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from Manchester to Bologna

You can get from Manchester to Bologna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Bologna on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:30Manchester Airport4h25 22:55Bologna Airport
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£3711One-way
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17:30Manchester Airport4h25 22:55Bologna Airport
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£3711One-way
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05:55Manchester Airport5h35 12:30Bologna Airport
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£3711One-way
11:10Manchester Airport10h45 22:55Bologna Airport
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£3711One-way
11:10Manchester Airport4h25 16:35Bologna Airport
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£4501One-way

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Travel Information from Manchester to Bologna

distanceDistance869 miles (1402 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £7 • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air

Travel 869 miles (1402 km) by flight to Bologna from Manchester. Malta Air is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Bologna.

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FAQs
Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Manchester to Bologna?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Bologna, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Italy?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bologna from Manchester?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bologna, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 20/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Manchester to Bologna.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Manchester, United Kingdom from Bologna, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Manchester, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Manchester from Bologna restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Manchester from Bologna?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 20/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Manchester from Bologna closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Manchester to Bologna?

Travel Manchester to Bologna by flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Bologna?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Manchester to Bologna. It takes on average 2 h 15 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles are between Manchester and Bologna

The distance from Manchester to Bologna is approximately 869 miles (1402 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Manchester to Bologna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Bologna:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Manchester Airport and arrive in Bologna Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Manchester to Bologna?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Bologna from Manchester:

  • You can travel to Bologna from Manchester by flight with Malta Air. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £7 with Malta Air from Manchester to Bologna.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Bologna from Manchester?
Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Bologna? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Bologna usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Florence. If you're looking to explore Milan, Rome or Florence from Bologna, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Manchester to Bologna ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Bologna from Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £7 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Bologna from Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.