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Overview: Bus from Madrid to Bologna

distanceDistance813 miles (1312 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines France or Baltour

Buses from Madrid to Bologna cover the 813 miles (1312 km) long route with our travel partners like Eurolines France or Baltour. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Madrid and Bologna?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Bologna, Italy by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/27/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Madrid to Bologna as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Bologna, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Bologna?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bologna?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/27/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Madrid from Bologna.

What is the distance to Bologna from Madrid by bus?

You should expect to travel around 813 miles (1312 km)  from Madrid to Bologna by bus.

What station does the bus from Madrid to Bologna depart from? Which Bologna bus station do I come into from Madrid?

When taking a bus from Madrid, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When you arrive in Bologna, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Bologna, Autostazione.

Where is the bus station in Madrid? Where is the bus station in Bologna?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bologna, Autostazione and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the bus station to the city center in Bologna.

Which bus companies can get me from Madrid to Bologna?

If you're looking for buses from Madrid to Bologna, you can rely on Eurolines France or Baltour to get you to Bologna. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Madrid to Bologna journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.