HOW TO REACH BOLOGNA

By Plane

Airport: Guglielmo Marconi International Airport.
Shuttle Bus options:

  • Marconi Express Train is the faster way to reach the Central Station. (the web site will be available very soon)
    It is possible to buy the ticket online or directly at the ticket barrier by credit card payment or by your smartphone
    Prices:

    • One way ticket: Euro 8,70
    • Round trip ticket: Euro 16,00
    • Reduced Prices for families and groups
  • Shuttle Service Aerobus BLQ is available to the Central Station. (click here for the timetable)
    The ticket price is Euro 6,00 and it is possible to buy it directly on the bus

By Train

Bologna has two Railway Stations, one of these is dedicated to High-speed trains with direct connections to/from Milan (60 minutes), Florence (30 minutes), Rome (2 hours), Venice (1 hour and half).
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HOW TO REACH THE CONFERENCE VENUE

From the Airport: shuttle service Aerobus BLQ is available to the Central Station. (click here for the timetable) The ticket price is Euro 6,00 and it is possible to buy it directly on the bus.

 

From the Central Station: Bus Line 35 Direction “Facoltà di Agraria”, (click here for the timetable). The ticket price is Euro 1,50 (if bought in the shops), otherwise it is possible to buy it directly on the bus with a price of euro 2,00.

 

By Taxi: The Congress Venue is 9 km from the Guglielmo Marconi International Airport; 3 km from the railway Central Station.
You can use one of the following numbers to call a taxi:
Tel. +39 051 372727 – + 39 051 4590

TRANSFER SERVICE

From the Savoia Regency Hotel (the suggested Hotel) it will be available a free shuttle service /from/to the Conference Venue (Plesso Agraria), according with the starting time and ending time of each Conference Day.

TOURISTIC INFORMATION

To discover Bologna and all the wonderful monuments, churches and palaces go to:
bolognawelcome.com

Bologna is in a strategic position in order to visit beautiful Italian towns and villages.
With high-speed trains, it is possible to reach the major tourist destinations in a short time: Milan (60 minutes), Florence (30 minutes), Rome (2 hours) and Venice (1.5 hours), Ravenna (30 minutes).

Bologna is also named “La Grassa” for its famous delicious Italian food.
In addition to many typical restaurants, starting from this year Bologna hosts the world’s biggest Agri-Food Park, called FICO, where it is possible to taste and to buy high-quality Italian food products and to see the food production chain of typical food products.

For further information:
eatalyworld.it

 

Accompanying Person

Accompanying persons will have a choice among some special tours, to discover the best places and itineraries of Bologna.

You can choose and reserve your tour by visiting the link below:
bolognawelcome.com/en/home/find-book/tour/

WEATHER

Bologna has a continental climate. In September the weather is usually sunny and pleasant with maximum temperatures reaching 27 °C.