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Flight Information between Sydney and Rome

distanceDistance10119 miles (16321 km)
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Flights from Sydney to Rome cover the 10119 miles (16321 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Sydney and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.

Flights from Sydney to Rome: Journey Details

Plenty of airlines provide connections between Sydney and the Italian capital Rome, but all travellers will have to change somewhere on the way. Popular options for Sydney to Rome flights include a combination of Qantas and Emirates flights, with a short stop in Dubai. Alternatives might include a China Eastern service with a stop in Shanghai. The shortest journey time will be just over 23 hours between Sydney and Rome, but this could be far longer if you plan to stop over for a day or more.

Taking a Flight from Sydney

All Sydney to Rome flights depart from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. Kingsford Smith is Sydney's major airport, and can be found about 8 kilometres south of the city centre. To get there, catch bus route 400 from Bondi Beach or take the Airport Link train service. The train will be by far the quickest option, taking only 13 minutes. There are also plenty of options for shuttle buses, taxis and limousines - all bookable via the airport website.

Flying into Rome

Rome is one of the world's most magical, enchanting destinations. Aside from the fantastic food and lively nightlife, Rome boasts thousands of years of history. Head to the Colosseum or the Circus Maximus. Tour the Vatican and see its artistic treasures, or take a romantic photograph on the Spanish Steps. All Sydney to Rome flights will touch down at Fiumicino-Leonardo da Vinci Airport. The cheapest way to get into town is via the TAM Airport Bus, which leaves from Terminal 3 between 8 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. Alternative buses are operated by Terravision and SIT. A quicker option is to take the FL1 train service to central stations like Trastevere or the Express train straight into Roma Termini - Rome's main train station.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by flight between Sydney, Australia and Rome, Italy allowed?

Travel between Sydney, Australia and Rome, Italy by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Australia?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Sydney?

Conditions of entry:

  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between Sydney and Rome before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Australia from Rome, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Australia is: Restricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Sydney from Rome?

Entry into Australia is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Australia from Rome?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Sydney, Australia?

The government of Australia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/13/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Sydney from Rome.

How far is it from Sydney to Rome by plane?
The distance from Sydney to Rome by plane is approximately 10119 miles (16321 km).
What is the departure airport in Sydney and arrival airport in Rome?

Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Sydney   to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport   for this route.

Where is the airport in Sydney? Where is the airport in Rome?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Sydney, which is located around 5 miles (8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport, located 14 miles (22 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport to take you to the city center of Rome.

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