There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Ireland by plane, train, bus and ferry, car 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 Rome to Dublin  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dublin (DUB) FCO - DUB

$86 - $291

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Dublin  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Dublin (DUB) CIA - DUB

$55 - $298

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Fly Rome to Cork  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cork (ORK) FCO - ORK

$117 - $874

Fly Rome to Shannon  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Shannon (SNN) FCO - SNN

$136 - $1,024

Fly Rome Ciampino to Cork  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Cork (ORK) CIA - ORK

$61 - $221

Fly Rome Ciampino to Shannon  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Shannon (SNN) CIA - SNN

$60 - $221

Train, bus and ferry  •  30 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  4. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$281 - $725

Bus and ferry  •  45 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to London Victoria Coach station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$146 - $193

Drive, car ferry  •  37 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$314 - $486

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ireland is to fly which costs 45€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ireland is to fly which costs 70€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Dublin via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 6 min.

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The distance between Rome and Ireland is 1954 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Ireland without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 30 h 6 min and costs 240€ - 650€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Rome to Ireland, including transfers.

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Rome to Ireland bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Rome to Ireland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Ireland is 1 h behind Rome. It is currently 1:52 AM in Rome and 12:52 AM in Ireland.

Aer Lingus, KLM, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Ireland. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Ireland.
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  • Distance: 1221.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Rome to Swords hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Santander
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Rome to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rome to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Rome to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Rome to Cork via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Rome to Cork via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Rome to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $6,000
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $6,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Rome to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Rome to Cork via Genoa, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,200
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
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$130 - $490
Premier
$350 - $600
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 and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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