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There are 14 ways to get from Rome to Retford by plane, train, bus, car, car train 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 Manchester, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Manchester (MAN) FCO - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

£76 - £341

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to East Midlands, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to East Midlands (EMA) CIA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield

£49 - £245

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Manchester, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Manchester (MAN) CIA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

£51 - £140

Fly Rome to Birmingham, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Birmingham (BHX) FCO - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield

£80 - £738

Fly Rome to London Heathrow, train  •  8h 30m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Heathrow (LHR) FCO - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£102 - £416

Fly Rome to London Gatwick, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Gatwick (LGW) FCO - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£78 - £538

Fly Rome Ciampino to London Stansted, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to London Stansted (STN) CIA - STN
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£109 - £323

Fly Rome to London Luton, train  •  8h 53m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Luton (LTN) FCO - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£117 - £704

Train via Lille  •  18h 53m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  5. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£262 - £938

Train  •  19h 9m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£272 - £658

Bus, train  •  28h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lille 803 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£161 - £545

Train, bus  •  31h 47m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Paris, Gallieni 410
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to London 450
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford

£107 - £339

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  19h 40m

  1. Drive from Rome to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Retford

£363 - £471

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 29m

  1. Drive from Rome to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Retford

£237 - £389

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Retford is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 160€ and takes 8h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Retford is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 280€ and takes 8h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Retford. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Retford via Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Lille Europe and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 53m.

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The distance between Rome and Retford is 1010 miles.

The best way to get from Rome to Retford without a car is to train via Lille which takes 18h 53m and costs 290€ - 1100€.

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It takes approximately 8h 42m to get from Rome to Retford, including transfers.

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Rome to Retford train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Retford is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 6:23 PM in Rome and 5:23 PM in Retford.

Rome to Retford train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Retford station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Retford.
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  • Distance: 1009.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 42m

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

You can take a train from Rome to Retford via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Lille Europe, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London Kings Cross in around 18h 53m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £100
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Manchester via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£23 - £100
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Manchester via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £100
Flights from Rome to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Rome Ciampino to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£22 - £110
Flights from Rome Ciampino to East Midlands via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£28 - £130
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £280
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £280
Flights from Rome to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £410
Flights from Rome to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £410
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£210 - £460
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£210 - £460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Rome to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £320
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £380
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £250
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £300
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £440
Flights from Rome to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £380
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Flights from Rome to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £260
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£240 - £330
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £180
Flights from Rome to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £170
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to London Luton via Krakow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Train operators
TransPennine Express
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Retford
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £160
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £100
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Retford
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Super Off-Peak Single
£55 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£60 - £75
Anytime Single
£65 - £85
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Single
£18 - £27
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
£35 - £50
Smart Low Cost
£30 - £50
Smart Flex
£65 - £95
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£50 - £60
1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£85 - £120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£85 - £110
1st Class
£100 - £120
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£130 - £320
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£280 - £320
Standard
£130 - £160
Standard Premier
£170 - £230
Train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £300
Standard
£75 - £95
Standard Premier
£110 - £150
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£170 - £340
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£300 - £340
Standard
£170 - £210
Standard Premier
£220 - £280
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 Tiburtina to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £80
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
£24 - £35
Base Standard
£45 - £60
Base Premium
£50 - £80
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 Tiburtina to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
£19 - £27
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£55 - £75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Seine to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bologna to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to London
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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Jet2.com, Air France, Brussels Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Manchester Airport.

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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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