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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Rome by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Berlin Tegel to Rome  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Rome (FCO) TXL - FCO

$69 - $301

Cheapest option

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SXF - CIA

$33 - $303

5 alternative options

Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  14h 24m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$206 - $335

Train Trenitalia  •  22h 55m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En

$258 - $424

Bus Tour Bus  •  27h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague - Florenc Station to Rome 000002

$79 - $179

Bus Autokar Polska  •  27h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Szczecin, Szczecin station 057
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Rome

$73 - $103

Drive  •  13h 57m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Rome 941.6 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Rome is to fly which costs 28€ - 270€ and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Rome is to fly which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Rome. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] and arriving at Rome via Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz and Prague - Florenc Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Rome. However, there are services departing from Berlin Gesundbrunnen and arriving at Roma Termini via München Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 24m.

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The distance between Berlin and Rome is 1183 km. The road distance is 1506.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Rome without a car is to train which takes 14h 24m and costs 170€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Berlin to Rome, including transfers.

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Berlin to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Berlin to Rome train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Gesundbrunnen station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Rome is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs 60€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 300€ and takes 14h 24m, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 160€ and takes 27h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Rome.
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  • Distance: 739.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Rome, Italy?

Alitalia, easyJet and seven other airlines fly from Berlin to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Rome via München Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova in around 14h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Train operators
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 Berlin Gesundbrunnen to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Bus operators
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 Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Szczecin, Szczecin station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague - Florenc Station to Rome
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Rome
Ave. Duration
24h 58m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Berlin to Rome bus services, operated by Tour Bus, arrive at Rome station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Rome is 1507 km. It takes approximately 13h 57m to drive from Berlin to Rome.

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Alitalia, Swiss, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 12050+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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