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There are 13 ways to get from Rome to Southampton by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Rome to Southampton  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Southampton (SOU) FCO - SOU

$124 - $546

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to London Stansted, train  •  7h 53m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to London Stansted (STN) CIA - STN
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$86 - $307

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Fly Rome to London City, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London City (LCY) FCO - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$143 - $534

Fly Rome to London Gatwick, train  •  7h 55m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Gatwick (LGW) FCO - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central

$97 - $326

Fly Rome to Bristol, train  •  8h 9m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bristol (BRS) FCO - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$144 - $503

Fly Rome to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to London Heathrow (LHR) FCO - LHR
  2. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$128 - $425

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  27h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$223 - $497

Train, bus  •  27h 36m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Paris, Paris 729
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London
  4. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$194 - $340

Bus FlixBus, train  •  29h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$159 - $288

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lille 757 / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade 032

$164 - $256

Train, bus via Essen Hbf  •  30h 32m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Thun Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Thun to Essen Hbf Ec
  4. Take the bus from Essen to London 080
  5. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$325 - $602

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  20h 25m

  1. Drive from Rome to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to Southampton

$528 - $632

Drive, car ferry  •  20h 7m

  1. Drive from Rome to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Southampton

$278 - $462

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Southampton is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 7h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Southampton is to fly and train which costs 120€ - 470€ and takes 7h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Paris, Paris, Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 21m.

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The distance between Rome and Southampton is 1458 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Southampton without a car is to bus and train which takes 27h 14m and costs 190€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Rome to Southampton, including transfers.

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Rome to Southampton bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Southampton Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Rome to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 6:22 AM in Rome and 5:22 AM in Southampton.

Map of how to get from Rome to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 911.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 30m

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

KLM, Air France and seven other airlines fly from Rome to Southampton hourly.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Rome to Southampton via Verona
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Rome to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to London City
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Rome to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Rome to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Rome to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Rome to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Southampton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Rome to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rome to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Rome to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to London Heathrow via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Thun
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Torino to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Essen to London
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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