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There are 12 ways to get from Stockholm to Italy by plane, bus, train, night bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Stockholm to Bologna  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Bologna (BLQ) ARN - BLQ

$108 - $347

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Bus to Stockholm Skavsta, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Skavsta flygplats
  2. Fly from Stockholm Skavsta (NYO) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) NYO - BGY

$43 - $300

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Fly Stockholm to Milan Linate  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Milan Linate (LIN) ARN - LIN

$97 - $394

Fly Stockholm to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ARN - MXP

$93 - $337

Fly Stockholm to Rome  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Rome (FCO) ARN - FCO

$112 - $358

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Milan Linate  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Milan Linate (LIN) BMA - LIN

$77 - $290

Train  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$401 - $718

Bus, train, night bus  •  43 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Šentilj
  2. Take the train from Maribor to Ljubljana
  3. Take the night bus from Ljubljana to Rome

$164 - $289

Bus  •  47 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina 4

$157

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Stockholm City station to Nynäshamn station
  2. Take the car ferry from Nynäshamn - Visby to Gdańsk
  3. Take the bus from Gdańsk to Rome

$185 - $217

Drive, train  •  26 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Rome

$442 - $663

Drive  •  26 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Rome 1741 miles

$410 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Italy is to bus and fly which costs 380 kr - 2700 kr and takes 7 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Italy is to fly which costs 950 kr - 3200 kr and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Italy. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Zagreb and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Italy. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Roma Termini via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 58 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Italy is 1893 km. The road distance is 2785.7 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Italy without a car is to train which takes 26 h 58 min and costs 3600 kr - 6500 kr.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Stockholm to Italy, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Italy bus services, operated by Pepeks Zagreb, depart from Stockholm station.

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Stockholm to Italy train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Italy is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 950 kr - 3200 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3600 kr - 6500 kr and takes 26 h 58 min, you could also bus, which costs 1414 kr and takes 47 h 36 min.

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  • Distance: 1183 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Italy?

Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Stockholm to Bologna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Rome via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 26 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Stockholm to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Stockholm Skavsta to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $490
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Stockholm to Šentilj
Ave. Duration
29 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bundavica d.o.o.
Phone
+387 35 361 020
Website
bundavica.com
Bus from Stockholm to Šentilj
Ave. Duration
31 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $185
Schedules at
bundavica.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Ljubljana to Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Stockholm to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
33 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Gdańsk to Rome
Ave. Duration
31 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Stockholm to Italy bus services, operated by Vincek Autobusi ltd., arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Stockholm to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Italy is 2786 km. It takes approximately 26 h 33 min to drive from Stockholm to Italy.

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Air Dolomiti, Transavia Holland, Eurowings and five other airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 547+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 275 kr.

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