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There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Leipsoí by plane, ferry, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Kos, ferry  •  11h 10m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Kos (KGS) FCO - KGS
  2. Take the ferry from Mastichárion to Leipsoí

Cheapest option

Fly to Mykonos, car ferry  •  12h 11m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Mykonos (JMK) FCO - JMK
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Ágios Kírykos
  3. Take the car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Leipsoí

61€ - 365€

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Fly to Samos, car ferry  •  12h 10m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Samos (SMI) FCO - SMI
  2. Take the car ferry from Samos to Leipsoí

87€ - 260€

Fly to Leros, car ferry  •  9h 33m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Leros (LRS) FCO - LRS
  2. Take the car ferry from Leros to Leipsoí

116€ - 444€

Fly to Santorini, car ferry, ferry, line 61044 ferry  •  11h 31m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Santorini (JTR) FCO - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Amorgós Katapola
  3. Take the ferry from Katapola to Patmos
  4. Take the line 61044 ferry from Patmos to Lipsi

Fly to Rhodes, ferry, car ferry  •  12h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Rhodes (RHO) FCO - RHO
  2. Take the ferry from Rhodes to Symi
  3. Take the car ferry from Sými to Leipsoí

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  41h 6m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Lipsi

Bus, ferry, line 61044 ferry  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  3. Take the ferry from Kavala to Patmos
  4. Take the line 61044 ferry from Patmos to Lipsi

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  3. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Fournoi
  4. Take the car ferry from Fournoi to Leipsoí

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  27h 13m

  1. Drive from Rome to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Rafina
  4. Take the ferry from Rafina to Tinos
  5. Take the ferry from Tinos to Patmos
  6. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Leipsoí

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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Leipsoí is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Leipsoí is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Leipsoí is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Greece.

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Leipsoí is to fly and car ferry which costs 60€ - 370€ and takes 12h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Leipsoí is to fly and car ferry which costs 110€ - 450€ and takes 9h 33m.

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The distance between Rome and Leipsoí is 1324 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Leipsoí without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and ferry which takes 41h 6m and costs .

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It takes approximately 11h 10m to get from Rome to Leipsoí, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Kos Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Leipsoí is 1h ahead of Rome. It is currently 5:56 AM in Rome and 6:56 AM in Leipsoí.

Alitalia, Sky Express, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Kos Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Leipsoí. 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 Leipsoí.
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  • Distance: 1323.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 10m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Leipsoí, South Aegean, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Leipsoí. However, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Kos, take the walk to Kos Airport, take the bus to Mastichárion, take the walk to Mastichárion, then take the ferry to Leipsoí. Alternatively, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Samos, take the walk to Samos Airport, take the bus to Pythagóreio, take the walk to Samos, then take the car ferry to Leipsoí.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 750€
Flights from Rome to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Flights from Rome to Samos via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 200€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Mykonos, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 450€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 310€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 370€
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Rome to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Rome to Rhodes via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rome to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Rome to Samos via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 200€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Mykonos, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 450€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 310€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 370€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
Flights from Rome to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
40€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Kos via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 800€
Flights from Rome to Kos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 800€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Rome to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Samos via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Flights from Rome to Leros via Athens, Kalymnos
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Flights from Rome to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 400€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Flights from Rome to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 400€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Rome to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rome to Kos via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Rome to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
TUI Airlines Netherlands
Website
tui.nl
Flights from Rome to Samos via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Rhodes via Catania
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
27€ - 45€
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 42 239 203 / +355 69 400 4075
Email
albtrans06@yahoo.com
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
32€
Website
Albtrans sh.p.k
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Roma to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190€ - 240€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Ferry operators
Anna Express
Phone
+30 22470 41100
Email
ABPSINGLEMEMBER@GMAIL.COM
Website
annaexpress.gr
Ferry from Mastichárion to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Anna Express
Dodekanisos Seaways
Phone
+30 22410 70590
Email
info@12ne.gr
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Samos to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Leros to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 23€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Sými to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
27€ - 33€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Fournoi to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Patmos to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Leros to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
19€ - 70€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
44€ - 47€
2 Bed Inside Cabin
50€ - 65€
Economy
19€ - 25€
4 Bed Outside Cabin
35€ - 45€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
55€ - 70€
Car ferry from Pátmos to Leipsoí
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
44€ - 47€
2 Bed Inside Cabin
50€ - 65€
Economy
20€ - 26€
4 Bed Outside Cabin
35€ - 50€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
55€ - 70€
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
19€ - 75€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
30€ - 50€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
55€ - 75€
Economy
19€ - 25€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
35€ - 55€
Car ferry from Kavala to Fournoi
Ave. Duration
17h 36m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 100€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
50€ - 70€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
80€ - 100€
Economy
40€ - 60€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
60€ - 90€
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Amorgós Katapola
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 95€
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
55€ - 80€
Deck Fare Economy
40€ - 55€
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
65€ - 95€
ferry
Ferry from Katapola to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Ferry from Patmos to Lipsi
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Ferry from Rhodes to Symi
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Ferry from Piraeus to Lipsi
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Ferry from Kavala to Patmos
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Ferry from Rafina to Tinos
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Ferry from Tinos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Website
Superfast ferries
Deck
80€
Aircraft-type seats
88€
2 bed inside cabin
213€
3 bed outside cabin
170€ - 210€

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