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

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Train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$94 - $248

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Night bus, train  •  15h 15m

  1. Take the night bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel central station N524
  2. Take the train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Colmar Basel-SBB - Strasbourg / ...

$74 - $117

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  14h 45m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar 108 / ...

$76 - $115

Drive  •  9h 37m

  1. Drive from Rome to Colmar 615.9 miles

$140 - $220

Fly to Basel, train  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Basel (BSL) FCO - BSL
  2. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$87 - $353

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$109 - $405

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  7h 14m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Strasbourg (SXB) FCO - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$147 - $554

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Stuttgart (STR) FCO - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$125 - $371

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Colmar is to night bus and train which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 15h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Colmar is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 5h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Colmar via Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Colmar via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Rome and Colmar is 797 km. The road distance is 985.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 9h 13m and costs 80€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Rome to Colmar, including transfers.

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Rome to Colmar bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Rome station.

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Rome to Colmar train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 498 miles
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Rome to Colmar via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 9h 13m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Rome to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Rome to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Tunis
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Strasbourg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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 Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Colmar
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Rome to Basel
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Rome to Colmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Colmar station.

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Rome to Colmar train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Colmar is 985 km. It takes approximately 9h 37m to drive from Rome to Colmar.

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easyJet, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Rome Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 1226+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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