How to reach us by car
Our guests, observing road signs and using the right accesses to the Limited Traffic Zone ZTL, are allowed to access by car the historical centre of Bologna providing the reception with the correct license plate number of their vehicle once they have arrived at the Hotel.
To reach Art Hotel Commercianti, Novecento and Orologio if you have a navigation system, we suggest you enter Via Alfredo Testoni n. 2, 40100 Bologna. This is a street nearby our hotels, access point to the Limited Traffic Zone, better recognized by the navigator system rather than our proper address which is on a pedestrian area. From Via Alfredo Testoni we kindly ask you to follow the arrows shown on the map.
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How to reach us by plane
The International Airport Guglielmo Marconi is just 8 km far from the city centre, to which it is connected by the BLQ shuttle bus and by taxi-services.
If you prefer, Bologna Art Hotels can book for you a private car. Otherwise, just outside the airport you will find the taxi stop and the BLQ shuttle stop, which connects the airport with the historic centre, where our Hotels are located. In 15/20 minutes you will reach our Hotels by taxi.
The cost of a BLQ shuttle ticket: 6€, it can be purchased directly on board.
International connections – Scheduled Flights:
Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Casablanca, Chania, Chisinau, Cluj, Cologne / Bonn, Copenhagen, Krakow, Dublin, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Heraklion, Ibiza, Kos, Lyon, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Monaco, Moscow, Paris, Prague, Stuttgart, Stockholm, Timisoara, Tirana, Warsaw, Vienna and many others…
Alicante, Antalya, Barcelona, Cairo, Chania, Copenhagen, Djerba, Dublin, Fuerteventura, Heraklion, Hurghada, Ibiza, Istanbul, Kos, Lanzarote, Larnaca, Las Palmas, Mahon, Malaga, Marrakech, Marsa Alam, Mykonos, Monastir, Moscow, Palma de Mallorca, Prague, Rhodes, St. Petersburg, Santorini, Sharm El Sheikh, Tabarka, Tenerife, Tunis.
How to reach us by train
For the transfer to and from Bologna’s Central Station we can book for you a taxi or a private car. Otherwise, just outside the station you will find both the bus stops (in 15 minutes you will reach our Hotel) and the taxi stops (in 10 minutes you will reach our Hotel).
If you have enough time and you travel without heavy luggage, you can also reach us through a pleasant walk of 1.5 km along Via Indipendenza, one of the nicest shopping avenues of the city.
The station of Bologna is one of the main hubs of the national rail network, this makes it easily accessible from all the major Italian and European cities. Thanks to the central location of Bologna, it will be easy to arrange excursions or pleasant daily tours. Whether you want to reach the sea, the mountains, or the fascinating cities of art, through the high-speed rail links of Italo and Trenitalia, travelling from Bologna will be very easy.
Bologna is very close to…
Ravenna: Ravenna is a city of art and culture, the city of mosaics, an ancient city that 1500 years ago has been three times a capital city: of the Western Roman Empire, of King Theodoric of the Goti, of the Byzantine Empire in Europe.
Venice: Venice is a city with a magical and romantic atmosphere, it is a historical and architectural treasure. You can admire magnificent masterpieces of arts and of handicraft, in a city which is unique in its genre.
Ferrara: Since 1995, the historic centre of Ferrara has been included in the UNESCO list of World Cultural Heritage as a wonderful example of Renaissance urban city that preserves its historical centre still intact.
Florence: Brunelleschi’s dome in Santa Maria in Fiore, the Uffizi museum, the old bridge … these and other marvels wait for you in Florence…
Milan: Milano has much to offer to its visitors, it is the ideal city for those who love shopping and enjoy the nightlife, it also has an agenda very full of cultural events.
Parma: Parma is one of Italy’s most beautiful cities of art, tourism and gastronomic destination; known for its monuments, castles, art, cuisine and opera.
Modena: Modena is one of the pearls of Emilia Romagna whose Cathedral, Civic Tower and Piazza Grande have been included, since 1997, in the list of Italian heritage sites by UNESCO.
Rome: Rome doesn’t need introductions, pompous reverences or poetic descriptions. It is a majestic city, where you can still feel an atmosphere of “great beauty”, a city where getting lost in is like to re-discover and still love their own origins and “Italianity”. If you want to enjoy a relaxing weekend to discover the eternal city, you can easily reach it by train in just two hours.
How to reach us by pullman
The small width of the old town Centre’s medieval streets do not allow buses to reach our hotels, but it is possible to arrive nearby them: just follow the directions and the map, but if in doubt do not hesitate to call us, we will be glad to help you. When you arrive near the destination don’t forget to advise us, in order to find our operators ready to accompany your Guests with their luggages at the Hotel. After this, you can move your bus to the parking of the Bus station (1 km far from the Hotel) (booking is suggested):
We remind you that before the arrival you have to communicate the plate number of the bus at the Reception of the Hotel.
The tourist bus entrance in Bologna is regulated by Municipality of Bologna and it differs for working days, holidays or during the weekend.