There are 9 ways to get from Klagenfurt to Rome by train, shuttle, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le En
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$66 - $139

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Bus  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Klagenfurt to Ljubljana N160 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Rome N997

$53 - $88

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Shuttle, bus  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt to Udine
  2. Take the bus from Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita to Rome, Largo Mazzoni RegioJet

$62 - $306

Night train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the night train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Roma Termini En / ...

$55 - $130

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Klagenfurt to Rome 501.4 miles

$120 - $180

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Rome  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome (FCO) TRS - FCO

$108 - $720

Fly Klagenfurt to Rome  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Rome (FCO) KLU - FCO

$156 - $432

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Rome  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Rome (FCO) VCE - FCO

$93 - $710

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) TRS - CIA

$77 - $688

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Klagenfurt to Rome. However, there are services departing from Klagenfurt and arriving at Rome via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Klagenfurt Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Klagenfurt and Rome is 544 km. The road distance is 802.3 km.

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Rome without a car is to train which takes 8 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Klagenfurt to Rome, including transfers.

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

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Klagenfurt to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Villach Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Rome is to train which takes 8 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 38 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Trieste Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Klagenfurt to Rome.
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  • Distance: 340.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 min

What companies run services between Klagenfurt, Austria and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Klagenfurt to Rome via Villach Hbf and Bologna C.Le in around 8 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Klagenfurt to Rome via Ljubljana in around 13 h 38 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Venice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Rome via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Klagenfurt to Rome via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Rome via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $220
Train operators
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 Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
Night train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$95 - $120
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 Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt to Udine
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $150
Private
$150 - $280
Shuttle from Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$260 - $470
Shuttle from Klagenfurt to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $140
Private
$260 - $470
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Udine, Autostaz. Viale Europa Unita to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
regiojet.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 Klagenfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Klagenfurt to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Klagenfurt to Rome is 802 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Klagenfurt to Rome.

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Alitalia offers flights from Trieste Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Klagenfurt to Rome bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 11547+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Trieste Airport is to shuttle which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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