Bologna Airport

Servicing north central Italy, Bologna Airport (BLQ) also called Guglielmo Marconi Airport, is situated six kilometres north of Bologna. As 8th busiest in the nation, this airport sees upwards of five million visitors each year. The airport gets the name Guglielmo Marconi from the famed national native and the inventor of the radio.

Bologna Airport Car Hire Advice

Car hire is undoubtedly one of the best options for ground transport when on holiday. Travellers can save themselves the headaches and hassles of ground transport such as timetables, routes, and schedules by using car hire. For the best experience, consider renting a satellite GPS navigation system for your rental car. This will ensure a smooth trip in and around Bologna.

Car Hire at Bologna Airport

Car hire at Bologna Airport is available from Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Sixt and Thrifty. All car hire desks are located in the Arrivals Hall, and all agencies may also be booked ahead of time. Booking early allows for price-shopping the competitive rates of these agencies to find the better deal for your holiday money. When booking ahead, request special add-ons, such as that ever-important GPS satellite system at the time of reservation.

Driving Directions to Bologna Airport

To reach Bologna Airport, take the ring road (Tangenziale) to Exit 4. From outside Bologna, take the A14, A13, or A1- use Exit 4 for all routes.

 Bologna Airport Contact Details

The airport website ( has information about flight schedules, ground transport, dining and shopping, and also local details. For more help or information, you may fill out the contact form on the website or telephone the airport customer service at +39(0)516 479 730.


Aeroporto G. Marconi di Bologna S.p.A.

Triumvirato 84

40132 Bologna

Comments are closed.