Location of the cities

Maps of Europe, Italy and Emilia-Romagna Situated in the heart of the Emilia Romagna region, Modena and Reggio Emilia are an important link between Northern and Southern Italy and between Italy and the rest of Europe. The cities are only 19 km apart and connecting trains run approximately every half hour.

From Modena and Reggio Emilia, one can reach Milan in under two hours, Florence in an hour and a half, and Rome in three and a half hours. The Bologna airport, situated 39 km from Modena and 58 km from Reggio Emilia, serves all the main national and many international routes. The other international airports closeby, Linate and Malpensa and Orio al Serio, are around Milan.

The Romagna Riviera, famous throughout Europe for its beaches and night clubs, is only an hour and a half by car or train. Those preferring the mountains can enjoy the 50 km of ski trails in Monte Cimone, the largest ski resort in the Northern Apennines. In addition to skiing, the Apennines (see www.appenninomodenese.net and www.appenninoreggiano.it) offer excursions, fun and relaxation, and are only between half an hour and an hour from Modena or Reggio Emilia.

Distance to other citiesModenaReggio Emilia
Reggio Emilia 19 km -
Modena - 19 km
Parma 47 km 30 km
Bologna 39 km 60 km
Ferrara 80 km 80 km
Brennero 320 km 330 km
Venice 200 km 220 km
Milan 170 km 150 km
Florence 130 km 150 km
Rome 410 km 430 km


Distance to airportsModenaReggio Emilia
Bologna 39 km 56 km
Florence 130 km157 km
Verona 90 km 130 km
Milan Linate 170 km150 km
Milan Malpensa 230 km205 km
Milan Orio al Serio 200 km190 km
Parma 50 km 35 km