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There are 10 ways to get from Poland to Rome by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Warsaw Chopin to Rome  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Rome (FCO) WAW - FCO

31€ - 172€

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Fly Krakow to Rome  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Rome (FCO) KRK - FCO

33€ - 266€

Fly Krakow to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) KRK - CIA

38€ - 150€

Train to Warsaw Modlin, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
  2. Fly from Warsaw Modlin (WMI) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) WMI - CIA

37€ - 96€

Fly Krakow to Naples, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Naples (NAP) KRK - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

48€ - 1202€

Train  •  19h 49m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

143€ - 276€

Bus  •  28h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Rome

55€ - 80€

Bus via Roma Tiburtina  •  30h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Roma Tiburtina

70€ - 100€

Train, night train  •  21h 56m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

104€ - 146€

Drive  •  17h 15m

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Rome 1783.7 km

230€ - 340€

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Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Poland.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rome is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rome is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poland to Rome is to fly and train which costs 210 zł - 5 500 zł and takes 6h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Poland to Rome is to fly which costs 170 zł - 700 zł and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poland to Rome. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Rome via Warszawa Zachodnia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Poland to Rome. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Roma Termini via Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 49m.

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The distance between Poland and Rome is 1251 km. The road distance is 1783.7 km.

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The best way to get from Poland to Rome without a car is to train which takes 19h 49m and costs 650 zł - 1 300 zł.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Poland to Rome, including transfers.

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Poland to Rome bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Warszawa Zachodnia station.

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Poland to Rome train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Poland to Rome is to fly which takes 5h 47m and costs 130 zł - 800 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 650 zł - 1 300 zł and takes 19h 49m, you could also bus, which costs 260 zł - 360 zł and takes 28h 49m.

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Map of how to get from Poland to Rome.
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  • Distance: 1250.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 47m

What companies run services between Poland and Rome, Italy?

Wizz Air, Alitalia and four other airlines fly from Warsaw to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Rome via Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre in around 19h 49m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
22€ - 90€
Flights from Krakow to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 120€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Malta Air
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 240€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Flights from Krakow to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Flights from Krakow to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
29€ - 90€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 150€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 460€
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 460€
Flights from Krakow to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 410€
Flights from Krakow to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Krakow to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Train operators
Koleje Mazowieskie
Phone
22 364 44 44
Website
mazowieckie.com.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Koleje Mazowieskie
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 14€
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 26€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 26€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
65€ - 90€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 85€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
29€ - 40€
Smart Flex
60€ - 85€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
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 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Rome
Ave. Duration
27h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Poland to Rome bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Rome station.

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Poland to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poland to Rome is 1784 km. It takes approximately 17h 15m to drive from Poland to Rome.

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LOT, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 5032+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Poland to Warsaw Chopin Airport is to line 175 bus which takes 26 min and costs .

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