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from Leipzig to Rome

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

Our recommendation

To get from Leipzig to Rome on Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:40PMLeipzig/Halle Airport4h25 11:05PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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07:00AMLeipzig/Halle Airport5h25 12:25PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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10:15AMLeipzig/Halle Airport7h00 05:15PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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07:00AMLeipzig/Halle Airport10h15 05:15PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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10:15AMLeipzig/Halle Airport11h50 10:05PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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Sep 24
$813Austrian Airlines
Sep 25
$807Lufthansa Cityline
Sep 27
Sep 28
Sep 29
$529Lufthansa Cityline
Sep 30
$386Austrian Airlines

Travel Information to Rome from Leipzig

distanceDistance651 miles (1050 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$95 - $497
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $95 (€76) • 22 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $497 (€397) • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Flixbus

Travel 651 miles (1050 km) by flight or bus between Leipzig and Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $95 (€76). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Leipzig to Rome.

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Travel from Leipzig to Rome
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 Leipzig to Rome.
What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Rome from Leipzig?

Travel between Leipzig, Germany and Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Rome from Leipzig?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Rome, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Rome from Leipzig.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Rome, Italy?

Return travel to Leipzig, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Italy?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Leipzig, Germany was last verified on 9/23/21. 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 Leipzig from Rome.

How do I go from Leipzig to Rome?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Leipzig and Rome. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from Leipzig to Rome?

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Rome is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $95 (€76) compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a bus is usually $402 (€321) less than taking a flight to Rome, which costs on average $497 (€397) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Leipzig to Rome?

The fastest way to get to Rome from Leipzig is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Rome can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 22 h 10 min   on average.

What is the distance from Leipzig to Rome?

The Leipzig to Rome distance is around 651 miles (1050 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Leipzig to Rome?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Leipzig/Halle Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Buses mostly depart from Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
Which travel operators can get me to Rome from Leipzig?

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

  • Lufthansa can get you to Rome by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Leipzig to Rome for $497 (€397) on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Rome by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Leipzig to Rome for $95 (€76) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Leipzig and Rome?

Yes, there are direct services available from Leipzig to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by plane with.
  • You can book a direct bus with.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leipzig to Rome?
Omio customers who travel from Leipzig 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 purchase my Leipzig to Rome one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leipzig to Rome, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $497 (€397) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $95 (€76) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leipzig to Rome online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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