PriceFrom $18.24
Distance91 miles (146 km)
Frequency44 trains per day
First train00:33
Last train22:28
Departure stationBrescia
Arrival stationBologna
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsAutolinee Federico, Marino, Trenitalia, Flixbus, Italo

Brescia to Bologna train times

Check out the next trains departing from Brescia to Bologna for Tuesday Sep 28th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:09 12:54 2h 45m, 1 change
11:23 13:10 1h 47m, 1 change
11:33 13:58 2h 25m, 1 change
11:39 14:24 2h 45m, 1 change
11:39 13:54 2h 15m, 1 change
11:49 13:54 2h 5m, 1 change
12:29 14:14 1h 45m, direct
12:33 14:44 2h 11m, 1 change
12:39 14:54 2h 15m, 1 change
13:23 15:19 1h 56m, 1 change

Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia trains from Brescia to Bologna

You can travel from Brescia to Bologna on Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 186 mph (300 km/h). The "red arrow" trains are distinguished by their comfort, their ultra-modern design and their reduced impact on the environment. All Frecciarossa trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection and four levels of service – Standard, Premium (with drinks and welcome snacks served on arrival, as well as a morning newspaper), Business (with drinks and snacks, morning newspaper and larger seats) and Executive (with Fast Track, access to FrecciaClub lounges in train selected stations, and gourmet meals served to your seat).

Italo is a high-speed train operator that runs services between many of the major cities across Italy. All Italo trains are modern, air conditioned, and have free WiFi available for all travellers. There are four comfort classes, or "ambiances", as Italo like to call them – Smart (the cheapest price), Comfort (with wider seats and extra legroom), Prima (with a welcome selection of food and drink, fast track boarding and extra space), and Executive Club (with all Prima services, extra-wide seats, access to Italo Club lounges and personal entertainment screens at your seat).

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

Cheap train tickets from Brescia to Bologna

The price of train tickets from Brescia to Bologna starts at $18.24 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Brescia to Bologna by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Brescia to Bologna

Want to know more about your journey from Brescia to Bologna? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Brescia to Bologna take?

The average journey time by train between Brescia and Bologna is 2 hours and 30 minutes, with around 44 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Brescia and Bologna by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Brescia to Bologna is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

How much does the train from Brescia to Bologna cost?

Train tickets from Brescia to Bologna can start from as little as $18.24 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Brescia to Bologna?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Brescia to Bologna without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Brescia to Bologna each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Brescia to Bologna leave?

The first train from Brescia to Bologna leaves at 00:33. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Brescia to Bologna leave?

The last train from Brescia to Bologna leaves at 22:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Brescia and Bologna by train?

Trains travelling from Brescia to Bologna cover a distance of around 91 miles (146 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bologna to Brescia.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Brescia to Bologna for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/28/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/27/2021 for travel on 09/27/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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