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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Stockholm by plane, train, bus, night train, car or car train

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Fly to Stockholm  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Stockholm (ARN) FCO - ARN

1001 kr - 3030 kr

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Fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  9h 29m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) FCO - BMA

1537 kr - 2816 kr

Train  •  35h 38m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Muenchen Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation

2172 kr - 4165 kr

Bus  •  44h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station Bucuresti - Stockholm

1406 kr - 1758 kr

Bus via Zagreb  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Zagreb N997
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Stockholm

Night train, train  •  37h 15m

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice
  3. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central 300

2520 kr - 3420 kr

Drive, car train  •  31h 33m

  1. Drive from Rome to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Stockholm

Drive  •  25h 48m

  1. Drive from Rome to Stockholm 2772.9 km

3400 kr - 5000 kr

Rome to Stockholm by train

The train journey time between Rome and Stockholm is around 2 days 2h and covers a distance of around 2803 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 1h. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Rome to Stockholm train service departs from Roma Termini and arrives in Stockholm Centralstation. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 2h
Fastest train time:
2 days 1h
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
2487 kr
Carbon emissions:
147 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:10
Last train departs at:
13:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to Stockholm train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Conditions of entry into Sweden from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
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  • No quarantine required
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  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stockholm is 11313.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Stockholm is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Stockholm is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

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

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Stockholm is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 6h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Stockholm is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 6h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Rome, Largo Mazzoni and arriving at Stockholm Central Bus Station via Prague Florenc Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Bologna Centrale, Muenchen Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 38m.

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The distance between Rome and Stockholm is 1976 km. The road distance is 2772.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Stockholm without a car is to train which takes 35h 38m and costs 210€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Rome to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Rome to Stockholm bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Rome, Largo Mazzoni station.

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Stockholm is to fly which takes 6h 12m and costs 95€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 210€ - 420€ and takes 35h 38m, you could also bus, which costs 130€ - 180€ and takes 44h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Stockholm.
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  • Distance: 1975.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 12m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Stockholm, Sweden?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Rome to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Stockholm via Bologna Centrale, Muenchen Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, and Berlin Hbf in around 35h 38m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kr - 2000 kr
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kr - 2000 kr
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2000 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 2800 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kr - 4200 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1800 kr - 2900 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 2000 kr
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 2800 kr
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600 kr - 3000 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
550 kr - 2100 kr
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 2700 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rome to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3800 kr
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 Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
270 kr - 900 kr
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
270 kr - 370 kr
Base Standard
500 kr - 700 kr
Base Premium
600 kr - 900 kr
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 Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 kr - 650 kr
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
250 kr - 350 kr
Smart Low Cost
230 kr - 320 kr
Smart Flex
480 kr - 650 kr
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 Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
220 kr - 310 kr
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
220 kr - 310 kr
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 700 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
360 kr - 500 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1100 kr - 1600 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
270 kr - 390 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 700 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
300 kr - 400 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1100 kr - 1500 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
100 kr - 140 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
19h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 700 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
17h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 700 kr
Website
Snälltåget
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
400 kr - 600 kr
Website
RegioJet
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Comati PSG
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 Tiburtina Bus station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
420 kr - 550 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Rome to Stockholm bus services, operated by Comati PSG, arrive at Stockholm Central Bus Station.

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Rome to Stockholm train services, operated by Snälltåget, arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Stockholm is 2773 km. It takes approximately 25h 48m to drive from Rome to Stockholm.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Austrian Airlines, easyJet and five other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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There are 281+ hotels available in Stockholm. Prices start at 750 kr SEK per night.

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