How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Rome

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from Frankfurt am Main to Rome

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Rome by train, bus or flight.

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flight

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Rome on Oct 05 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h00 02:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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09:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h00 02:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
1 transfer
2901One-way
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09:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport6h00 03:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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09:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h30 12:40PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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07:20PMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h45 12:05AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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4231One-way

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Travel Information to Rome from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance595 miles (959 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $258
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 18 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $258 (€248) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ITA

Travel 595 miles (959 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Frankfurt am Main to Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or ITA among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Frankfurt am Main to Rome.

Travel Tips: Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Rome

Travel Tips: Travel to Rome easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt am Main to Rome.
FAQs

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Rome, Italy is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Germany?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome if traveling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/3/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Frankfurt am Main and Rome.

The restriction level for your return to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Italy is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Frankfurt am Main from Rome restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Frankfurt am Main from Rome?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 10/3/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rome is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€4) compared to other travel options to Rome:

A train is generally $62 (€60) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $66 (€64) from Frankfurt am Main to Rome.

A train is $254 (€244) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Rome costing on average $258 (€248).

The fastest way to get to Rome from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Rome can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 18 h 50 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 18 h 15 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 595 miles (959 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Rome.

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Rome is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Frankfurt am Main and Rome as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Rome:

  • Buses most often depart from Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Rome at Rome, Termini.
  • Flights mostly depart from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Roma Termini.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Rome, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Rome by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Rome for $66 (€64).
  • ITA can get you to Rome by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with ITA from Frankfurt am Main to Rome for $258 (€248) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Rome with Flixbus.

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.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Rome often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Rome itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Rome and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $66 (€64) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $258 (€248) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $4 (€4) one way.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main 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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