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There are 5 ways to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore by train, bus, night bus, ferry or car

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Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Riomaggiore Firenze - Pisa - Livorno

$19 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26 / ...

$13 - $28

3 alternative options

Train via Parma  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. La Spezia - Parma / ...

$20 - $46

Night bus, ferry  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna *Int_GENOVA* to La Spezia Marinobus
  2. Take the ferry from La Spezia to Riomaggiore

$35 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore 139.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore is to bus which costs 11€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore. However, there are services departing from Bologna Borgo Panigale and arriving at Riomaggiore via Bologna C.Le and Firenze Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Riomaggiore is 133 km. The road distance is 222.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore without a car is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 16€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore, including transfers.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 16€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Riomaggiore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore is 223 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore.

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Map of how to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore.
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  • Distance: 82.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore via Bologna C.Le, Firenze S.Maria Novella, and Firenze Smn in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Riomaggiore once daily. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Ouibus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
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
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 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
Train from Firenze Smn to Riomaggiore
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna *Int_GENOVA* to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Consorzio Marittimo Turistico Cinque Terre Golfo dei Poeti
Phone
+39 0187.732987
Website
navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it
Ferry from La Spezia to Riomaggiore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it

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