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Travelers usually depart from Athens International, Athens - Karolou, Athens Train Station, Athens - Kifissos, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi when they travel from Athens to Bologna. Book your trip to arrive at Bologna Guglielmo Marconi, Bologna Train Station, Bologna Bus station, or Bologna Borgo Panigale. The distance between Athens and Bologna is 1285 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Aegean, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, and ITA Airways. Athens and Bologna have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Bologna, consider visiting Uffizi Gallery, Cinque Terre, Piazza Del Campo, Siena, San Gimignano, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and Piazza San Marco.

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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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ITA AirwaysITYAZYesNo

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Athens to Bologna?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Athens and Bologna takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Athens and Bologna?
The flight distance between Athens and Bologna is 1285 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Athens and Bologna?
Several carriers operate flights between Athens and Bologna. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aegean, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Larnaca, Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Vienna, Santorini, Budapest, Brussels, Milan, Chania, Paris, Barcelona, Berlin, Frankfurt, Edinburgh, Rome, New York, Reykjavik, Rhodes, Mykonos.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bologna?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bologna and London, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Thessaloniki, Reykjavik, Kutaisi, Glasgow, Birmingham, Tallinn, Bristol, Malta, Paris, Heraklion, Newcastle upon Tyne, Brussels, Chișinău, Kaunas, Vilnius, Belfast.
Which airports are there in Athens?
Athens is mainly served by Athens International. But there are other airports nearby, including Athen Helenikon Airport.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Kalamata International, Milos Island National, Araxos.
What airports are near Bologna?
The main airport in Bologna is Bologna Guglielmo Marconi. It is also served by Milan–Malpensa, Venice Marco Polo, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi, Treviso, Linate, Florence, Pisa International, Verona Villafranca, Genoa Cristoforo Colombo.
What buses and trains depart from Athens?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Athens, including Union Ivkoni, City Lines.
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