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Travel Information between Edinburgh and Rome

distanceDistance1195 miles (1928 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $544
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 28 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $544 (€514) • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1195 miles (1928 km) from Edinburgh to Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air France among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Rome.

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FAQs

Travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Rome, Italy is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Rome from Edinburgh restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Rome from Edinburgh closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Italy is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Italy?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Edinburgh, United Kingdom was last verified on 11/6/22. 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 Edinburgh from Rome.

There are 4 travel options from Edinburgh to Rome: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Rome is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a train is usually $61 (€58) less than taking a bus to Rome, which costs on average $63 (€60) for the same trip.

A train is $542 (€512) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Edinburgh to Rome costing on average $544 (€514).

The fastest way to get to Rome from Edinburgh is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 55 min.

Other travel options to Rome can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 28 h 5 min   of travel time.

The distance from Edinburgh to Rome is approximately 1195 miles (1928 km).

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Rome is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Edinburgh to Rome as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Edinburgh to Rome:

  • Buses mostly leave from Edinburgh, Elder Street and tend to arrive in Rome, Termini.
  • Flights mostly depart from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Rome at Roma Termini.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Edinburgh to Rome:

  • You can take a flight from Edinburgh to Rome with Air France. Cheap tickets can be found for $544 (€514) with Air France from Edinburgh to Rome.
Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh 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.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $63 (€60) one way.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $544 (€514) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $2 (€2) one way on average for this route.

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

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