There are 11 ways to get from Galicia to Rome by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train, car 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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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Rome  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Rome (FCO) SCQ - FCO

$79 - $420

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Rome Ciampino  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SCQ - CIA

$69 - $168

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Fly Vigo to Rome  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Rome (FCO) VGO - FCO

$79 - $312

Fly A Coruna to Rome  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Rome (FCO) LCG - FCO

$100 - $301

Shuttle to Porto, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Valença to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) OPO - CIA

$202 - $433

Train, bus  •  31 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lugo(SP) to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona Ave / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Turin
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$288 - $412

Bus, train  •  32 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugo to Sion
  2. Take the train from Sion to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$209 - $345

Bus Eurolines CH  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugo to Genève
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Rome N1729

$171 - $271

Bus Eurolines FR  •  37 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugo to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Rome

$250 - $366

Trenhotel, carferry, train  •  38 h 52 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Lugo to Barcelona Sants
  2. Take the carferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the train from S.Marinella to Roma Termini Reg / ...

$212 - $291

Drive  •  20 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Lugo to Rome 1377.5 miles

$330 - $480

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No, there is no direct bus from Galicia to Rome. However, there are services departing from Lugo and arriving at Rome via Geneva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 30 min.

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The distance between Galicia and Rome is 1674 km. The road distance is 2203.9 km.

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The best way to get from Galicia to Rome without a car is to train and bus which takes 31 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Galicia to Rome, including transfers.

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Galicia to Rome bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Lugo station.

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The best way to get from Galicia to Rome is to fly which takes 5 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 34 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Galicia to Rome bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Rome station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galicia to Rome is 2204 km. It takes approximately 20 h 51 min to drive from Galicia to Rome.

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Lufthansa, Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Rome Airport.

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Map of how to get from Galicia to Rome.
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  • Distance: 1046.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Galicia, Spain and Rome, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and two other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugo to Rome via Genève and Geneva in around 34 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome Ciampino via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome Ciampino via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Porto to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Vigo to Rome via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from A Coruna to Rome via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Lugo(SP) to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lugo to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
13 h 31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.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
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Sion to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Sion to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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 S.Marinella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Valença to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$145
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Turin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lugo to Sion
Ave. Duration
25 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lugo to Genève
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lugo to Marseille
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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The best way to get from Galicia to Santiago de Compostela Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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