There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Warsaw by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Rome to Warsaw Chopin  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) FCO - WAW

172 zł - 1 355 zł

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Modlin, train  •  6h 13m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Warsaw Modlin (WMI) CIA - WMI
  2. Take the train from Modlin to Warszawa Centralna

121 zł - 348 zł

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) CIA - WAW

187 zł - 195 zł

Train  •  21h 27m

  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 Warszawa Centralna Ec

1 008 zł - 1 801 zł

Bus  •  29h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Roma Tiburtina to Warszawa

270 zł - 450 zł

Night train  •  26h 4m

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf Nj
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna En

949 zł - 1 264 zł

Drive  •  17h 26m

  1. Drive from Rome to Warsaw 1822.2 km

1 000 zł - 1 600 zł

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Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Poland from 5/23/2020.

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Warsaw is to fly and train which costs 27€ - 80€ and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Warsaw is to fly which costs 35€ - 310€ and takes 5h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Roma Tiburtina and arriving at Warszawa. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 29h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Bologna Centrale, Muenchen Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 27m.

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The distance between Rome and Warsaw is 1315 km. The road distance is 1822.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Warsaw without a car is to train which takes 21h 27m and costs 220€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Rome to Warsaw, including transfers.

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Rome to Warsaw bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Roma Tiburtina station.

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Warsaw is to fly which takes 5h 48m and costs 35€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 220€ - 410€ and takes 21h 27m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 29h 35m.

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  • Distance: 1314.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Warsaw, Poland?

Wizz Air, Alitalia and eight other airlines fly from Rome to Warsaw hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Warsaw via Bologna Centrale, Muenchen Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, and Berlin Hbf in around 21h 27m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Katowice
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
90 zł - 550 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Poznan
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
120 zł - 600 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Krakow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150 zł - 1 200 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130 zł - 700 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 500 zł
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Chopin via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 2 200 zł
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 2 200 zł
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90 zł - 330 zł
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
430 zł - 1 500 zł
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 zł - 1 900 zł
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 zł - 1 200 zł
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 700 zł
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260 zł - 1 000 zł
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 zł - 5 500 zł
Train operators
Koleje Mazowieskie
Phone
22 364 44 44
Website
mazowieckie.com.pl
Train from Modlin to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12 zł - 14 zł
Website
Koleje Mazowieskie
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Modlin to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35 zł - 60 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
35 zł - 45 zł
1st Class
45 zł - 60 zł
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 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 zł - 390 zł
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
120 zł - 170 zł
Base Standard
220 zł - 300 zł
Base Premium
270 zł - 390 zł
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 Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 zł - 290 zł
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
110 zł - 160 zł
Smart Low Cost
100 zł - 150 zł
Smart Flex
210 zł - 290 zł
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
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95 zł - 140 zł
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
95 zł - 140 zł
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
220 zł - 310 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
230 zł - 320 zł
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
160 zł - 230 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
350 zł - 480 zł
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
120 zł - 170 zł
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
220 zł - 310 zł
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
Once a week
Estimated price
130 zł - 180 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
340 zł - 460 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 zł - 750 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
390 zł - 550 zł
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rome to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
27h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
270 zł - 370 zł
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Rome to Warsaw bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Warszawa station.

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Rome to Warsaw train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Warsaw is 1822 km. It takes approximately 17h 26m to drive from Rome to Warsaw.

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Alitalia, Wizz Air, CSA and six other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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Book your Rome to Warsaw bus tickets online with Omio and Distribusion.

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There are 2800+ hotels available in Warsaw. Prices start at 500 zł 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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