How to travel from Istanbul to Rome

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Travel Information between Istanbul and Rome

distanceDistance851 miles (1373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$62 - $280
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $62 (€54) • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $62 (€54) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Pegasus Airlines

Take a bus or flight to travel 851 miles (1373 km) from Istanbul to Rome. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or Pegasus Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Istanbul to Rome.

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from Istanbul to Rome

How to get from Istanbul to Rome by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

The best way to travel from Istanbul to Rome is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

AnadoluJet
09:40AM2h55
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW)
11:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$1991One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
AnadoluJet
09:40AM2h55
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW)
11:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$1991One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Turkish Airlines
05:10PM2h30
Istanbul Airport (IST)
06:40PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$6591One-way
0 transfers
Other options
pegasus
09:10AM2h40
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW)
10:50AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$2241One-way
0 transfers
pegasus
12:05PM2h40
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW)
01:45PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$2681One-way
0 transfers
Air Serbia
04:10AM16h30
Istanbul Airport (IST)
07:40PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
$2601One-way
1 transfer

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    FAQs: Travel from Istanbul to Rome

    FAQs: 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 Istanbul to Rome.
    FAQs

    There are 2 ways to get from Istanbul to Rome: bus or flight.

    The cheapest way to travel to Rome from Istanbul is a flight with an average price of $62 (€54).

    This is compared to other travel options from Istanbul to Rome:

    A flight is $217 (€187) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $280 (€241) from Istanbul to Rome.

    The fastest way to get to Rome from Istanbul is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 35 min.

    Other travel options to Rome take longer:

    Bus takes 63 h 25 min on average.

    The Istanbul to Rome distance is around 851 miles (1373 km).

    The average frequency per day from Istanbul to Rome is:

    • 1 bus per day.

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

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

    • Buses from Istanbul to Rome most often leave from İstanbul, Havalimanı (Tayakadın Terminal Cad. No: 1) and arrive in Rome, Termini (G).
    • Flights mostly depart from Istanbul Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.

    The following travel companies offer services from Istanbul to Rome:

    • Travel with FlixBus for buses to Rome. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Istanbul to Rome tickets on Omio for $280 (€241).
    • Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia, TAROM, Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air Moldova, Tunis Air, LOT Polish Airlines or Norwegian Air can get you to Rome by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Pegasus Airlines from Istanbul to Rome for $62 (€54) on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Istanbul to Rome with the following travel companies:

    • You can travel directly by bus with.
    • You can travel directly by plane with.

    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 trip.

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