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There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Rome by train, plane, 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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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Rome  •  17h 48m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Rome (FCO) KUL - FCO

247€ - 1030€

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Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome  •  21h 4m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Rome (FCO) SZB - FCO

759€ - 2917€

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Naples, train  •  20h 36m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Naples (NAP) KUL - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

333€ - 852€

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Rome  •  20h 58m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Rome (FCO) SIN - FCO

249€ - 588€

Train to Ipoh, fly to Rome  •  25h 6m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Rome (FCO) IPH - FCO

474€ - 1323€

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Bologna, train  •  21h 15m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Bologna (BLQ) KUL - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini

323€ - 675€

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  20h 41m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) KUL - CIA

432€ - 1122€

Drive  •  7 days 0h

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Rome 8364.3 miles

1700€ - 2600€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Rome is to bus and fly which costs RM 1100 - RM 2900 and takes 20h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Rome is to train and fly which costs RM 1100 - RM 5000 and takes 17h 48m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Rome is 9708 km. The road distance is 13382.9 km.

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It takes approximately 17h 48m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Rome, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 20m and has one stopover.

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Rome is 6h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 1:14 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 7:14 AM in Rome.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Rome is 13383 km. It takes approximately 7 days 0h to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Rome.

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Malaysia Airlines, Thai Airways International, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 12025+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is to train which takes 30m and costs RM 3 - RM 11.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Rome.
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  • Distance: 6067.3 miles
  • Duration: 17h 48m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Rome, Italy?

Firefly, Qatar Airways and 10 other airlines fly from Kuala Lumpur to Rome hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
450€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul Ataturk, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul Ataturk, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
420€ - 1200€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Prague
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1200€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul Ataturk, Budapest
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Budapest
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Dubai, Athens
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1200€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Dubai, Prague
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1100€
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1900€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Langkawi, Penang, Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Sultan Ismail Petra, Penang, Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Doha, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 1400€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 1700€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 1900€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000€ - 4000€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000€ - 4000€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Sultan Ismail Petra, Kuala Lumpur, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000€ - 4000€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Senai, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 1400€
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 1700€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 950€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1200€
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Sultan Ismail Petra, Penang, Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Doha, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 1400€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1400€
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 1500€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 1500€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 1500€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1400€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 950€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 1100€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
470€ - 1300€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1600€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3400€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
440€ - 1200€
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 1700€
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Rome via Penang, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
420€ - 1200€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 1900€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
700€ - 1500€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 1400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
700€ - 1500€
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1300€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900€ - 4400€
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 2300€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
440€ - 1200€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Skopje
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
420€ - 1200€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Istanbul Ataturk, Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
450€ - 1300€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
420€ - 1200€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2200€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 1500€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Naples via Suvarnabhumi, Vienna
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1700€
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bologna via Suvarnabhumi, Vienna
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 3300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1600€
Flights from Ipoh to Rome via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 2300€
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Rome via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 4900€
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 2400€
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
290€ - 1000€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Rome via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 1300€
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Trenitalia Intercity

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 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
trenitalia.com
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 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 29€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
40€ - 50€
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 8€
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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Silver
4€ - 6€
Gold
6€ - 8€
Platinum
8€ - 10€
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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