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There are 5 ways to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le Reg
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$8 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna Airport to Florence Bologna APT

$23 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence 65.2 miles

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bologna Airport to Florence Rimini

$20 - $40

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from Aeroporto to Florence 65.1 miles

$35 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence is to train which costs 6€ - 25€ and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence is to train which costs 6€ - 25€ and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna Airport and arriving at Florence. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bologna Borgo Panigale and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Florence is 83 km. The road distance is 104.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs 6€ - 25€.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence, including transfers.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence bus services, operated by Appennino Shuttle, depart from Bologna Airport station.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Bologna Borgo Panigale station.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence is to train which takes 52 min and costs 6€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence.
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  • Distance: 52.2 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Bologna Airport (BLQ), Italy and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence via Bologna C.Le in around 52 min. Alternatively, Appennino Shuttle operates a bus from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence every 3 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Appennino Shuttle
Phone
+39 055 5001302
Email
info@appenninoshuttle.it
Website
appenninoshuttle.it
Bus from Bologna Airport to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
appenninoshuttle.it
Adults
$23 - $29
Shuttle Rimini Bologna
Phone
+39 0541 60010
Email
info@shuttleriminibologna.it
Website
shuttleriminibologna.it
Shuttle from Bologna Airport to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
shuttleriminibologna.it
Book at
shuttleriminibologna.palisis.com
Adult
$20 - $40
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Aeroporto to Florence
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence bus services, operated by Appennino Shuttle, arrive at Florence station.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence is 104 km. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Florence.

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