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There are 8 ways to get from Aberdeen to Rome by plane, train, night train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Fly Aberdeen to Rome  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Rome (FCO) ABZ - FCO

$100 - $361

Cheapest option

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) EDI - CIA

$80 - $275

6 alternative options

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Rome  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Rome (FCO) EDI - FCO

$120 - $327

Fly Aberdeen to Naples, train  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Naples (NAP) ABZ - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

$90 - $341

Train, night train  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$280 - $593

Bus  •  39 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome

$152 - $241

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  27 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Rome

$641 - $793

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rome

$394 - $583

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Rome is to train and fly which costs £60 - £220 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Rome is to fly which costs £75 - £280 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Rome. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen, Scotland and arriving at Rome via London and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Rome. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Roma Termini via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 23 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Rome is 1242 miles.

The best way to get from Aberdeen to Rome without a car is to train and night train which takes 25 h 23 min and costs £210 - £460.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Aberdeen to Rome, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Rome bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Aberdeen, Scotland station.

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Aberdeen to Rome train services, operated by LNER, depart from Aberdeen station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Rome is to fly which takes 8 h 19 min and costs £75 - £280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £110 - £190 and takes 39 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Rome.
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  • Distance: 1241.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Rome, Italy?

KLM, Air France and nine other airlines fly from Aberdeen to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Rome via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris, Paris in around 39 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Aberdeen to Naples via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Aberdeen to Naples via Amsterdam Schiphol, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Aberdeen to Naples via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Bristol
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Rome via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2,000 - $6,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Naples via Amsterdam Schiphol, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Train operators
ScotRail
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$75 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $220
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Eurostar
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
National Express
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
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from Aberdeen Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Aberdeen to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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Rome is 1 h ahead of Aberdeen. It is currently 3:11 AM in Aberdeen and 4:11 AM in Rome.

Aberdeen to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Flybe, Alitalia, Ryanair and five other airlines offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 11849+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to line 727 bus which takes 40 min and costs £4.

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