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Departure Sun, 05 Aug Return Wed, 15 Aug
LHR London
BLQ Bologna
return from £177
Departure Wed, 08 Aug Return Fri, 24 Aug
LCY London
BLQ Bologna
return from £228
Departure Sun, 05 Aug Return Thu, 09 Aug
LGW London
BLQ Bologna
return from £164
Departure Sun, 05 Aug Return Fri, 17 Aug
STN London
BLQ Bologna
return from £110
Flight route information
Bologna is an Italian city that is steeped in renaissance and baroque-era culture and history.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.13 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.89 GBP
Last checked on 23 July 2018
Train
Local, one-way ticket
54%

Trains in Bologna are 54% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Bologna
£1.16
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
11%

A meal in Bologna is 11% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Bologna
£13.4
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
15%

Taxis are 15% more expensive in Bologna than in London.

London
£3.5
Bologna
£4.02
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
54%

Coffee in Bologna is 54% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.71
Bologna
£1.26
( London airports
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Bologna airports
  • ? Guglielmo Marconi (BLQ)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
  • ? Luigi Ridolfi (FRL)
    How far from city centre: 41 miles
L Distance: 717 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is one of the most gorgeous cities on the planet and it is well known for its great mixture of historical monuments and contemporary architecture. This city is served by several airports such as Luton, Gatwick and Stansted, among others. As this is one of the most important international financial arenas and a world capital, there is a very efficient transport system to handle the millions of passengers that visit the city, for business or pleasure, every year. Flights from London to Bologna may take off from any of the six airports that serve the city.

Getting to London airport

To get on one of the London to Bologna flights, confirm first from which airport your plane is leaving. If your plane is taking off from London City Airport, you can consider yourself lucky. It is located within the city limits and can easily be reached from London city centre by taxi or bus. However, if your plane is taking off from Southend or Stansted airports in Essex, you will have to start your journey earlier and probably connect metro and trains. Heathrow and Gatwick airports are at quite a distance too, but they are connected to the city centre by high speed trains. Luton Airport is connected by train from Liverpool Street Station in central London.

Arriving to Bologna

Bologna is one of the most beautiful cities in Italy and is known for its cuisine, culture and history. The city has an impressive architectural legacy left by its rulers of the past. Bologna's historic centre is one of the most elegant in the world and contains buildings from the baroque, renaissance and other important periods. Piazza Maggiore is one of the largest squares in Bologna and is a great place to people-watch and get some sun. Bologna is a UNESCO City of Music and is known for its classical music venues and performances. Spend some time walking aimlessly around the city to soak in its atmosphere and see what you can discover.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Bologna from London take just two hours to reach Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport, which is only six kilometres from the city centre. It is very easy to get to downtown Bologna from the airport as it is a small town. There are a number of car hire companies including Hertz, Locauto Rent and Avis. You can rent a car outside the airport and drive to the city yourself. Otherwise, you can simply take a taxi to the city centre. Aerobus BLQ shuttle is another option to reach Bologna Central Railway Station in just 20 minutes.

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