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There are 8 ways to get from Rosslare Harbour to Rome by train, plane, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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Train, fly to Rome  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Rome (FCO) DUB - FCO

89€ - 243€

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Train, fly to Naples  •  10h 48m

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Naples (NAP) DUB - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

65€ - 266€

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Train, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) DUB - CIA

67€ - 158€

Train, fly to Bologna  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bologna (BLQ) DUB - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini

88€ - 320€

Train, bus and ferry, bus via Verona  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria to Legnica
  4. Take the bus from Legnica to Verona
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

151€ - 285€

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Connolly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria to Legnica
  4. Take the bus from Legnica to Rome

136€ - 192€

Train, bus and ferry, bus via Arad  •  3 days 10h

  1. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Connolly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London to Arad
  4. Take the bus from Arad to Roma

Car ferry, drive  •  34h 57m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Rome

Ireland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Ireland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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Conditions of entry into Italy from Ireland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Health declaration required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rome is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rome is 1 metre.

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

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rosslare Harbour to Rome is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 250€ and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Rosslare Harbour to Rome is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 160€ and takes 8h 59m.

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The distance between Rosslare Harbour and Rome is 1824 km.

The best way to get from Rosslare Harbour to Rome without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus via Verona which takes 2 days 8h and costs 150€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 9h 33m to get from Rosslare Harbour to Rome, including transfers.

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

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Rome is 1h ahead of Rosslare Harbour. It is currently 4:26 AM in Rosslare Harbour and 5:26 AM in Rome.

Aer Lingus, KLM, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 16717+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 1823.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 33m

What companies run services between Rosslare Harbour, IE-WX, Ireland and Rome, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Rosslare Harbour to Rome. However, you can take the train to Tara St, take the walk to Dublin, take the line 782 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, then take the train to Rome. Alternatively, you can take the train to Tara St, take the walk to Dublin, take the line 782 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Rome Ciampino, take the walk to Rome Ciampino Airport, take the bus to Ciampino Station, take the walk to Ciampino, then take the train to Rome.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Dublin to Rome Ciampino via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Dublin to Rome Ciampino via Poznan
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Dublin to Rome Ciampino via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Dublin to Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 170€
Flights from Dublin to Naples via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 170€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
18€ - 110€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
18€ - 120€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 130€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Flights from Dublin to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Flights from Dublin to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 700€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Flights from Dublin to Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Flights from Dublin to Naples via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Flights from Dublin to Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 200€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 370€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 290€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dublin to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Rosslare Europort to Tara St
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
15€ - 17€
Flexible
18€ - 21€
Train from Rosslare Europort to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
15€ - 18€
Flexible
18€ - 21€
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 28€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 25€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 65€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
25€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
22€ - 35€
Smart Flex
45€ - 65€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 80€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
29€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
27€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Bus operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 19€
Website
National Express
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from London Victoria to Legnica
Ave. Duration
20h 26m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Verona
Ave. Duration
13h 58m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Rome
Ave. Duration
24h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from London to Arad
Ave. Duration
37h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Arad to Roma
Ave. Duration
26h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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