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There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Karakorum by plane, taxi, train or car

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Fly from Rome, taxi  •  20h 53m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Ulan Bator (ULN) FCO - ULN
  2. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$457 - $1,387

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Train, train to Rimini, fly, taxi  •  30h 36m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
  3. Fly from Rimini (RMI) to Ulan Bator (ULN) RMI - ULN
  4. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$399 - $1,164

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Train to Naples, fly, taxi  •  20h 47m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Ulan Bator (ULN) NAP - ULN
  3. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$439 - $1,356

Train to Bologna, fly, taxi  •  22h 54m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Ulan Bator (ULN) BLQ - ULN
  3. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$405 - $1,183

Fly from Rome Ciampino, taxi  •  21h 36m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Ulan Bator (ULN) CIA - ULN
  2. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$483 - $1,480

Train to Verona, fly, taxi  •  24h 24m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Ulan Bator (ULN) VRN - ULN
  3. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$492 - $1,504

Drive  •  4 days 18h

  1. Drive from Rome to Karakorum 8744.7 km

$1,300 - $1,900

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Karakorum is to train and fly and taxi which costs 320€ - 1000€ and takes 30h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Karakorum is to train and fly and taxi which costs 360€ - 1200€ and takes 20h 47m.

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The distance between Rome and Karakorum is 6765 km. The road distance is 8744.7 km.

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It takes approximately 20h 53m to get from Rome to Karakorum, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Ulan Bator Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 35m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Karakorum is 8745 km. It takes approximately 4 days 18h to drive from Rome to Karakorum.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Ulan Bator Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Karakorum. Prices start at $100 USD 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 14€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Karakorum.
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  • Distance: 6765.1 km
  • Duration: 20h 53m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Karakorum, Mongolia?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Karakorum. However, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Ulan Bator, then take the taxi to Karakorum. Alternatively, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Ulan Bator, then take the taxi to Karakorum.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Rome to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Naples to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Bologna to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Bucharest Otopeni, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Sofia, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Copenhagen, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Vilnius, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Prague, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
33h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Naples, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
30h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Verona to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Rome to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Rome to Ulan Bator via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 42m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Naples to Ulan Bator via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Bucharest Otopeni, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Munich, Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Budapest, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Verona to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Ulan Bator via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Naples to Ulan Bator via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Ulan Bator via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Rome to Ulan Bator via Incheon
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Munich, Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Budapest, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Ulan Bator via Warsaw Chopin, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Rimini to Ulan Bator via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $80
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$23 - $35
Base Standard
$45 - $65
Base Premium
$55 - $80
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$14 - $20
Base Standard
$30 - $45
Base Premium
$40 - $60
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$40 - $60
Base Standard
$75 - $100
Base Premium
$90 - $130
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale, Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$24 - $35
Smart Low Cost
$21 - $30
Smart Flex
$45 - $65
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$30 - $45
Smart Low Cost
$27 - $40
Smart Flex
$55 - $80
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$35 - $50
Smart Low Cost
$30 - $50
Smart Flex
$65 - $95
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
$10 - $14
Trenitalia

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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$33 - $36
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$17 - $20
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Other operators
Taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Ulaanbaatar Taxi
Phone
1900-1991
Website
facebook.com

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