There are 9 ways to get from London to Ancona by plane, train, car, car train, bus, night bus, night 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.

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Fly London Heathrow to Ancona  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Ancona (AOI) LHR - AOI

$158 - $592

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Fly London Stansted to Ancona  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Ancona (AOI) STN - AOI

$101 - $380

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Fly London Heathrow to Bologna, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bologna (BLQ) LHR - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona

$132 - $382

Train  •  15 h 8 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 Bologna C.Le Fr
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...

$284 - $503

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Ancona

$504 - $601

Bus, night bus  •  30 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Bologna
  3. Take the night bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli

$131 - $228

Bus  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ancona, Ancona N422

$112 - $179

Train, Thello  •  22 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221
  3. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Ancona Fb

$257 - $496

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ancona

$261 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from London to Ancona is to fly which costs £75 - £290 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Ancona is to fly which costs £75 - £290 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Ancona. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli via Gare De Bercy, Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine, Paris Gallieni and Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 43 min.

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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, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 8 min.

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The distance between London and Ancona is 841 miles.

The best way to get from London to Ancona without a car is to train which takes 15 h 8 min and costs £210 - £390.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from London to Ancona, including transfers.

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London to Ancona bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from London station.

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London to Ancona train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Ancona is to fly which takes 7 h 25 min and costs £120 - £460. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £210 - £390 and takes 15 h 8 min, you could also bus, which costs £85 - £140 and takes 31 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 840.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

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

Lufthansa and British Airways fly from London to Ancona every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Ancona via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Bologna C.Le in around 15 h 8 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
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
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
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 Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 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 Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
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
Night bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ancona, Ancona
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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London to Ancona bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli station.

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Ancona is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 6:25 AM in London and 7:25 AM in Ancona.

London to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Ancona Airport.

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There are 780+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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