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BVA Paris
BLQ Bologna
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ATH Athens
BLQ Bologna
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ATH Athens
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BLQ Bologna
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Paris - Bologna
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Athens - Bologna
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Barcelona - Bologna
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Madrid - Bologna
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Tel Aviv - Bologna
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Vienna - Bologna
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Bologna Vacation

About Bologna

The beautiful city of Bologna is situated in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. The city is an alluring blend of breathtaking architecture, grandiose historical monuments and artistic wonders, making it one of the most scenic in Italy. It is affectionately known as "La Dotta, La Rossa, La Grassa" ("the educated, the red, the fat"), where the "educated" refers to it being the home of the oldest university in Europe, the "red" to the city's emblematic red-tiled roofs, and the "fat" because of its rich culinary heritage. Most of the attractions are within walking distance from each other, enabling visitors to simply wander, discover and take in the captivating sights, shops and celebrated cuisine.

Things to do and places to visit in Bologna

Whether you wish to spend your time strolling through the atmospheric streets, gazing at the magnificent architecture, soaking up the city's intriguing past at a museum or pausing at a sidewalk cafe to people watch, there is plenty to keep you occupied in Bologna – and plenty of good things to eat too.

When visiting Bologna be sure to:

  • Absorb the ambience of the arcades, cafes and medieval architecture in the vast Piazza Maggiore
  • Shop for local produce at the medieval market, Quadrilatero, where you can buy famous Bolognese and regional specialties
  • Feast on culinary treats such as tortellini, tagliatelle, mortadella and more in the bustling local restaurants
  • Hike up to the Basilica of San Luca and admire the views
  • Marvel at the Archiginnasio, the oldest part of the university turned civic library, dating back to the 16th century
  • Learn about the city's past at the Museum of the History of Bologna (Museo della Storia di Bologna)
  • Watch the sun go down with a Spritz in hand, from one of bar-terraces in the city's many squares
  • Flex your credit card in the designer-studded Galleria Cavour, Bologna's luxury shopping center
  • Climb to the top of the Asinelli Tower (Torre degli Asinelli) for panoramic views of the city
  • Visit the art-filled Basilica di Santo Stefano, whose origins are said to date back to 430 AD
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Airports in Bologna

There is one airport in Bologna, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport, which handles both international and domestic flights. It is the seventh busiest airport in Italy.

  • Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport

    Top Carriers

    There are a number of airlines operating flights to Bologna including: Ryanair, Lufthansa and Air France.


    Bologna's airport is located in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, approximately 4 miles northwest of the town center.


    The airport is accessed by the A1, A13 and A14 highways. Passengers can also take the Aerobus that connects to the railway station in approximately 20 minutes. Taxis are available outside the terminal building.

  • Florence Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of airlines operate flights to Florence Airport including Alitalia, Vueling and Ryanair.


    Florence Airport is approximately 2 miles from the city center.


    Florence city center is connected to the airport via the Viale Guidoni. Taxis are available outside the terminal building, with a journey time of about 15 minutes. Alternatively, there is a shuttle bus that takes around 20 minutes from the airport to the central train station.

Frequently asked questions about flights to Bologna

How can I find cheap flights to Bologna on eDreams?
At eDreams you will find flights from $47 to Bologna. Thanks to the combination of various technologies, machine learning algorithms and real user searches on our platform, you will be able to choose between the different options that best suit your needs when you have to fly to Bologna.
✈️ Which airlines fly to Bologna?
Airlines flying direct from the US to Bologna include:
  • American Airlines, with flights from Los Angeles, Chicago and from Lexington, KY, for example.
  • Lufthansa also operates numerous flights, some of them originating from Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami.
  • Aeroflot, with flights from New York to Bologna and null and also from null.
Airlines with indirect flights to Bologna include:
  • American Airlines, which flies from Los Angeles, Chicago or Lexington, KY.
  • British Airways, with flights from Los Angeles and New York, as well as from Chicago.
  • Scandinavian Airlines, with flights from Minneapolis, null and also null.
🕑 How long before a flight to Bologna should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Bologna, you should get to the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs, and boarding the airplane can take some time. At eDreams, you can find the best deals for flights to Bologna departing from over 104 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Bologna with eDreams you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Bologna’s airport?
Bologna is served by 3 airport[s]. Guglielmo Marconi operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 104 cities, such as Tel Aviv, Madrid and Barcelona, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Bologna’s airport from the city centre?
Bologna’s airport Guglielmo Marconi is located 3 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Bologna’s city centre?
Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.50 USD per person.
Taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Guglielmo Marconi , the average price for the ride to Bologna centre is around 5.01 USD per km.
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⛅ What is the weather like in Bologna?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Bologna is in June, July and August, when the average temperature reaches 24.8 °C, while July, August and June are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 163.17 hours. However, if you prefer colder temperatures, make sure you visit Bologna during January, February or December to experience an average of 3.21 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during February, November and January, when the average precipitation in Bologna is 10.5 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.

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