There are 14 ways to get from Cambridge to Italy by plane, train, bus, night train, 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.

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Fly London Stansted to Bologna  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bologna (BLQ) STN - BLQ

$49 - $352

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Fly London Stansted to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) STN - BGY

$39 - $250

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Train to London City, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN

$84 - $354

Fly London Stansted to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) STN - MXP

$42 - $202

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Linate (LIN) LHR - LIN

$74 - $273

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Milan Linate (LIN) LGW - LIN

$79 - $233

Fly London Stansted to Turin, line 11 bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Turin (TRN) STN - TRN
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Fermata 3016 - DORA GTT to Fermata 246 - BERTOLA

$56 - $210

Train to London Luton, fly to Turin  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Turin (TRN) LTN - TRN

$64 - $406

Train  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$308 - $564

Bus  •  28 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 010
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome

$121 - $204

Train, bus  •  33 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$168 - $289

Train, night train  •  23 h

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Padova
  4. Take the train from Padova to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$284 - $542

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge 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

$540 - $645

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h 30 min

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

$290 - $433

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Italy is to fly which costs £30 - £160 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Italy is to fly which costs £35 - £270 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Italy. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via London, Paris, Paris and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 56 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Italy is 886 miles.

The best way to get from Cambridge to Italy without a car is to train which takes 15 h 30 min and costs £230 - £430.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Cambridge to Italy, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Italy bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Italy is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs £35 - £270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £430 and takes 15 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs £90 - £160 and takes 28 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Italy.
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  • Distance: 886.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Italy?

Ryanair and Eurowings fly from Cambridge to Bologna 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambridge to Rome via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Milano Porta Garibaldi, Garibaldi Fs, Centrale Fs, and Milano Centrale in around 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Bergamo via Bremen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Bergamo via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Bergamo via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from London Luton to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
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
$95 - $130
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
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Padova
Ave. Duration
13 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thello.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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
5T Torino
Email
info@5t.torino.it
Website
5t.torino.it
Bus from Fermata 3016 - DORA GTT to Fermata 246 - BERTOLA
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
5t.torino.it
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 Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.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
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $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
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 London to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

Italy is 1 h ahead of Cambridge. It is currently 1:49 PM in Cambridge and 2:49 PM in Italy.

Eurowings and Ryanair offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 568+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 29 min and costs £9 - £35.

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