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Note: flight, boat, train and bus timetables change constantly, and airlines come and go, so please do not rely solely on this information for your travel planning. Check with relevant companies, or a flight search engine like Skyscanner, first.
From the UK:
Bologna has flights with British Airways from London Gatwick and with easyJet from London Stansted.
Bologna-Forli has flights with Ryanair from London Stansted (n.b. no public transport links at Forli).
Perugia has flights with Ryanair from London Stansted.
Ancona has Ryanair flights from London Stansted.
You might also want to look at flying into Tuscany or Rome.