The cheapest buses from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£159

Average

£159

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 £ 159 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 159.

Cheapest
10:00London26h00 13:00Bologna, Autostazione
1 changes
£1591One-way

Timetable London to Bologna

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10:00London26h00 13:00Bologna, Autostazione
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Thu
21 Oct
£123Flixbus
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Fri
22 Oct
£141Flixbus
£401KLM
Sat
23 Oct
£132Flixbus
£156Alitalia
Sun
24 Oct
£97Flixbus
£45Ryanair
Mon
25 Oct
£114Flixbus
£71Ryanair
Tue
26 Oct
£93Flixbus
£31Ryanair
Thu
28 Oct
£106Flixbus
£28Ryanair
Fri
29 Oct
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£11Ryanair
Sat
30 Oct
£110Flixbus
£14Malta Air
Mon
1 Nov
£141Flixbus
£19Malta Air
Tue
2 Nov
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£47Malta Air
Fri
5 Nov
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£21Malta Air
Sat
6 Nov
£95Flixbus
£19Malta Air
Sun
7 Nov
£106Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Mon
8 Nov
£70Flixbus
£15Malta Air
Tue
9 Nov
£84Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Wed
10 Nov
£93Flixbus
£9Malta Air

The fastest buses from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

1d 2 h

Average

1d 2 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

1153 km

It's difficult to get from London to Bologna without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:00London26h00 13:00Bologna, Autostazione
1 changes
£1591One-way

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Coach Information from London to Bologna

distanceDistance715 miles (1153 km)
durationAverage coach duration26 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£117 (€132)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or Eurolines France

Coaches from London to Bologna cover the 715 miles (1153 km) long route taking on average 26 h with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £117, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £93. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bologna, Autostazione.

Coach companies

FlixBus coaches between London and Bologna

For as little as £93 you can travel by coach between London and Bologna with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between London and Bologna.

It’s easy to book your FlixBus coach ticket between London and Bologna online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus coach timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from London to Bologna as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that coach and book cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. Prices for FlixBus coaches between London and Bologna start at £93 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 715 miles (1153 km). If you search for FlixBus coaches in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by coach from London to Bologna. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best London to Bologna FlixBus coach ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets between London and Bologna due to the coronavirus:

  • 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
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by coach between London and Bologna?

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

What is the status of international entry into Italy from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from London to Bologna before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Bologna, Italy to London, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return coach to London, United Kingdom from Bologna is: Partially open.

Is my return coach into London from Bologna restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to London from Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

How much does a cheap coach between London and Bologna cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Bologna from London for the next 7 days starting from £93  one way.
What is the average cost of a coach from London to Bologna?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between London and Bologna is £117  one way.
What is the distance by coach from London to Bologna?
The London to Bologna coach distance is approximately 715 miles (1153 km).
How long does it take from London to Bologna by coach?
The coach time to Bologna from London is on average 26 h  for the 715 miles (1153 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Bologna by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Bologna?

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria   to Bologna, Autostazione.

Where do I find the London coach station to Bologna? Where is the Bologna coach station?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival coach station, Bologna, Autostazione, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Bologna.

Which coach companies can get me from London to Bologna?
When taking a coach from London to Bologna, you can count on Flixbus or Eurolines France for the best way to get you to Bologna. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between London and Bologna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
When is the earliest coach from London to Bologna? When is the last coach from London to Bologna?
The first London to Bologna coach departs at 09: 00   and the last coach from London to Bologna leaves at 10: 00. Check out the most up-to-date London to Bologna coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book London to Bologna coach tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a coach from London to Bologna to cost on average £117 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Bologna coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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