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Train Information 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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Trains from Rome to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Rome to Edinburgh?

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:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 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 9/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Rome to Edinburgh as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return 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?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • 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 9/25/21. 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 Rome to Edinburgh by train?
The distance between Rome and Edinburgh by train is approximately 1195 miles (1928 km).
How long is the train between Rome and Edinburgh?
On average the Rome to Edinburgh train travel time is 29 h 41 min  for the 1195 miles (1928 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Rome to Edinburgh do I depart from? Which Edinburgh train station from Rome do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Rome to start your journey from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Roma Termini, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Rome.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Edinburgh.

How many train services are there to Edinburgh from Rome 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.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Edinburgh
Roma Ostiense
Amenities
Roma Termini
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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