Night Transport Bologna
The Bologna nightlife is alive and kicking and with Bologna's comprehensive transport network, you need not miss a moment of it! Below is all the information to help you get home during the night.
Autobus notturno- 61, 62
Although general bus services in Bologna cease at 1am, the Atc network of Bologna also provides two night lines that run on an hourly basis.
Route 61 runs from Massarenti- Battindarno and from Battindarno- Massarenti.
Route 62 encompasses the areas from Corticella- Due Madonne and Due Madonne- Corticella
For more information and complete timetables you can go to the ATC Bologna transport website: http://www.atc.bo.it/orari_percorsi/linee/linee_urb.asp
You can find a taxi rank in the historical centre of Bologna, located next to Piazza Maggiore. Taxi's arrive frequently and are usually readily available at all hours.
Otherwise there are several taxi companies you can call, all which charge a booking fee depending on the time of day you travel. These include:
COTABO (Cooperative Taxi Bologna)- 051 372727
Taxi Auto Pubbliche- 051 233301
CAT Radiotaxi Bologna- 0514590
Taxi rosa (Pink Taxi's)
Since 2008 thanks to an initiative by the Municipality of Bologna and CAT (Consorzio Taxi, Taxi Cotabato and Cooperative Association) Taxi Rosa is a service provided to deliver ladies safely to their homes at night.
From 10pm until 6am all women registered with the service are entitled to a discount of € 3,00 off the price of their fare, when they present vouchers collected from the URP. The discount not only applies for women traveling solo, but also for women traveling in a group. As the coupons are not cumulative however, the discount will always remain at €3,00.
Vouchers are distributed by the Public Relations Offices within Bologna's districts and municipalities. These include (Casalecchio, San Lazzaro, Anzola Emilia, Pianoro Castenaso, Castelmaggiore, Sasso Marconi, Calderara, Granarolo Emilia, Emilia Ozzano, Zola Predosa)
The discount will NOT be recognised outside of the specified hours or if the lady/ group of ladies are accompanied by a man.
For more information you can call CO.TA.BO. 5 key 051 374300 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Where to register/ obtain coupons:
URP - Ufficio per le Relazioni con il Pubblico - Piazza Maggiore, 6
From Monday to Saturday 8.30 to 19; Sunday from 8.30 to 14; closed on public holidays and special occasions.
Borgo Panigale - via Marco Emilio Lepido, 25 - via Marco Emilio Lepido, 186
Navile - via Fioravanti, 16 - via Gorki, 10 - via Marco Polo, 51
Porto - via dello Scalo, 21
Reno - via Battindarno, 123
San Donato - via Garavaglia, 7
Santo Stefano - via S. Stefano, 119 - via dei Lamponi, 62
San Vitale - vicolo Bolognetti, 2 - via Rimesse, 1/13
Saragozza - via Pietralata, 60 - via XXI Aprile, 3
Savena - via Faenza, 4
Monday and Friday from 8.15 to 13 - Wednesday from 10.45 to 13 - Tuesday and Thursday from 8.15 to 17.30 - Saturday from 8.15 to 12.30.
Anzola dell'Emilia, Calderara di Reno, Casalecchio di Reno, Castelmaggiore, Castenaso, Granarolo dell'Emilia, Ozzano Emilia, Pianoro, San Lazzaro di Savena, Sasso Marconi e Zola Predosa
POLIZIA AMMINISTRATIVA - UFFICIO TAXI
Via Enzo Ferrari, 42
tel. 051/ 2195207- 08
fax 051/ 2195209
Opening hours: Monday, Wedfnesday, Friday from 8.30 to 12.30 - Thursday from 15.00 to 17.00;
Afternoon opening will be suspended in the months of July and August.
Safe and happy travels!