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Overview: Train from Rome to Edinburgh

distanceDistance1195 miles (1928 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Rome to Edinburgh cover the 1195 miles (1928 km) long journey taking on average 29 h 41 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Edinburgh, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Rome, Italy by train?

Travel between Rome, Italy and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Italy?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 1/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Rome to Edinburgh as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Rome is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Edinburgh?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last checked on 1/26/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Rome from Edinburgh here.

How far is it from Rome to Edinburgh by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Rome by train to be approximately 1195 miles (1928 km).

What is the Rome to Edinburgh train travel time?

On average the Rome to Edinburgh train time is 29 h 41 min  covering the 1195 miles (1928 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Rome and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your route from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers book a train from Roma Termini   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Rome? Where is the train station in Edinburgh?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.2 miles (429 m) from this train station to the city center.

How many train services are there between Rome and Edinburgh a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Rome to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Edinburgh
Roma Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your trip to Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Roma Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transit options for Roma Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3