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Journey timeFrom 1h 17m
Price$9.21 - $68.64
Distance143km (89 miles)
Frequency37 trains per day
Departure stationPiacenza
Arrival stationBologna Centrale
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Piacenza to Bologna Centrale train times

Check out the next trains departing from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale for Wednesday 11th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
05:0907:192h 10m, 1 changeRegionale 20400, Frecciarossa 9505Trenord, Trenitalia
05:3007:251h 55m, directRegionale 11407Trenitalia
06:3508:021h 27m, directFrecciarossa 9503Trenitalia
06:4908:251h 36m, directRegionale 2123Trenitalia
06:5608:421h 46m, directRegionale 2913Trenitalia
07:4009:141h 34m, directIntercity 583Trenitalia
07:4909:251h 36m, directRegionale 2891Trenitalia
08:2009:421h 22m, directFrecciabianca 8803Trenitalia
08:4910:251h 36m, directRegionale 2125Trenitalia
09:3011:191h 49m, 1 changeRegionale 2116, Frecciarossa 9529Trenitalia

Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale

You can travel from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale on Frecciarossa, 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.

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.

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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale

Train tickets from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale start at €7.90 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 €14.94.
lowest price found
from7.90
on the day
avg. single price14.94

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

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.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

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!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost 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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale? 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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale take?

The average journey time by train between Piacenza and Bologna Centrale is 1 hour and 46 minutes, with around 48 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 Piacenza and Bologna Centrale by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale is 1 hour and 17 minutes.

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

Train tickets from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale can start from as little as €7.90 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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale without having to change trains. There are 37 direct trains from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale leaves at 00:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale leaves at 23:05. 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 Piacenza and Bologna Centrale by train?

Trains travelling from Piacenza to Bologna Centrale cover a distance of around 143km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bologna Centrale to Piacenza.
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 Piacenza to Bologna Centrale for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/12/2019. 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 02/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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