There are 12 ways to get from Scotland to Italy by plane, train, bus, night train, 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 Edinburgh to Bologna  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bologna (BLQ) EDI - BLQ

$62 - $202

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) EDI - BGY

$52 - $320

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Fly Glasgow to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) GLA - MXP

$71 - $250

Fly Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) EDI - MXP

$67 - $192

Fly Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) EDI - CIA

$58 - $183

Fly Edinburgh to Naples  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Naples (NAP) EDI - NAP

$86 - $278

Train  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$504 - $896

Train, bus  •  31 h 37 min

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

$258 - $564

Bus  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome

$132 - $251

Train, night train  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  3. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$469 - $859

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  25 h 49 min

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

$618 - $757

Drive, car ferry  •  24 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rome

$366 - $542

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Italy is to fly which costs £50 - £150 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Italy is to fly which takes 5 h 40 min and costs £50 - £190.

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The distance between Scotland and Italy is 1972 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Scotland to Italy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scotland to Italy. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via London, Paris, Paris and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Scotland and Italy?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Bologna every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Rome via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 19 h 18 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,500
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Glasgow to Milan Malpensa via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Naples via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thello.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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