There are 11 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO) by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Rome  •  2 h 30 min

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

$65 - $320

Cheapest option

Bus to London Luton, fly to Rome  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Rome (FCO) LTN - FCO

$62 - $283

9 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Rome  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Rome (FCO) LGW - FCO

$85 - $316

Fly London Heathrow to Pisa, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Pisa (PSA) LHR - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini

$115 - $388

Fly London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino  •  6 h 4 min

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

$78 - $312

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  16 h 45 min

  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

$315 - $549

Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$287 - $684

Bus FlixBus  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome N1729

$118 - $200

Bus Eurolines FR  •  32 h 54 min

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

$147 - $262

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rome Airport (FCO)

$441 - $571

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rome Airport (FCO)

$297 - $438

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which costs £50 - £250 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which costs £50 - £250 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Rome Airport (FCO) is 903 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Rome (FCO), including transfers and time at the airport.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO). However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Rome Fiumincino Airport via London, Paris, Paris, Crociate and Rome Termini Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Rome Airport (FCO), Italy?

British Airways, Alitalia and seven other airlines fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO) every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rome Airport (FCO) via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground 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 16 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Billund
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Corfu
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Luton to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Turin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Rome via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome Ciampino via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$130 - $470
Premier
$330 - $550
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express
FlixBus
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
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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