London to Rome route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time17h 11m
Fare range€80-€679
Train operatorsALSA, DB, flixbus, idbus, SNCB, TGV Lyria, Thalys, Thello,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:40
Last train departs at14:22
Fastest journey
Fastest route14h 54m
Changes3 changes
Origin StationLondon
Destination StationRome

Train times for Sat 18 Nov

16h 24m4 changes
22h 13m6 changes
19h 19m4 changes
18h 19m6 changes
18h 06m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from London to Rome start at €252.03 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from London to Rome?

The minimum price of a train ticket from London to Rome is €79.5. To buy train tickets from London to Rome for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from London to Rome by train?

The average journey time between London and Rome is 17 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 14 hours and 54 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 5 trains per day travelling from London to Rome. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from London to Rome?

The first train from London to Rome departs at 05:40. The last train from London to Rome departs at 14:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between London and Rome?

No, it is not possible to travel from London to Rome without having to change trains. To travel from London to Rome will require a minimum of 3 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to London?

By train, of course. See trains from Rome to London.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Rome for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 19/08/2017 for travel on 19/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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