There are 8 ways to get from Tarifa to Bologna by car ferry, 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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Car ferry to Tangier, fly to Bologna  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
  2. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Bologna (BLQ) TNG - BLQ

$191 - $510

Cheapest option

Bus, train to Sevilla, fly to Bologna  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to San Fernando
  2. Take the train from Bahia-Sur to Sevilla Santa Justa
  3. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Bologna (BLQ) SVQ - BLQ

$103 - $553

6 alternative options

Bus to Malaga, fly to Bologna  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to Algeciras
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Bologna (BLQ) AGP - BLQ

$109 - $689

Car ferry to Tangier, fly to Florence, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
  2. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Florence (FLR) TNG - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le

$247 - $628

Fly Gibraltar to Bologna  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Gibraltar (GIB) to Bologna (BLQ) GIB - BLQ

$185 - $709

Bus, train  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Algeciras to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr

$179 - $318

Car ferry, train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier Med to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le Rv

$216 - $572

Drive  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Tarifa to Bologna 1408.6 miles

$330 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tarifa to Bologna is to bus and train and fly which costs 85€ - 480€ and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tarifa to Bologna is to bus and fly which costs 90€ - 600€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tarifa and Bologna is 1714 km. The road distance is 2253.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tarifa to Bologna without a car is to bus and train which takes 26 h 36 min and costs 150€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to get from Tarifa to Bologna, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tangier Airport to Bologna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tarifa to Bologna is 2254 km. It takes approximately 21 h 39 min to drive from Tarifa to Bologna.

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Air Arabia Maroc, Air France, Royal Air Maroc and four other airlines offer flights from Tangier Airport to Bologna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tarifa to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 1071.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 29 min

What companies run services between Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain and Bologna, Italy?

British Airways flies from Tarifa to Bologna once daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Tangier to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Tangier to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malaga to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Tangier to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Gibraltar to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Casablanca, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $950
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Casablanca, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tangier to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Sevilla to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Tangier to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Malaga to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bahia-Sur to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
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 Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from Tarifa to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Bus from Tarifa to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Tarifa to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
alsa.com
CTMCG
Phone
+34 (0) 955038665
Website
siu.ctmcg.es
Bus from Tarifa to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
siu.ctmcg.es
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Algeciras to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $47
Standard Car
$115 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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