There are 10 ways to get from Rome to London by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, ferry 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.

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Fly Rome to London City  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London City (LCY) FCO - LCY

$115 - $491

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Fly Rome Ciampino to London Stansted  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to London Stansted (STN) CIA - STN

$56 - $259

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Fly Rome to London Heathrow  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Heathrow (LHR) FCO - LHR

$103 - $376

Fly Rome to London Gatwick  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Gatwick (LGW) FCO - LGW

$67 - $291

Fly Rome to London Luton, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Luton (LTN) FCO - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$79 - $309

Train to Florence, fly to London City  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to London City (LCY) FLR - LCY

$118 - $396

Train  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$287 - $506

Bus  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Paris, Paris N1729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700

$132 - $227

Bus and ferry  •  31 h 30 min

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

$110 - $160

Drive, ferry, carferry  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bellagio
  2. Take the ferry from Bellagio to Tremezzo 31 / ...
  3. Drive from Tremezzo to Calais
  4. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to London

$293 - $438

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at London Victoria Coach station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 31 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to London. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 28 min.

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The distance between Rome and London is 1434 km.

The best way to get from Rome to London without a car is to train which takes 14 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Rome to London, including transfers.

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Rome to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome station.

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Rome to London train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to London is to fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 28 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 27 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Rome to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to London.
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  • Distance: 896.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and London, England?

British Airways, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Rome to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to London via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 14 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to London City
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Florence to London City
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Florence to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Florence to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Rome to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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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 Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Eurostar
Bus operators
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 to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

London is 1 h behind Rome. It is currently 5:25 PM in Rome and 4:25 PM in London.

Rome to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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British Airways, Luxair, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 8331+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $75 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 .

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