FlixBus company

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Flixbus is a young bus company established in 2013. At the begining it was a small German start-up, now it is an European leader in the bus transportation. In 2015  the company strated its international expansion by creating domestic lines  in Italy, France, Austria and the Netherlands as well as international lines in Scandinavian countries, Spain, England and Central Europe. You can check the map of FlexBus‘s long distance lines: Flixbus 

In recent years there are around 50 millions of passangers that choose Flixbus. Now (2016) there are 90 destinations and 20 countries that are connected by buses. Flixbus connects Eurpean cities with around 100.000 trips.

The company is well-known for its easy way of tickets booking (APP FlixBus) and for its wide range of connections. What is more, Flixbus offers to its passangers free WI-FI and traceability by GPS.

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FlixBus connects following cities in Italy: Ancona, Bari, Bergamo, Bologna, Brescia, Brindisi, Ferrara, Florence, Foggia, Genova, Grosseto, Lecce, Livorno, Lugano, Milan, Modena, Naples, Novara, Padova, Pescara, Piacenza, Pisa, Reggio Emilia, Rimini, Rome, Turin, Trento, Trieste, Verona, Venice.

Some lines and timetable of Flixbus:

Ferrara: how to get there

Rimini: how to get there

Milan Venice: connections

Rome Naples: connections

Verona: connections

Merano: connections

Bolzano: connections

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Bologna airport: connections

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Bologna Airport G. Marconi has numerous bus connections with other cities and regions of Italy. In this article we are going  to talk about bus connections with the city center of Bologna, Civitanova Marche, Ferrara, Florence, Modena and Rimini.

  • Bologna airport  – Bologna train station

Aerobus of  TPER company (that is Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia-Romagna) offers such connection every day. The average journey time is 20 minutes, the interval between buses is  11 minutes. The bus stops also in Pontelungo and in Ospedale Maggiore. The tickets cost 6 EUR, children don’t have to buy tickets if they are less than 1 meter high. Tickets can be bought in the ticket machines at the airport or at the train station of Bologna or in the ticket offices of  TPER.

You can check the timetable here (from 15.09.16 to 07.06.17): Bologna airport – Bologna train station

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Bologna
  • Bologna airport – Civitanova Marche

Bologna Express offers daily connections between Bologna airport and Civitanova.  Average journey time is 3 hours. The bus runs only once per day. The operates every day except the day of Christmas, New Year, the Easter, 1st of March and 15th of August. In Civitanova the bus stops in via Carducci – in front of the traffic police. One way ticket costs 26 EUR. You can check the tariffs in more details here: tariffs, Bologna airport – Civitanova Marche (2016)

Please note that it is necessary to book tickets in advance. It is possible to do that online on the official website of Bologna Express  or in the agency in Bologna.

Timetable:

From Monday to Saturday the bus leaves the airport at 17.30 and arrives in Civitanova at 20.50. On Sundays the bus leaves the airport at 22.15 and arrives in Civitanova at 1.00 a.m.

At the same time, from Monday to Saturday the bus leaves Civitanova at  06.55 a.m. and arrives at Bologna airport at 10.15 a.m. On Sundays the bus leaves Civitanova at 19.00 and arrives at Bologna airport at 22.15.

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Civitanova
  • Bologna airport– Ferrara

Novetta Bus & Fly connects Bologna airport and Ferrara in one hour. Buses run 8 times per day. Buses make 3 stops in Ferrara: at the shopping center, at the train station and in viale Cavour (that is city center). One way ticket costs 15 EUR. Tickets can be bought on a bus.

You can check the timetable here (from 01.01.15): Novetta Bus & Fly, Bologna airport- Ferrara

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Ferrara
  • Bologna airport – Florence

Appennino Shuttle offers daily connections between Bologna aiport and Florence. In Florence the bus stops near Fortezza-Piazzale Montelungo, “binary 16”. The bus also makes an intermediate stop in Calenzano-Carrefour. Tickets can be bought on a bus (with extra charge), online on the official website of  Appennino Shuttle or at the agencies. You can check the tariffs here (2016): tariffs, Bologna airport – Florence

You can check the timetable here (updated 11.08.16): Bologna airport –Florence, Appennino Shuttle

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Florence
  • Bologna airport– Modena

Buses of the SACA bus company offers these connections every day. The average journey time is one hour. One way  ticket costs 15 EUR, two way tickets – 25 EUR. The tickets can be bought online on the official website of the SACA bus company or in the bus.

You can check the timetable here (from 01.01.2016 to 31.12.2016): Bologna airport – Modena, SACA

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Modena
  • Bologna airport  – Rimini

Shuttle Rimini – Bologna offers daily connections between Bologna airport and Rimini.  The average journey time is 90 minutes. For more informations: Rimini: how to get there

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Rimini

 

 

 

 

Mirabilandia: how to get there

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Mirabilandia is an Italian amusement park, situated in Savio, Ravenna. It is very easy to reach thanks to the numerous connections provided by trains and buses.

  • By train

To begin with, if you want to reach Mirabilandia by train, the nearest train station is Lido di Savio/Lido di Classe. In case you consult the Italian railways, don’t forget to enter Lido di Classe, it is  the station you need.  From that station leave special shuttles that bring you directly to the amusement park.

You can check the timetable here (year 2016): Lido di Savio/Lido di Classe – Mirabilandia

 

  • By bus

  • Coast of Emilia Romagna Mirabilandia

There is a special bus Bonelli that connects the most popular tourist places of the coast of Emilia Romagna with the amusement park from 13/06/2016 to  10/09/2016, from Monday to Saturday  The cost is only 5 EUR. The bus makes the following stops:

Cervia

Cesenatico

Gatteo Mare

San Mauro M.

Igea Marina

Rimini

Riccione

Misano Adriatico

Cattolica

Gabicce Mare

You can check the timetable and stops here: Bonelli  Ravenna – Mirabilandia

– RavennaMirabilandia

From Ravenna to Mirabilandia leave two buses.

1. The bus number 176. This bus also passes Milano Marittima, Cervia and Lido di Savio

Please check the timetable here: Linea 176 Ravenna to Mirabilandia

2. The bus number 4 connects Ravenna and Mirabilandia.

Please check the timetable and stops here: Linea 4 Ravenna to Mirabilandia

 

– Lido AdrianoMirabilandia

If you want to reach Mirabilandia from Lido Adriano you have to make a change in the train station of Ravenna (FS). Therefore 2 options are suggested:

1. Line 80 + line 4.

2.Line  80 + line 176.

Please check the timetable and stops here: line 80 Lido Adriano-Ravenna (FS)

 

Punta Marina (V.le Navigatori)Mirabilandia

If you want to reach Mirabilandia from Punta Marina you have to make a change in the train station of Ravenna (FS). Therefore there are 4 options:

1. line 70 + 4

2. line 80 + 4

3. line 70+176

4.line 80+176

Please check the timetable and stops here: Linea 70 Punta Marina – Ravenna

 

– Marina di Ravenna – Mirabilandia

If you want to reach Mirabilandia from Marina di Ravenna   you have to make a change in the train station of Ravenna (FS). Therefore there are 2 options:

1. line 70 + 4

2. line 70 + 176

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  • CesenaMirabilandia

From Cesena to Mirabilandia leave the bus 149 every day. You can check the timetable here: Linea 149 Cesena – Mirabilandia

  • Forli – Mirabilandia

From Forli to Mirabilandia leave the bus 126 every day. You can check the timetable here:  Linea 126 Forli – Mirabilandia.

  • Bologna – Mirabilandia

The bus company SACA provides this connection only from the 5th of June till the 11th of September.One way ticket costs € 15,00, two way ticket € 30,00. two way ticket in one day costs € 15,00. From Bologna to Mirabilandia leave 2 buses. One at 7.45 a.m. and the second one at 8.30 a.m. The average journey time is 2 hours. From Mirabilandia to Bologna bus leaves only at 19.40.

 You can check the timetable here: Bologna – Mirabilandia
  • ModenaMirabilandia

The bus company SACA provides this connection only from the 2nd of June till the 11th of September.One way ticket costs € 15,00, two way ticket € 30,00. two way ticket in one day costs € 15,00. From Modena bus leaves at 7 a.m. From Mirabilandia the bus leaves at 18.50.  The average journey time is 2 hours.

In Modena bus leaves from the Bus Terminal on Via Bacchini, 1 /ital. Autostazione. The bus also stops afterwords at the train station Monte Kosica (at 7.05) and in L.GO Garibaldi (at 7.10).  From Mirabilandia the bus stops first at via Emilia (Real Fini), then at L.GO Garibaldi and finally at the train station Monte Kosica.

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