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There are 6 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) by plane, train, bus, car or shuttle

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 to Bologna  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Bologna (BLQ) MXP - BLQ

$40 - $200

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$32 - $65

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Milano Central station Malpensa Airport Bus
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Modena Fb / ...

$36 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) 162.9 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Florence, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Florence (FLR) MXP - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale

$138 - $358

Shuttle  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Bologna Airport

$45 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 237 km. The road distance is 260.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs 27€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Bologna (BLQ), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 35€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 27€ - 60€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Bologna Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 261 km. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ).

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CSA, Wizz Air, Eurowings and 10 other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 1587+ hotels available in Bologna Airport (BLQ). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ).
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  • Distance: 147.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Bologna Airport (BLQ), Italy?

Hop!, Alitalia and 16 other airlines fly from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) via Milano Centrale, Bologna C.Le, and Stazione Centrale in around 2 h 36 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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 Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Modena
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Milano Central station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Autostradale

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