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from Athens to Rome

You can get from Athens to Rome by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Athens to Rome on Oct 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:40PMAthens International Airport2h05 04:45PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$3421One-way
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03:40PMAthens International Airport2h05 04:45PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$3421One-way
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03:40PMAthens International Airport2h05 04:45PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$4371One-way
08:30AMAthens International Airport2h05 09:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$4931One-way
08:30AMAthens International Airport2h05 09:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$5921One-way

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Thu
Oct 28
$234Air Serbia
Fri
Oct 29
$110Aegean Airlines
Sat
Oct 30
$92Aegean Airlines
Sun
Oct 31
$92Aegean Airlines
Mon
Nov 1
$97ITA
Tue
Nov 2
$88Malta Air
Wed
Nov 3
$66Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$67ITA
Fri
Nov 5
$46Malta Air
Sat
Nov 6
$54Malta Air
Sun
Nov 7
$57Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$45Malta Air
Tue
Nov 9
$35Malta Air
Wed
Nov 10
$45Malta Air
Thu
Nov 11
$57Malta Air
Fri
Nov 12
$57Malta Air
Sat
Nov 13
$45Malta Air
Sun
Nov 14
$51Malta Air
Mon
Nov 15
$33Malta Air
Tue
Nov 16
$25Malta Air

Travel Information between Athens and Rome

distanceDistance651 miles (1050 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $21 (€17) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air

Take a flight to travel 651 miles (1050 km) between Athens and Rome. Malta Air is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Athens to Rome.

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How to get from Athens to Rome

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Athens to Rome, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Athens to Rome, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Athens, Greece and Rome, Italy allowed?

Travel from Athens, Greece to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rome from Athens restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome, Italy from Athens?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Rome, Italy?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Rome from Athens closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Athens, Greece from Rome, Italy?

Return travel to Athens, Greece from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Greece from Italy?

Entry into Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Greece from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Greece:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Greece?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Greece to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Athens, Greece was last verified on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Athens from Rome.

How do I go from Athens to Rome?

You can go from Athens to Rome by flight.

What is the fastest way to travel between Athens and Rome?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Rome from Athens with an average travel time for this trip around 2 h.

How far is Rome from Athens?

Rome is approximately 651 miles (1050 km) away from Athens.

What are the departure and arrival points in Athens and in Rome?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Athens to Rome:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Athens International Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Athens to Rome?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Athens to Rome:

  • You can go to Rome from Athens by plane with Malta Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $21 (€17) with Malta Air from Athens to Rome on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Rome from Athens?

Yes, there is a direct service from Athens to Rome:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Aegean Airlines.

Direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Where should I go next after I travel from Athens to Rome?
Omio customers who travel from Athens to Rome often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book my Athens to Rome one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Athens to Rome, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $21 (€17) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Athens to Rome tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey