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There are 13 ways to get from London to Modena by plane, train, car, car train, bus and ferry, bus, night train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Bologna  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bologna (BLQ) LHR - BLQ

$107 - $345

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Train to London Luton, fly to Bologna  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bologna (BLQ) LTN - BLQ

$69 - $308

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Fly London Stansted to Bologna, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bologna (BLQ) STN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Modena

$70 - $363

Fly London City to Florence, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Florence (FLR) LCY - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le

$110 - $378

Fly London City to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Piacenza to Modena

$97 - $444

Fly London Gatwick to Bologna  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bologna (BLQ) LGW - BLQ

$86 - $363

Fly London Gatwick to Verona, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Verona (VRN) LGW - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le

$84 - $346

Train  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$254 - $464

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Modena

$451 - $522

Bus and ferry, bus  •  21 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix
  3. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Milan, Milan 472 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Modena

$129 - $191

Bus  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Verona
  3. Take the bus from Verona to Modena, Modena

$96 - $160

Train, night train  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Modena Fb / ...

$190 - $416

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Modena

$221 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from London to Modena is to fly and train which costs £50 - £280 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Modena is to fly which costs £80 - £270 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Modena. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Modena via Lille, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and Milano Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Modena. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Modena via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 52 min.

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The distance between London and Modena is 699 miles.

The best way to get from London to Modena without a car is to train which takes 12 h 52 min and costs £190 - £360.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from London to Modena, including transfers.

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London to Modena bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London station.

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London to Modena train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Modena is to fly which takes 5 h 42 min and costs £80 - £270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £190 - £360 and takes 12 h 52 min, you could also bus, which costs £70 - £130 and takes 26 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Modena.
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  • Distance: 699.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between London, England and Modena, Italy?

British Airways, Air France and six other airlines fly from London to Modena hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Modena via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Bologna C.Le in around 12 h 52 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Luton to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London City to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
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 C.Le to Modena
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Piacenza to Modena
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Modena
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Verona
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Verona to Modena, Modena
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Modena
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
saj.it
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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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London to Modena bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Modena, Modena station.

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Modena is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 4:13 PM in London and 5:13 PM in Modena.

London to Modena train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Bologna C.Le station.

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Eurowings, British Airways, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Bologna Airport.

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Book your London to Modena bus tickets online with FlixBus, FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 357+ hotels available in Modena. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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