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Journey timeFrom 46m
Price$8.62 - $34.66
Distance82km (51 miles)
Frequency29 trains per day
Departure stationBologna Centrale
Arrival stationCesena
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Bologna Centrale to Cesena train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bologna Centrale to Cesena for Sunday 20th Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
21:3222:431h 11m, directRegionale 2889Trenitalia
22:0022:5858m, directInterCityNight 35725Trenitalia
22:3223:2856m, directRegionale 2919Trenitalia
23:1000:0050m, directInterCityNight 35795Trenitalia
23:5205:576h 05m, 1 changeInterCityNight 35757, Regionale 11520Trenitalia
05:0006:021h 02m, directRegionale 6463Trenitalia
06:0007:021h 02m, directRegionale 11523Trenitalia
06:3207:401h 08m, directRegionale 2121Trenitalia
07:0508:091h 04m, directRegionale 11525Trenitalia
07:3208:401h 08m, directRegionale 11407Trenitalia

Trenitalia, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains from Bologna Centrale to Cesena

You can travel from Bologna Centrale to Cesena on Trenitalia, Frecciabianca and Intercity 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.

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.

Frecciabianca trains operate outside Trenitalia high-speed lines. Offering more than 40 daily routes, they're capable of reaching a maximum speed of 200 km/h. Frecciabianca trains connect the centres of northern and southern Italy, especially on the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian coasts. All Frecciabianca trains have power sockets and large reclining seats, as well as ample space for luggage. There are two classes of service – First Class and Second Class. In First Class, customers can look forward to a welcome service with snacks and drinks and a morning newspaper.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Cesena

Train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Cesena start at €7.35 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €9.35.
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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 Bologna Centrale to Cesena by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bologna Centrale to Cesena? 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 Bologna Centrale to Cesena take?

The average journey time by train between Bologna Centrale and Cesena is 1 hour and 11 minutes, with around 40 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 Bologna Centrale and Cesena by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena is 46 minutes.

How much does the train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena cost?

Train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Cesena can start from as little as €7.35 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 Bologna Centrale to Cesena?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bologna Centrale to Cesena without having to change trains. There are 29 direct trains from Bologna Centrale to Cesena. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena leave?

The first train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena leaves at 05:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena leave?

The last train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena leaves at 23:52. 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 Bologna Centrale and Cesena by train?

Trains travelling from Bologna Centrale to Cesena cover a distance of around 82km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Cesena to Bologna Centrale.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bologna Centrale to Cesena for a typical week day using timetable data for 20/10/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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