European Union citizens do not require a Visa to travel to Italy.
All foreigners intending to enter Italy must provide the documentation required to justify the reasons for and duration of their stay, as well as, in some cases, the availability of adequate economic means and lodging.
Application for a visa can be made at the Italian Diplomatic and Consular Representations in your country of residence.
For further information, please visit the official website of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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Climate and weather in Bologna
Bologna’s climate is classified as warm and temperate. Bologna is a city with significant rainfall. Even in the driest month, there is a lot of rain.
The Köppen-Geiger climate classification is Cfa. The temperature here averages 14.0 °C. The rainfall here averages 774 mm
No holidays or celebrations are provided in Bologna in mid-June, so shops will be open and everything will work at full capacity.
Moving around Bologna
Bologna is a city built on a human scale and is very pleasant to visit on foot. That’s the reason why walking is often recommended for getting around Bologna, but when distances are too great public transport is the best option.
The company handling the city transport is Tper, the single tickets can be bought inside the bus or at the Tper offices -such as the one mentioned above- the other tickets can only be bought in the ticket offices.
Vaccinations and COVID related requirements
In order to ease the travel preparations for your trip to Italy for the upcoming Congress, we suggest you to visit the dedicated page of the official website of the Italian Government for any needed information on traveling to Italy!
We also recommend you not to forget to check if your Country requires special documentation to leave.
Other Useful Info
The official currency is the Euro €. You will find several change offices and banks at the airports and in the city centre. Banks are open on working days, generally between 9 AM and 4 PM. Before changing your money, we advise you to ask about the commission charge. You can also withdraw cash at the ATM.