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There are 12 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna by plane, train, night train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car 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 Newcastle to Bologna  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bologna (BLQ) NCL - BLQ

$95 - $227

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Bologna  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bologna (BLQ) EDI - BLQ

$86 - $294

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Train to Manchester, fly to Bologna  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bologna (BLQ) MAN - BLQ

$126 - $371

Fly Newcastle to Florence, train  •  8h 20m

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

$112 - $421

Fly Newcastle to Verona, train  •  8h 31m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Verona (VRN) NCL - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le

$89 - $428

Fly Newcastle to Venice, train  •  8h 59m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Venice (VCE) NCL - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le

$106 - $288

Train  •  17h 44m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Chambery
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$399 - $649

Train, night train  •  20h 53m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Dijon Ville Ic
  4. Take the night train from Dijon Ville to Milano Centrale En
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$252 - $384

Bus, bus and ferry  •  32h

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M12
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris, Paris 757 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bologna, Bologna

$164 - $277

Bus  •  34h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Bologna

$163 - $279

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  21h 44m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Chambery
  5. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  6. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  7. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna

$595 - $796

Drive, car ferry  •  18h 50m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bologna

$289 - $433

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna is to fly and train which costs £80 - £230 and takes 8h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna is to train and fly which costs £65 - £230 and takes 6h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Bologna, Bologna via London Victoria, Lille and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Bologna C.Le via London St. Pancras International, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 44m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bologna is 929 miles.

The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna without a car is to train which takes 17h 44m and costs £300 - £500.

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It takes approximately 6h 54m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna is to fly which takes 6h 54m and costs £70 - £180. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £300 - £500 and takes 17h 44m, you could also bus, which costs £120 - £220 and takes 34h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 929.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 54m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bologna, Italy?

British Airways, Air France and eight other airlines fly from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Chambery, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 17h 44m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Newcastle to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Malta
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Newcastle to Verona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Newcastle to Venice via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Newcastle to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
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
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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 Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Chambery
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$210 - $270
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$210 - $270
1st Class
$280 - $390
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Train from Paris Est to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Night train from Dijon Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
16h 38m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
National Express
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 London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
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There is no direct flight from Newcastle Airport to Bologna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna is 1h ahead of Newcastle upon Tyne. It is currently 3:41 PM in Newcastle upon Tyne and 4:41 PM in Bologna.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Bologna C.Le station.

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BMI Regional, Brussels Airlines, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 1403+ hotels available in Bologna. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25m and costs £2 - £4.

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