There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Cappadocia by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train or car

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 to Nevsehir  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nevsehir (NAV) FCO - NAV

$177 - $697

Cheapest option

Fly to Kayseri, bus  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Kayseri (ASR) FCO - ASR
  2. Take the bus from Kayseri to Göreme

$120 - $369

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  39 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Alexandroupoli
  3. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul Otogar
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Göreme

$216 - $335

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara
  5. Take the bus from Ankara to Göreme

$165 - $273

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Göreme

$249 - $337

Bus via Ankara  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara
  4. Take the bus from Ankara to Göreme

$271 - $376

Bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Gostivar
  2. Take the bus from Gostivar to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Göreme

$131 - $183

Drive  •  29 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Cappadocia 1852.8 miles

$440 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Cappadocia is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 2 days 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Cappadocia is to fly which costs 150€ - 600€ and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The distance between Rome and Cappadocia is 1924 km. The road distance is 2964.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 51 min to get from Rome to Cappadocia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Cappadocia. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Göreme via Ancona, Alexandroupoli and Istanbul Otogar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Cappadocia, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines flies from Rome to Cappadocia 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Cappadocia via Sofia, Istanbul Otogari, and Istanbul Otogar in around 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Nevsehir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Rome to Kayseri via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Rome to Kayseri via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Rome to Kayseri via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
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 Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayseri to Göreme
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Göreme
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Göreme
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Goreme
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Florence to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Roma to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$220 - $290
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Gostivar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk

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