Cheap bus tickets from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£79

Average

£109

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Bologna will cost around £ 109 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 79.

BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London30h50 06:10Bologna
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£791One-way
Flixbus
21:30London29h00 02:30Bologna
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£861One-way
Flixbus
10:30London24h30 11:00Bologna
0 changes
£951One-way
Flixbus
09:00London26h00 11:00Bologna
0 changes
£1291One-way
Flixbus
20:30London30h00 02:30Bologna
0 changes
£1571One-way

Bus Timetable London to Bologna

Showing buses for tomorrow, Fri, 27 May
Flixbus
09:00London26h00 11:00Bologna
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Flixbus
10:30London24h30 11:00Bologna
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Flixbus
20:30London30h00 02:30Bologna
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Flixbus
21:30London29h00 02:30Bologna
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BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London30h50 06:10Bologna
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Fri
27 May
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£414Eurowings
Sat
28 May
£183Flixbus
£292Malta Air
Sun
29 May
£217Flixbus
£383British Airways
Mon
30 May
£131Flixbus
£255KLM Cityhopper
Tue
31 May
£115Flixbus
£161KLM Cityhopper
Wed
1 Jun
£154Flixbus
£160Luxair
Thu
2 Jun
£140Flixbus
£103Malta Air
Fri
3 Jun
£132Flixbus
£60Malta Air
Sat
4 Jun
£124Flixbus
£36Malta Air
Sun
5 Jun
£129Flixbus
£75Malta Air
Mon
6 Jun
£125Flixbus
£22Malta Air
Tue
7 Jun
£77Flixbus
£97ITA
Thu
9 Jun
£79Flixbus
£11Malta Air
Fri
10 Jun
£90Flixbus
£11Ryanair
Sat
11 Jun
£75Flixbus
£11Malta Air
Sun
12 Jun
£90Flixbus
£11Malta Air
Mon
13 Jun
£90Flixbus
£19Malta Air
Tue
14 Jun
£75Flixbus
£17Malta Air
Wed
15 Jun
£69Flixbus
£23Ryanair

Bus times from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1d 30 m

Average

1d 4 h 4 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

1153 km

Of the 5 buses that leave London for Bologna every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 1153 km distance in an average of 1d 4 h 4 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1d 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 1d 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Flixbus
10:30London24h30 11:00Bologna
0 changes
£951One-way
Flixbus
09:00London26h00 11:00Bologna
0 changes
£1291One-way
Flixbus
21:30London29h00 02:30Bologna
0 changes
£861One-way
Flixbus
20:30London30h00 02:30Bologna
0 changes
£1571One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London30h50 06:10Bologna
0 changes
£791One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Bologna

distanceDistance715 miles (1153 km)
durationAverage coach duration27 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£167 (€188)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or Eurolines France

Coaches from London to Bologna cover the 715 miles (1153 km) long trip taking on average 27 h with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £115, but the average price of coach tickets is £167. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre.

Coach companies: FlixBus London to Bologna

Find the best coaches to Bologna from London with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £115. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £115

These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between London and Bologna:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Coaches from London to Bologna

Travelling by coach from London to Bologna takes at least 25 hours with some journeys taking up to 48 hours and two nights en route. All services involve at least one connection with timetables varying throughout the week. Coaches depart from London Victoria Coach Station with both Flixbus and Eurolines services terminating at Bologna Central Bus Station next to the Piazza XX Settembre.

Which coach companies travel from London to Bologna?

Coaches from London to Bologna are operated by Flixbus and Eurolines. Eurolines is the European wing of National Express Coaches while Flixbus is German owned and operates in Europe and the USA. Both provide comfortable and modern coaches with reclining seats, toilets, WiFi access and plug outlets.

How long is the coach from London to Bologna?

Coaches travelling between the two cities of London and Bologna take from 25 hours to approximately 48 hours depending on the route taken and the transfer time at connecting points. Flixbus connections are made at Paris Bercy Station, Grenoble Central Bus Station or Frankfurt Hbf while Eurolines services connect at Paris Gare Routière Galliéni, Amsterdam Duivendrecht Station or Prague Florenc Station.

 

How many coaches are there from London to Bologna?

There are between one and two Eurolines departures a day and up to four Flixbus departures a day with a timetable that varies throughout the week. On most days, the first coach leaves in the early morning while the last departure from London is late at night.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Bologna?

Departure coach station: Coaches to Bologna from London all depart from London Victoria Coach Station, which is adjacent to Victoria Railway Station in the centre of London. Its transport links include local buses (with some night routes) as well as local, regional, intercity and underground trains. Among the coach station's facilities are a taxi rank, car parking, WiFi, ATMs, currency exchange, toilets, food kiosks and a cafe.

Arrival coach station: All coach services from London to Bologna terminate at Bologna Central Coach Station located near Piazza XX Settembre and approximately 20 minutes' walk from the city's cultural and historic attractions. The city's main railway station is close to the bus terminal, which is also served by local buses and taxis. Station facilities include car parking.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by coach between London, United Kingdom and Bologna, Italy allowed?

Travel by coach between London, United Kingdom and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bologna from London restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between London and Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Bologna, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Bologna to London is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Italy?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Bologna?

What are the entry requirements?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 24/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bologna to London coach here.

What is the cost of cheap coaches from London to Bologna?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between London and Bologna for as low as £115  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a coach ticket from London to Bologna on average?

If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Bologna coach price to come in at an average of £167  one way.

How many miles is it from London to Bologna by coach?

The distance between London and Bologna by coach is approximately 715 miles (1153 km).

How long is the coach journey from London to Bologna?

The London to Bologna coach duration is on average 27 h, which is to be expected when travelling 715 miles (1153 km) to Bologna from London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Bologna?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre.

Where is the London coach station located? Where is the Bologna coach station located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Bologna.

What coach companies offer a service to Bologna from London?

Take the London to Bologna coach with Flixbus or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey from London to Bologna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When does the first coach depart from London to Bologna? When does the last coach depart from London to Bologna?

You can take the first coach from London to Bologna at 08: 00   or take the last coach from London to Bologna leaving at 23: 30. Look for the latest London Bologna coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.

How far in advance should I book coach tickets from London to Bologna for the best deals?

The price of a one way coach ticket from London to Bologna is on average £167 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets between London and Bologna available a few months in advance.