|Avg. journey time||1h 50m|
|Trains per day||8|
|Fare range||€17.00 - €116.00|
|First train departs at||00:39|
|Last train departs at||23:17|
|Fastest route||1h 19m|
Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 350 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).
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.
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 Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time between Milano Porta Garibaldi and Bologna Centrale is 1 hour and 50 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 19 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 30 trains per day travelling from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale departs at 00:39. The last train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale departs at 23:17. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Bologna Centrale. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.