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There are 10 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by plane, bus, train, car, car train, bus and ferry 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 to London Heathrow  •  2h 35m

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

$65 - $320

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Fly to London Luton, bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Luton (LTN) FCO - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

$60 - $272

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Fly to London City  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London City (LCY) FCO - LCY

$136 - $519

Fly to London Gatwick  •  3h 55m

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

$86 - $316

Train  •  22h 24m

  1. Take the train from Roma Ostiense to Ventimiglia Ic
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International

$357 - $513

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  19h 49m

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

$522 - $624

Bus, train  •  28h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$201 - $470

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lille 757 / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria

$159 - $253

Train, bus  •  29h 35m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London

$186 - $310

Drive, car ferry  •  19h 13m

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

$298 - $435

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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly and bus which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 4h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Fiumicino Airport T3 bus platform 9 and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 via Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station, Paris, Paris, Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 15m.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 1445 km.

The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 22h 24m and costs 310€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to fly from Rome (FCO) to London Heathrow (LHR), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which takes 2h 35m and costs 60€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 310€ - 450€ and takes 22h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 902.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 35m

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

British Airways, Alitalia and eight other airlines fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Roma Ostiense, Ventimiglia, Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione, Nice Ville, Lille Europe, Gare de Lille Europe, London St. Pancras International, and King's Cross St. Pancras station in around 22h 24m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Rome to London City
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Rome to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Ostiense to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $250
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$220 - $250
1st Class
$290 - $430
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
National Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 1h behind Rome Airport (FCO). It is currently 10:26 AM in Rome Airport (FCO) and 9:26 AM in London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Eurowings, Brussels Airlines, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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