The Linate airport (dedicated to Enrico Forlanini), in the province of Milan, is about 60 km from the historic center of Bergamo and takes about 60 minutes by car. From the Milan-Linate airport, national and continental flights depart every day, served by the main international carriers. In fact there are many national, international and low cost airlines that call at Linate Airport. To find out the complete and updated list you can consult the Milanese airport website http://www.milanolinate-airport.com/ . From Linate airport, to reach the city of Bergamo by car, it is necessary to take the ring road towards Idroscalo, continue along the SP14 provincial road until reaching the A4 motorway junction. Continue to the E64 exit towards Venezia / Orio al Serio, Bergamo exit.
It is advisable to book a rental service with driver (NCC) or TAXI in advance. A professional, licensed for public transport, will pick you up at the airport arrivals hall and take you to your destination. Using a private transfer is definitely the most comfortable and safe solution that will save you time and effort, especially if you travel with lots of luggage, in a group with friends or with your family; in this way, in fact, you will arrive loads and rested to enjoy your holiday in the wonderful city of Bergamo. The cost of the route, depending on the category of the vehicle, luggage and the number of passengers can vary from € 50 to € 120 (per person): you can reach Bergamo in about 50/60 minutes. The rental service with driver is the choice in any case recommended for groups of friends / family (four or more people), who want to comfortably (and quickly) reach the city of Bergamo directly from Linate airport. In fact, special rates are provided for mini-groups of people. For more information, see the Bravodriver.com website.
From the Linate airport you can reach the center of Bergamo with various alternative solutions. The fastest and most comfortable connection is the Bravodriver.com rental service with driver (NCC), which will pick you up directly from the "arrivals" area and take you directly to your destination. Alternatively, you can reach Bergamo from Linate airport with several private bus companies leaving from Milan station. From the Linate airport there is not even a direct connection on rails. For these reasons we recommend the rental service with driver with bravodriver.com, or through the TAXI service.
From Linate airport there is no direct bus connection to the city of Bergamo. In order to reach the Bergamo area from the Milan-Linate airport it is in fact necessary to reach the central station of Porta Nuova in Milan and then continue by bus through one of the private transport companies that operate between Milan and Bergamo. The estimated travel time is approximately 80 minutes. Among the main companies that make the transport service: Autoguidovie; Terravision and GoOpti. For info and reservations, see the websites of the transport companies.
From the "arrivals" terminal of Linate, a taxi service is available to reach the city of Bergamo. The cost of the ride is subject to metering. The travel time is about 60/70 minutes (excluding peak hours).