There are 8 ways to get from Italy to France 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.

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Fly Rome to Nice  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nice (NCE) FCO - NCE

$56 - $190

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Fly Milan Linate to Paris Orly, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Paris Orly (ORY) LIN - ORY
  2. Take the train from Antony to Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame

$60 - $246

Fly Bologna to Lyon  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS

$86 - $324

Train inOui TGV  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$214 - $267

Train Trenitalia  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station Rm-Mi / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Paris Gare De Lyon En

$102 - $216

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Paris, Paris N1729 / ...

$90 - $155

Bus Eurolines FR  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni

$115 - $215

Drive  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Paris 914.6 miles

$220 - $320

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to France. However, there are services departing from P.le Tiburtino and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via Rome and Gare De Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 46 min.

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The distance between Italy and France is 960 km. The road distance is 1463.4 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to France without a car is to train which takes 11 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Italy to France, including transfers.

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Italy to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome station.

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The best way to get from Italy to France is to fly which takes 4 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 25 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Italy to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to France is 1463 km. It takes approximately 13 h 45 min to drive from Italy to France.

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easyJet and Alitalia offer flights from Rome Airport to Nice Airport.

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Map of how to get from Italy to France.
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  • Distance: 599.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Italy and France?

Alitalia and easyJet fly from Rome to Nice 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Paris via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Gare de Lyon in around 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 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 Milano Centrale to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$95 - $120
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 Rome to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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