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Bologna G Marconi Airport (BLQ)


Bologna G Marconi Airport SpA, Via Triumvirato, 84, I-40132 Bologna, Italy

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)51 647 9615 or 647 9966


(0)51 647 9723



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is anchored 6km (3.5 miles) northeast of Bologna

Transfer Amid Terminals

Terminals A and B are aural walking ambit of anniversary other.

Driving Directions

From the Bologna bypass (tangenziale), cartage should booty avenue 4 and chase signs to the airport. From the A14, they should booty the Bologna - San Lazzaro exit; already on the bypass road, they should again booty avenue 4 for the airport. From the A13, cartage should booty the Bologna - Arcoveggio exit; then, already on the bypass road, they should booty avenue 4 for the airport. From the A1, cartage should booty the Bologna - Casalecchio exit; then, already on the bypass, they should booty avenue 4 for the airport.

Car Parking

There are 3000 parking spaces at Bologna G Marconi Airport, 850 of which are chargeless of charge. The chargeless parking areas are amid at the airport access and accession abutting to the airport, on Via dell'Aeroporto. Short-term parking is accessible alfresco Arrivals, medium-term parking (P1 and P2) is accessible alfresco Terminals A and B (Departures) and abiding parking (P3) is accessible in advanced of the restaurant and burden bays. Payment can be fabricated by cash, debit agenda or acclaim agenda aloft abrogation the car esplanade or at the automatic machines in Terminal A (Arrivals). A aide account is additionally accessible on the arena akin of P2.

Car Hire

AutoRent, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, IntercaR, Maggiore, National, Sixt and Thrifty are all represented at the airport.

Public Transport

Rail: Train: The airport is amid about 6km (3.7 miles) from Bologna axial railway station, which has access to all above destinations beyond Italy and Europe. Access to the railway base is by the Aerobus bus service, which departs from the airport every 15 account 0605-2345 circadian (journey time: 20 minutes). Road: Taxi: Taxi casework are accessible alfresco Arrivals at both terminals. Bus: The Aerobus departs every 15 account 0605-2345 circadian from alfresco Arrivals (Terminals A and B) and runs to Bologna axial railway base and the burghal centre (journey time: 20 minutes). Tickets can be bought on the bus. An added account runs to the barter fair centre back barter shows booty abode amid September-May, except during the Motor Show. There is additionally a bus account to/from Modena Airport and Modena burghal centre. Casework abandon every 15 account 0615-2045 circadian (journey time: 60 minutes).

Information and Advice Desks

There are two advice desks amid in the Departures breadth of Terminals A and B. In addition, there is a flight advice lath in Terminal A Departures and 96 screens, accouterment flight information, amid throughout the airport. A blast advice account (tel: (0)51 647 9615) is additionally available. A day-tripper advice adverse is amid in Arrivals in Terminal A; agents can accommodate advice on hotels, restaurants, contest and burghal attractions.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There is a coffer on the aboriginal attic of Terminal A. There are ATMs and bureaux de change in Terminals A and B. A absolute of 53 payphones are amid throughout the airport and there is a column appointment in Terminal A. Eating and drinking: Bars and restaurants can be begin in both terminals. There is additionally a restaurant alfresco the terminals on Via Triumvirato adjoining to car esplanade P3. Shopping: Various shops, including newsagents and tobacconists, a shoe shop, a clothes shop, a covering appurtenances and accessories shop, and a boutique affairs bounded aliment produce, are amid in both terminals. Duty-free arcade is additionally accessible in Terminals A and B. Luggage: The absent acreage appointment is amid on the arena attic of Terminal A. Added facilities: Two Marconi Club VIP lounges, for holders of adapted tickets, are amid in both terminals. Baby-changing accessories are accessible in all ladies' toilets. There is a children's comedy breadth in the self-service and restaurant breadth on the additional attic of Terminal A, featuring animation films and a appropriate menu. Helpphones, for abetment with children, are amid in both terminals. Appropriate accoutrements and identification tags are accessible from check-in desks for alteration pushchairs onboard the aircraft.

Conference and Business Facilities

Two Marconi Club VIP lounges are accessible for use by Marconi Club members, assertive airline cartage (as adumbrated on ticket), holders of allurement cards and associates of the PO Executive Club in Rome. Accessories accommodate aloof check-in (Terminal A lounge only), television, Internet connection, blast and fax facilities, and adulatory drinks, candy and newspapers. A blast alarm catch account is accessible to Marconi Club Members. The lounges are accessible amid 0600-last flight departure. Marconi Club associates cable forms can be acquired at the airport.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

There is a advanced ambit of accessories for disabled passengers, including 14 disabled toilets, 40 aloof parking spaces and advice telephones amid in Terminal A (at the Arrivals/Departures entrances and at the check-in and advice desks) and Terminal B (at the access and check-in desks); advice telephones can be acclimated to appeal wheelchairs or airport abettor assistance. Oxygen analysis apparatus, stretchers and a specially-adapted cat-and-mouse allowance are additionally available.


There are no hotels at the airport. The abutting auberge is the Sheraton (tel: (0)51 641 5104), which is amid aloof alfresco the airport grounds. A adulatory shuttle account runs amid the airport and the auberge every 20 account 0530-2400 daily.