Bologna (Guglielmo Marconi) International Airport (BLQ)
Travel and Ground Transport
Bologna's airport offers travellers a more than reasonable range of ground transportation and travel options to suit every passengers' needs.
Serving Bologna and the surrounding areas of Italy, travel and ground transport facilities at Guglielmo Marconi Airport (BLQ) include buses, car rental, taxis and airport train services.
Bologna Airport is situated around 6 km / 3.5 miles from the central railway station, which features excellent connections to major destinations across Italy and Europe. The highly affordable Aerobus service connects the railway station approximately every 15 minutes throughout the day.
Guglielmo Marconi Airport is served by public Aerobus buses that travel from arrivals areas outside of both terminal buildings into the city centre, to Bologna train station and to other nearby suburban areas of Emilia-Romagna, Italy. Aerobus buses run daily every 15 minutes from 06:00 to 23:45 and tickets can be purchased onboard the bus. Those heading to the city centre by Aerobus will find that the trip lasts approximately 20 minutes and is a particularly inexpensive way to reach your chosen destination.
Taxis are readily available at Guglielmo Marconi, waiting in the designated ranks located outside of the arrivals areas of each terminal and providing a convenient and simple way to travel into Bologna city centre and other nearby suburban areas of Italy. This trip takes around ten minutes, depending on traffic levels. There are usually plenty of authorised taxis lined up and the fares are generally quite reasonably priced.