Forli is located in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. Forli Airport catered for eight hundred and thirty thousand passengers in 2008. This represents huge growth considering in 2001 just seventy two thousand people used the airport while in 2004 over five hundred and sixty thousand people used the airport.
Famous people to have come from Forli include the famed painter Melozzo da Forlì as well as the renowned physician Geronimo Mercuriali. The notorious dictator Mussolini was also born close by.
Rimini is just a short twenty eight kilometre drive in your car rental Forli service while Bologna is a sixty kilometre drive and Parma a seventy two kilometre drive. Irish travelers wishing to visit Forli would be best flying to Bologna Airport (Guglielmo Marconi) as both national airlines offer direct flights from Ireland. Ryanair formally offered flights to Forli but switched their service to Guglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna.
The main airline operating at Forli Airport is Windjet who fly to nineteen destinations at the time of writing including Olbia, Luton, Naples, Krakow, Cagliari and Riga . Bella Air fly to Tirana and Wizz Air fly to polish locations.
Forli and its surrounding areas make for a nice relaxing Italian holiday.