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from London to Bologna

You can get from London to Bologna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Bologna on Jan 19 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:25AMLondon Heathrow Airport6h30 06:55PMBologna Airport
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$1851One-way
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11:25AMLondon Heathrow Airport6h30 06:55PMBologna Airport
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$1851One-way
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11:30AMLondon Heathrow Airport4h50 05:20PMBologna Airport
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$2371One-way
09:00AMLondon Heathrow Airport7h20 05:20PMBologna Airport
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$2371One-way
06:25AMLondon Heathrow Airport9h55 05:20PMBologna Airport
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$2521One-way

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Travel Information to Bologna from London

distanceDistance715 miles (1153 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$10 - $116
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 715 miles (1153 km) by bus or flight from London to Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Bologna.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Bologna, Italy if I’m coming from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bologna from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bologna, Italy from London?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/15/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Bologna from London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Bologna, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Bologna, Italy?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Bologna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 1/17/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Bologna here.

How do I go from London to Bologna?

There are 2 ways to travel from London to Bologna including taking a bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to go from London to Bologna?

The cheapest way to go to Bologna from London is by taking a flight, which costs on average $10 (€8).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bologna:

Taking a flight is usually $106 (€89) less than taking a bus to Bologna, which costs on average $116 (€97) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from London to Bologna?

The quickest way to travel between London and Bologna is by flight, which takes on average 2 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 25 h.

How far is it from London to Bologna?

The London to Bologna distance is around 715 miles (1153 km).

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Bologna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Bologna:

  • Most travelers board their bus from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.
  • Most travelers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Bologna Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from London to Bologna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Bologna:

  • You can take a bus from London to Bologna with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $116 (€97) with Flixbus from London to Bologna.
  • You can travel by plane to Bologna from London with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair London to Bologna tickets for $10 (€8) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Bologna?

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Bologna often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Florence. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Bologna itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bologna and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets to Bologna from London online for the best deals?

Before traveling from London to Bologna, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $116 (€97) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $10 (€8) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking London to Bologna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.