You can get from Istanbul to Rome by train, bus or flight.
To get from Istanbul to Rome on Mar 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||851 miles (1373 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$9 - $143|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $143 (€127) • 2 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||pegasus|
Travel 851 miles (1373 km) by bus, flight or train from Istanbul to Rome. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are pegasus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Istanbul to Rome.
International travel from Istanbul, Turkey to Rome, Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23; 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 from Istanbul to Rome.
The current restriction level for returning to Istanbul, Turkey from Italy is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
All travelers returning to Turkey must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Istanbul from Rome here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel from Istanbul to Rome. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Rome from Istanbul is by taking a train, which costs on average $9 (€8).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Rome:
A train is generally $7 (€6) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $16 (€14) from Istanbul to Rome.
A train is generally $134 (€119) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $143 (€127) from Istanbul to Rome.
The quickest way to travel from Istanbul to Rome is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 25 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 851 miles (1373 km) from Istanbul to Rome.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Istanbul to Rome:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Istanbul to Rome, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Istanbul to Rome with the following travel companies:
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 route.
When planning your trip from Istanbul to Rome, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Istanbul to Rome online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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