There are 10 ways to get from London to Ancona by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Ancona  •  7 h 26 min

  1. LHR - AOI

$158 - $592

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 h 16 min

$76 - $122

8 alternative options

Fly London Stansted to Ancona  •  6 h 2 min

  1. STN - AOI

$101 - $380

Fly London Heathrow to Bologna, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. LHR - BLQ

$128 - $382

Fly London City to Florence, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. LCY - FLR

$137 - $413

Train  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Fr
  3. Fb / ...

$282 - $504

Train, bus  •  25 h 41 min

$198 - $470

Train, night train  •  22 h 21 min

  1. Fb

$276 - $499

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tgv / ...
  3. Ice / ...
  4. M / ...

$548 - $712

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 19 min

$262 - $390

What companies run services between London, England and Ancona, Italy?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and British Airways fly from London to Ancona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Ancona via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Bologna C.Le in around 14 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Ancona via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London City to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London Stansted to Ancona via Weeze
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $250
Premier
$190 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
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 Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thello.com
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
16 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus to ANCONA-Staz.P.Rosselli
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Ancona is 1346 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Ancona is to bus which costs £55 - £95 and takes 27 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Ancona is to fly which takes 6 h 2 min and costs £75 - £290.

No, there is no direct train from London to Ancona. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Ancona via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Ancona. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at ANCONA-Staz.P.Rosselli via Paris, Paris and BOLOGNA-Terminal Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from London to Ancona, including transfers.