There are 13 ways to get from London to Italy by plane, train, car, car train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London City to Florence  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Florence (FLR) LCY - FLR

$100 - $352

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LTN - MXP

$53 - $179

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Fly London Heathrow to Bologna  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bologna (BLQ) LHR - BLQ

$99 - $313

Fly London Stansted to Bologna  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bologna (BLQ) STN - BLQ

$62 - $331

Fly London City to Milan Linate  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN

$60 - $318

Fly London Heathrow to Milan Linate  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Linate (LIN) LHR - LIN

$73 - $270

Fly London Gatwick to Milan Linate  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Milan Linate (LIN) LGW - LIN

$57 - $219

Train  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  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

$274 - $528

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  19 h 32 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 Rome

$531 - $633

Train, bus  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$203 - $484

Bus  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome N1729

$100 - $166

Train, night train  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  2. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$239 - $491

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 57 min

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

$281 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Italy is to train and fly which costs £40 - £140 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Italy is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs £75 - £270.

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The distance between London and Italy is 1379 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from London to Italy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Italy. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Paris, Paris and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Italy?

British Airways, CityJet and three other airlines fly from London to Florence every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Rome via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
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 Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
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
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
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
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $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 Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
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
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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