There are 5 ways to get from Split to Rome by car ferry, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Tiburtina Rv

$68 - $110

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the bus from Ancona to Rome N433 / ...

$43 - $61

3 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina 4

$178 - $205

Car ferry, drive  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona
  2. Drive from Ancona to Rome

$91 - $133

Fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Rome (FCO) SPU - FCO

$60 - $310

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Rome, Italy?

You can take a bus from Split to Rome via Zagreb in around 18 h 30 min. Alternatively, Vueling Airlines and Croatia Airlines fly from Split to Rome once daily.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Promet Makarska
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$158
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Split and Rome is 368 km.

The cheapest way to get from Split to Rome is to car ferry and bus which costs 270 kn - 390 kn and takes 17 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Split to Rome is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 370 kn - 2.000 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Split to Rome. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Rome Tiburtina via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 15 h 51 min to get from Split to Rome, including transfers.