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from London to Rome

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

Our recommendation

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

09:55AMLondon Luton Airport2h30 01:25PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$441One-way
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09:55AMLondon Luton Airport2h30 01:25PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$441One-way
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04:15PMLondon Stansted Airport2h25 07:40PMRome Ciampino Airport
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$541One-way
09:10AMLondon Stansted Airport2h25 12:35PMRome Ciampino Airport
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$541One-way
06:25AMLondon Stansted Airport2h30 09:55AMRome Ciampino Airport
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$541One-way

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Tue
Jan 25
$39Wizz Air
Wed
Jan 26
$40Ryanair
Thu
Jan 27
$7Wizz Air
Fri
Jan 28
$129Ryanair
Sat
Jan 29
$15Ryanair
Sun
Jan 30
$37wizz air uk
Mon
Jan 31
$15Ryanair
Tue
Feb 1
$15Malta Air
Wed
Feb 2
$15Ryanair
Thu
Feb 3
$19wizz air uk
Fri
Feb 4
$21Malta Air
Sat
Feb 5
$15Ryanair
Sun
Feb 6
$13wizz air uk
Mon
Feb 7
$15Malta Air
Tue
Feb 8
$13wizz air uk
Wed
Feb 9
$15Ryanair
Thu
Feb 10
$59wizz air uk
Fri
Feb 11
$155Aegean Airlines
Sat
Feb 12
$201KLM
Sun
Feb 13
$59Vueling

Travel Information to Rome from London

distanceDistance888 miles (1433 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $27 (€23) • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 888 miles (1433 km) between London and Rome. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Rome.

How to Travel from London to Rome

It is feasible to travel to Rome from London by bus, train or plane. It is fastest to travel to Rome by plane, and low-cost flights are available for this journey. Bus travel for this route is the slowest option. Travel by bus or train is indirect, while flights are usually direct.

Buses from London to Rome | Flights from London to Rome | Return trips from Rome to London

London to Rome Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€112

32:20 h

1 Day Ahead

flight

€163

2:30 h

1 Day Ahead



What is the best way to travel from London to Rome?

Cheapest way to travel from London to Rome


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from London to Rome. Buses traveling from London to Rome depart from London's Victoria Coach station and take nearly 32½ hours to arrive at Rome's Autostazione Tiburtina. Approximately 3 buses travel from London to Rome every day with the first bus departing London at 5:48 a.m. Bus companies that travel from London to Rome include National Express and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from London to Rome


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from London to Rome. Flights depart from one of London's 5 airports and arrive at either Rome's Ciampino or Fiumicino airport after 2½ hours of flight time. Even when travel time to and from London and Rome's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight is significantly faster than traveling from London to Rome by bus. Airlines that travel directly from London to Rome include Ryanair, Vueling, EasyJet, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Monarch Airlines, and Iberia.


Most popular way to travel from London to Rome


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Taking a flight is by far the most popular way to travel from London to Rome. Taking a flight is almost 30 hours faster than taking the bus. Approximately 25 direct flights travel from London to Rome every day, which can be cheaper than buying a bus ticket, especially when purchased ahead of time. Traveling from London to Rome by train is also possible by taking a Eurostar train to Paris and then taking a high-speed Trenitalia train from Paris to Rome; however, there is only one Paris to Rome train per day. Traveling from London to Rome by train is also significantly more expensive than taking a flight.


How to get from London to Rome

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from London to Rome, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from London to Rome, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Rome, Italy from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome if traveling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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 1/23/22; 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 from London to Rome.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Rome, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Rome restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Rome?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 1/22/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from London to Rome?

Travel between London and Rome by taking a flight.

What is the quickest way to get from London to Rome?

Traveling by flight is also the quickest way from London to Rome. It takes on average 2 h 25 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from London to Rome?

The London to Rome distance is around 888 miles (1433 km).

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Rome?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from London to Rome?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Rome by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair London to Rome tickets on Omio for $27 (€23).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Rome?

Looking to extend your trip from London to Rome? Many Omio customers who go from London to Rome usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you're looking to explore Milan, Florence or Paris from Rome, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I book London to Rome tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from London 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 on average $27 (€23) one way.

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