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

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Train, line 35 bus, line 944 bus

  1. Take the train from Colorno to Parma
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
  3. Take the line 35 bus from Stazione Centrale to Ospedale Maggiore
  4. Take the line 944 bus from Ospedale Maggiore to Aeroporto

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo to Bologna Autostazione

Drive

  1. Drive from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Colorno to Bologna Airport

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Parma to Bologna Airport

Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) by train and bus

110 Weekly Services
2h 42m Average Duration
€39 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ). However, there are services departing from Colorno - Via Farnese and arriving at Aeroporto via Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo, Bologna Autostazione and Pontelungo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Colorno and Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 85 km. The road distance is 100.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) without a car is to train and line 35 bus and line 944 bus which takes 2h 42m and costs €35 - €75.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ), including transfers.

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Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) bus services, operated by Busitalia Simet S.p.A., depart from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo station.

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Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) bus services, operated by Busitalia Simet S.p.A., arrive at Bologna Autostazione station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 100 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ).

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Map of how to get from Colorno to Bologna Airport (BLQ).
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  • Distance: 84.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 42m

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

Busitalia Simet S.p.A. operates a bus from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo to Bologna Autostazione 4 times a day. Tickets cost €26 - €31 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Colorno to Parma
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €45
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
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 Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
TPER spa
Phone
051.350111
Website
tper.it
Bus from Stazione Centrale to Ospedale Maggiore
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
TPER spa
2nd Class
€1 - €2
1st Class
€1 - €2
Bus from Ospedale Maggiore to Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€6
Schedules at
TPER spa
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Parma Bus Station to Bologna Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €55
Website
Itabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Parma to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo to Bologna Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Consorzio Autolinee S.r.l.
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Parma to Bologna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€29 - €140
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€29 - €32
Private
€75 - €140
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Colorno to Bologna Airport

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