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Overview: London to Bologna flight

distanceDistance715 miles
durationAverage flight duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£110 (€121)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Malta Air, British Airways, easyJet, Alitalia, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines, Air France, Finnair, SWISS, KLM Cityhopper, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines or KLM

Flights from London to Bologna cover the 715 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Malta Air, British Airways, easyJet, Alitalia, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines, Air France, Finnair, SWISS, KLM Cityhopper, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines or KLM. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as £21, but the average price of plane tickets is £110. Travellers depart most frequently from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Bologna Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from London to Bologna is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
easyJet
09:002h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1101One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Vueling
16:5014h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1561One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Vueling
18:2012h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1561One-way
1 change
Vueling
21:459h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1701One-way
1 change
Vueling
21:059h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1701One-way
1 change

Flight scheduleLondon to Bologna

Showing flights for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Air France
06:156h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air France
06:1515h55
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:10Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air France
06:159h50
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
17:05Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM
06:305h00
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
12:30Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
British Airways
07:5014h50
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
British Airways
07:509h30
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:20Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
British Airways
08:352h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:45Bologna Airport (BLQ)
0 changes
easyJet
09:002h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
0 changes
Air France
09:004h00
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air France
09:0013h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:10Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air France
09:007h05
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
17:05Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Norwegian Air Shuttle
10:005h20
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
16:20Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air Baltic
12:106h20
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:30Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
14:1019h05
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
14:107h40
London City Airport (LCY)
22:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
14:1019h05
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
14:1019h05
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
14:107h40
London City Airport (LCY)
22:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
Air France
14:457h25
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:10Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Luxair
15:2526h10
London City Airport (LCY)
18:35Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Luxair
15:4025h55
London City Airport (LCY)
18:35Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
British Airways
15:502h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
0 changes
British Airways
16:306h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
16:4516h30
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
16:4525h05
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
16:4525h05
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
Vueling
16:5014h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
17:0016h15
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
17:0024h50
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
17:004h50
London City Airport (LCY)
22:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM
17:1014h30
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Air France
17:354h35
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:10Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
17:5013h50
London City Airport (LCY)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Vueling
18:2012h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
18:3513h05
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
19:0512h35
London City Airport (LCY)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
ITA
19:1522h35
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
19:1522h35
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
19:1514h00
London City Airport (LCY)
10:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
ITA
19:1522h35
London City Airport (LCY)
18:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
2 changes
KLM Cityhopper
20:1016h05
London City Airport (LCY)
13:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
20:1011h30
London City Airport (LCY)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Luxair
20:1521h20
London City Airport (LCY)
18:35Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
British Airways
20:402h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
0 changes
KLM Cityhopper
20:4515h30
London City Airport (LCY)
13:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
20:4510h55
London City Airport (LCY)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
20:5510h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
08:40Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
20:5515h20
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
13:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Vueling
21:059h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change
Vueling
21:459h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
1 change

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Flight times from London to Bologna

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

12 h 54 m

Flights per day

50

Distance

1153 km

Of the 50 flights that leave London for Bologna every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
British Airways
20:402h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:50Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1841One-way
0 changes
Fastest
British Airways
08:352h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:45Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£5781One-way
0 changes
Fastest
British Airways
15:502h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£7401One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
easyJet
09:002h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:15Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£1101One-way
0 changes
Air France
09:004h00
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:00Bologna Airport (BLQ)
£9781One-way
1 change

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Airlines: Ryanair, Malta Air and British Airways London to Bologna

Travel from London to Bologna from £15 with Omio’s flight partners Ryanair, Malta Air and British Airways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Ryanair is one of the biggest and most popular low-cost airlines in Europe, headquartered in Ireland. Hopping on a plane and flying to popular European destinations quickly and affordably is made easy with Ryanair. This budget airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. A Ryanair plane ticket between London and Bologna includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.

London to Bologna flight information with Ryanair:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: £15

Flights from London to Bologna

The flights from London to Bologna are a beautiful route to fly by air. There are multiple providers flying these routes with the main two being Malta Air and ITA. There are direct flights as well as flights that have layovers in France and flights that have layovers in Milan or Rome. The average time for a direct flight will take 1h 55min whereas flights with layovers can take anywhere from 5h to 15h depending on the provider you fly with and the route you take as well as the layovers you may incur.

London to Bologna flight Time: Daily Departures

There are multiple flights daily from Heathrow International Airport to Bologna Airport, ITA forms the bulk of airplanes that travel this route, flying up to 12 times a day but they are also some of the lengthier flights taking anywhere from 5h all the way to 20h to reach your destination. When flying with ITA most flights will have a layover in either Milan or in Rome. The other main provider is Ryanair which is operated by Malta Air, this airline flies out of London Stansted Airport which offers the only direct flight to Bologna, this flight will only take 2h to arrive at your destination.

How long is the journey by flight from London to Bologna?

The flight from London to Bologna slough a short distance has very few airlines that fly direct, Ryanair being the only operator that flies direct most days, and with only one flight scheduled each day the plane fills up fast. The bulk of airplanes travelling this distance are Mostly ITA operated and can take anywhere from 5h to 20h.

Bologna Tourists Historic Street. Source: Shutterstock

What is/are the departure and arrival airport for flights from London to Bologna?

Departure airport: Heathrow airport is easily accessed from the centre of London by either underground trains busses or taxis. Being a massive hub for air travel we recommend arriving at Heathrow as early as possible before your flight to not encounter any delays when attempting to catch your flight. The bulk of flights going to Bologna leave from Heathrow with its main provider of the flight being ITA however the only direct flight that flies to Bologna does not fly from Heathrow Airport but rather from Stansted Airport.

Arrival airport: Bologna Airport is the only airport available in the city and thus all arrivals to the city need to fly into this airport. The airport is located 4.6 miles (7.5 km) from the city centre and is easily accessed by public transport or taxis that are available at the airport.

Which airlines travel from London to Bologna?

There are multiple airlines that fly from London to Bologna, the most used and affordable options being ITA and Ryanair which offer the bulk of the affair between these two locations, two other airlines operate this route are Air France and Vueling, but both of these airlines only offer one or two flights and their flights are extremely expensive compared to the main two providers.

ITA flights from London to Bologna

ITA is the main provider of flights from London to Bologna with up to fifteen flights a day, the ticket prices for this provider varies drastically and so does the duration of the flight. With flights taking five hours to as long as fifteen or even twenty hours to reach its destination. This provider can also have multiple stops along the way with two recurring layovers being in Milan and Rome. there are many daily departures with ITA to choose from so it is important to view them all and look for the cheaper options that have a good balance between amount of layovers and duration of flight.

Ryanair flights from London to Bologna

Ryanair which is operated by Malta Air offers the only direct flight from London to Bologna, the flight takes on average 1h 55min to complete and has no layovers or stops, since there is only one direct flight operated this flight is on most occasions fully booked so make sure that if you want to fly direct you will need to book far in advance. Although this flight is direct and highly sought after it is not the most expensive, far from it, it is very reasonably priced when compared to other more established and much longer flights that it competes with.

Flight London to Bologna: Services on Board

Service on board flights are usually identical on all airliners unless you are talking about the different seating options which usually have very specific benefits depending on who you fly with. On all air crafts you will be allowed one to two checked-in bags which will be stowed in the storage area of the plane. Be sure to check how many kilo grams of luggage you are allowed to bring as every air plane has different requirements. You are also allowed one carry on bag that will be stored on the plane with you as well as a laptop bag and a camera bag that you can store by your feet.

How to find cheap flight tickets from London to Bologna?

When trying to find the cheapest flight tickets, there are some key factors to consider. First and foremost you should always do your best to book early, time is your friend and looking forward to booking tickets will usually reward you with cheaper or even reduced prices.

Secondly, timing is extremely important, if you are planning to travel on days when there may be events or maybe vacations, tickets may be scarce and therefore prices will go up, so it is always a good idea to look at the prices a few days before or after the date you intended to travel, to see if the prices fluctuate.

Third, taking a longer route or a route with more stops can sometimes be cheaper than trying to get there faster, when a train is slower or has to stop often, rail companies will often reduce the price to compensate for the delays of commuters. Finally, one of your best friends when looking for the cheapest prices would use Omio which organises all the prices to find you the cheapest and most convenient option for you.

Bologna Main Square Street. Source: Shutterstock

To Bologna by plane —travel tips

The city of Bologna has everything that is cultural and culinary in mind when you plan to visit northern Italy, except that its charm lies in being less well known. Caught in between some of the country's most established and well-known cities, Venice, Rome, Milan and Florence, getting to Bologna is not usually a priority.

Yet it is the seventh largest city in Italy and the historic capital and abundant gastronomic epic enter of northern Italy. get lost in the expansive grid of divine architecture and sandy side roads, food markets and cafes, crumbling historic houses and landmark towers. of a historic labyrinth shows the medieval origins of the city and the touches of the Renaissance. Old and beautiful, gritty and vibrant in equal measure, sightseeing tours in Bologna make long wanderings for the curious. The compact labyrinth of old streets is the heart of Bologna's tourism and why people remain enchanted with the city.

FAQs: London to Bologna flights

FAQs: Take a flight from London to Bologna hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Bologna.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from London to Bologna can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for London to Bologna is £110; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Bologna flight time is 2 h 5 min   covering the 715 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from London to Bologna leaves at 06: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from London to Bologna leaves at 21: 45.
Take the London to Bologna flight with Ryanair, Malta Air, British Airways, easyJet, Alitalia, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines, Air France, Finnair, SWISS, KLM Cityhopper, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines or KLM. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the trip to Bologna from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Flights from London to Bologna generally leave from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Bologna Airport.

London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km away from London city centre and Bologna Airport is 11.2 km from Bologna city centre.

The cheapest month for a flight from London to Bologna is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Bologna from London including taking a train, coach or flight.

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