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There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Ireland by plane, train, bus, 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  •  6h 7m

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

$86 - $290

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Dublin  •  6h 8m

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

$55 - $298

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Fly Rome to Cork  •  8h 46m

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

$117 - $873

Fly Rome to Shannon  •  9h 54m

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

$137 - $1,024

Fly Rome Ciampino to Shannon  •  11h 46m

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

$61 - $222

Fly Rome Ciampino to Cork  •  8h 58m

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

$61 - $221

Train to Bologna, fly to Dublin  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Dublin (DUB) BLQ - DUB

$114 - $380

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  38h 43m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Gare de Milano-Centrale to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$204 - $321

Bus, bus and ferry  •  39h 54m

  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
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$182 - $277

Drive, car ferry  •  37h 22m

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

$314 - $471

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ireland is to fly which costs 45€ - 260€ and takes 6h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ireland is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 6h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Dublin via Paris, Paris, Lille and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 54m.

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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 bus and ferry which takes 38h 43m and costs 170€ - 280€.

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

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Rome to Ireland bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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

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

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Ireland is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 11:39 AM in Rome and 10:39 AM in Ireland.

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

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Ireland?

Aer Lingus, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from Rome to Swords hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Berlin Schoenefeld, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Eindhoven, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Bordeaux, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Marseille, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Malta
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Bratislava, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Bologna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Rome to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rome to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rome to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $6,000
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Rome to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Bologna to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Rome to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
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 Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Milano-Centrale to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $230
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
National Express
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 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
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$65 - $75
car
$115
Passenger
$41

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

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There are 41+ hotels available in Ireland. Prices start at $63 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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