If you want to travel from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna by train to take around 22 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 19 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 12 trains per day running on this route, which spans 13 miles (21 km). There’s no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Bologna. Trenitalia trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Bologna.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna start from £3.15 when you book in advance.
If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!
It takes an average of 22m to travel from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna by train, over a distance of around 13 miles (21 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna and tickets for this journey start from £3.15 when you book in advance.
San Giovanni in Persiceto
13 miles (21 km)
12 trains per day
Direct trains available
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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.
Enjoy your journey with Trenitalia's regional trains. A First Class service may be available on some routes.
At the moment, a restaurant service is not available on Trenitalia's regional trains. However, you can take your own food on board so pick up some snacks at the station before you set off.
Trenitalia's regional trains do not offer an entertainment portal on board. However, you can make use of your internet data, as well as charge your devices thanks to the power sockets that are available at your seat.
If you need to request special assistance, you can call the toll-free number 800 90 60 60 which can be reached from a landline in Italy, or the national number +3902323232 which can be reached from a landline or mobile, even from abroad (international calling charges may apply).
Air-conditioning is available on Trenitalia's regional trains.
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 San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna 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 by train between San Giovanni in Persiceto and Bologna is 22 minutes, with around 12 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.
The fastest journey time by train from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna is 19 minutes.
Train ticket prices from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna can start from as little as £3.15 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna leaves at 06:29. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna leaves at 22:18. 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.
Trains travelling from San Giovanni in Persiceto to Bologna cover a distance of around 13 miles (21 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bologna to San Giovanni in Persiceto.