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There are 2 ways to get from Rome to Isle of Islay by plane, bus or 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 Islay  •  11h 25m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Islay (ILY) FCO - ILY

£86 - £361

1 alternative option

Fly to Glasgow, bus, ferry  •  14h 7m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Glasgow (GLA) FCO - GLA
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Kennacraig Ferry Terminal to Port Askaig Islay Ferry Terminal

£88 - £263

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Isle of Islay is to fly and bus and ferry which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 14h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Isle of Islay is to fly which costs 95€ - 410€ and takes 11h 25m.

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The distance between Rome and Isle of Islay is 1282 miles.

It takes approximately 11h 25m to get from Rome to Isle of Islay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Islay Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h and has two stopovers.

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Isle of Islay is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 1:25 AM in Rome and 12:25 AM in Isle of Islay.

Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Islay Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Isle of Islay. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Isle of Islay.
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  • Distance: 1282.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 25m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Isle of Islay, Scotland?

British Airways, Loganair and four other airlines fly from Rome to Isle of Islay every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Islay via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
12h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £390
Flights from Rome to Islay via Frankfurt, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £480
Flights from Rome to Islay via Amsterdam Schiphol, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £380
Flights from Rome to Islay via London Gatwick, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £330
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £350
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £350
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £440
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £430
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Rome to Islay via Frankfurt, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £480
Flights from Rome to Islay via Amsterdam Schiphol, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £1,500
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Glasgow via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators

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