There are 9 ways to get from Avignon to Rome by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Marseille, fly  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Rome (FCO) MRS - FCO

51€ - 467€

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Bus via Genoa  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon, Gare SNCF to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria 523 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina Baltour

50€ - 68€

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Rome (FCO) LYS - FCO

113€ - 318€

Train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

123€ - 384€

Train, train to Nice, fly  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rome (FCO) NCE - FCO

60€ - 751€

Train via Lyon  •  11h 9m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

147€ - 553€

Train  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Nice Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini Ic

100€ - 143€

Bus  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Péage Avignon Sud - AVIGNON to AIX EN Pce - La Beauvalle - AIX EN PROVENCE
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Florence
  3. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 533 / ...

Drive  •  9h 35m

  1. Drive from Avignon to Rome 965.6 km

130€ - 190€

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The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Rome is to bus via Genoa which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 18h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Rome is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 320€ and takes 5h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Péage Avignon Sud - AVIGNON and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via La Beauvalle, Marseille - St-Charles Bus station and Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Rome. However, there are services departing from Avignon Tgv and arriving at Roma Termini via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 9m.

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The distance between Avignon and Rome is 666 km. The road distance is 965.6 km.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Rome without a car is to train via Lyon which takes 11h 9m and costs 140€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Avignon to Rome, including transfers.

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Avignon to Rome bus services, operated by Zou! LER, depart from Péage Avignon Sud - AVIGNON station.

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Avignon to Rome train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Avignon Tgv station.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Rome is to train via Lyon which takes 11h 9m and costs 140€ - 600€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15h 54m.

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  • Distance: 666.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 5m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Avignon to Rome via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa in around 11h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avignon to Rome via La Beauvalle, Marseille - St-Charles Bus station, and Florence, Florence in around 15h 54m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Flights from Marseille to Rome via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Flights from Lyon to Rome via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
380€ - 700€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 280€
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Flights from Nice to Rome via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 170€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 150€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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
Train from Avignon Centre to Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Rail 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
20€ - 30€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
70€ - 85€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
60€ - 75€
Standard Premier
100€ - 130€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 340€
Standard
80€ - 100€
Standard Premier
120€ - 160€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Thello
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
45€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Péage Avignon Sud - AVIGNON to AIX EN Pce - La Beauvalle - AIX EN PROVENCE
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Zou! LER
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Florence
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Avignon, Gare SNCF to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Avignon to Genova
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 28€
Website
Baltour

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Avignon to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Avignon to Rome is 966 km. It takes approximately 9h 35m to drive from Avignon to Rome.

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