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There are 6 ways to get from Skopje to Bologna by plane, bus, train or car

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 from Skopje  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Bologna (BLQ) SKP - BLQ

$67 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus to Sofia, fly  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Bologna (BLQ) SOF - BLQ

$45 - $205

4 alternative options

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, train  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Conegliano
  2. Take the train from Conegliano to Venezia Mestre Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...

$73 - $119

Bus Durmo Tours, train  •  24 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Forlì
  2. Take the train from Forli' to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...

$85 - $126

Bus  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tetovo to Poreč
  2. Take the bus from Poreč to Bologna, Bologna 418

$89 - $130

Drive  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Bologna 836.5 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Bologna is to bus and train which costs $70 - $120 and takes 15 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Bologna is to fly which costs $65 - $260 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Bologna, Bologna via Tetovo and Poreč. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 30 min.

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The distance between Skopje and Bologna is 863 km. The road distance is 1338.3 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Bologna without a car is to bus and train which takes 15 h 16 min and costs $70 - $120.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Skopje to Bologna, including transfers.

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Skopje to Bologna bus services, operated by Hafet Tours, depart from Tetovo station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Bologna is to fly which takes 8 h 19 min and costs $65 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $130 and takes 28 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Skopje Airport to Bologna Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Skopje to Bologna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bologna, Bologna station.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 539.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Bologna, Italy?

Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Skopje to Bologna every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skopje to Bologna via Tetovo and Poreč in around 28 h 30 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Skopje to Bologna via Ljubljana, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Skopje to Bologna via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Bologna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Skopje to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$18 - $140
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 Conegliano to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $10
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Forli' to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Conegliano
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Forlì
Ave. Duration
22 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tetovo to Poreč
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.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 Poreč to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Bologna is 1338 km. It takes approximately 12 h 52 min to drive from Skopje to Bologna.

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Lufthansa, Wizz Air, Ryanair and five other airlines offer flights from Skopje Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 1547+ hotels available in Bologna. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to shuttle which takes 35 min and costs .

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