There are 8 ways to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome by train, plane, bus, bus and 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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Train to Basel, fly to Rome  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Rome (FCO) BSL - FCO

49€ - 307€

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Bus  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel SBB N99 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N524

47€ - 63€

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Train, train to Zurich, fly to Rome  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

105€ - 445€

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Rome  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rome (FCO) STR - FCO

113€ - 637€

Train to Basel, fly to Naples, train  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Naples (NAP) BSL - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

78€ - 272€

Train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

68€ - 172€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel SBB N99 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Basel to Rome

52€ - 108€

Drive  •  9h 37m

  1. Drive from Freiburg Central Station to Rome 989.8 km

130€ - 190€

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The cheapest way to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 15h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 310€ and takes 5h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Freiburg Central Station to Rome. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Rome via Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg Central Station to Rome. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

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The distance between Freiburg Central Station and Rome is 770 km. The road distance is 989.8 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome without a car is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs 65€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome, including transfers.

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Freiburg Central Station to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg Central Station to Rome train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Freiburg Central Station to Rome is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs 65€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 15h 3m.

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  • Distance: 770.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Freiburg Central Station, Germany and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Freiburg Central Station to Rome via Milano Centrale in around 9h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Freiburg Central Station to Rome via Freiburg and Basel, Basel SBB in around 15h 3m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Basel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1500€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1500€
Flights from Basel to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Basel to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 470€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 380€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 470€
Flights from Basel to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 220€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 370€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Naples via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
30€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 90€
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 50€
Smart Low Cost
30€ - 45€
Smart Flex
60€ - 90€
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
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
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Bus operators
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 Freiburg to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 100€
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Freiburg Central Station to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Freiburg Central Station to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg Central Station to Rome is 990 km. It takes approximately 9h 37m to drive from Freiburg Central Station to Rome.

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