There are 5 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  55 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ

$40 - $230

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Fiumincino Airport to Rome Termini Station Fiumicino Airport Bus
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Bologna Centrale Station Rm-Bz / ...

$37 - $62

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Tiburtina Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$44 - $87

Train via Roma Termini  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$54 - $87

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) 253.6 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to bus and train which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to fly which costs 35€ - 190€ and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 314 km. The road distance is 405.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs 35€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 55 min to fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is to fly which takes 55 min and costs 35€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) is 406 km. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ).

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Neos and Alitalia offer flights from Rome Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 1536+ hotels available in Bologna Airport (BLQ). Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ).
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  • Distance: 196.1 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Neos and Alitalia fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bologna Airport (BLQ) via Roma Tiburtina, Bologna C.Le, and Stazione Centrale in around 3 h 37 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
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 Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Tiburtina to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Rome Fiumincino Airport to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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