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There are 10 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) by plane, bus, train, 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 from London Heathrow  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Rome (FCO) LHR - FCO

$68 - $324

Cheapest option

Bus to London Gatwick, fly  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Rome (FCO) LGW - FCO

$53 - $255

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Fly from London City  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rome (FCO) LCY - FCO

$135 - $520

Bus to London Luton, fly  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Rome (FCO) LTN - FCO

$64 - $288

Train  •  16h 38m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$305 - $539

Train, night train  •  22h 20m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Est to Gare de Dijon-Ville
  3. Take the night train from Dijon Ville to Milano Centrale En
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$237 - $524

Bus FlixBus  •  29h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N1729

$118 - $235

Bus Eurolines FR  •  34h 29m

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$151 - $266

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  19h 37m

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Rome Airport (FCO)

$504 - $604

Drive, car ferry  •  18h 18m

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rome Airport (FCO)

$296 - $437

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) is to bus and fly which costs £40 - £200 and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which costs £50 - £250 and takes 4h 33m.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Rome Airport (FCO) is 904 miles.

The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) without a car is to train which takes 16h 38m and costs £230 - £420.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which takes 4h 33m and costs £50 - £250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £420 and takes 16h 38m, you could also bus, which costs £90 - £180 and takes 29h 4m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Rome Airport (FCO) is 1h ahead of Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. It is currently 5:51 PM in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and 6:51 PM in Rome Airport (FCO).

Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 11125+ hotels available in Rome Airport (FCO). Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO).
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  • Distance: 904 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Rome Airport (FCO), Italy?

Alitalia, British Airways and nine other airlines fly from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Rome Airport (FCO) via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Roma Termini in around 16h 38m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from London City to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London City to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London City to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Turin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Luton to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London City to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from London City to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London City to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Rome via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $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 Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Paris-Est to Gare de Dijon-Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Night train from Dijon Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
17h
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 Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once 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
21h 21m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 3m and costs £2 - £4.

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