About Rome2rio

Rome2rio is a comprehensive global trip planner that helps you get from A to B worldwide. You can enter any town, address or landmark as your destination and Rome2rio will instantly display flight, train, bus, ferry and driving options with estimated travel times and fares. Our travel search engine contains route information from over 4,800 transport operators in over 158 countries.

Rome2rio

Search And Book Transport

Rome2rio is making travel planning easy. Our search engine contains all the information you need to compare and choose the best transport options for your trip. Search for flight, train, bus, ferry, rideshare and rental car information including prices, journey duration and booking details.

Download Our App

Use Rome2rio on the go and find the best transport options for your journey. Available for iOS and Android.

“This brilliant app will get you navigating like a pro and probably save you some money at the same time. This free resource allows you to type in any starting point and destination, showing you exactly how to get from Point A to Point B as quickly and economically as possible—train, plane, bus, bike, it’s all there.” -Gilbert Ott, Condé Nast Traveller

Rome2rio on mobile devices

 

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Meet the Team

Michael Cameron

Michael Cameron

Co-founder & CEO

Michael is a search engine expert. For his PhD he worked on genomic search algorithms, before moving to Seattle to work for three years as a senior engineer on Microsoft's Bing search engine.

Rod Cuthbert

Rod Cuthbert

Executive Chairman

Rod is the founder and Chairman Emeritus of Viator, the leading online seller of destination tours and activities. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and an advisor to several online travel startups.

Bernhard Tschirren

Bernhard Tschirren

Co-founder & Chief Architect

Bernie spent five years as an senior engineer at Microsoft working on .NET and Visual Studio. Prior to that he spent seven years at TriniTeq, helping it grow from small startup into a global company.

Kirsteene Phelan

Kirsteene Phelan

COO

With 15 years of experience, Kirsteene joins us after working in marketing, media, and management for online marketplace Etsy.com and Inspire9 coworking.

Andrew Greig

Andrew Greig

Software Engineering Lead

Andrew brings front-end experience and leadership skills to the team with prior experience at start-ups and agencies that include 99designs and Isobar.

Ash Verdoorn

Ash Verdoorn

Software Engineering Lead

Ash is an experienced software developer. Prior to joining Rome2rio he worked at Monash University on vehicle simulation and psychological testing applications.

Liz Gibson

Liz Gibson

Senior Global Content Manager

Liz brings 15 years global experience delivering digital content and product solutions for major brands around the world including seven years with Lonely Planet. Her passion for all things travel continues with Rome2rio.

Marco Lui

Marco Lui

Data Scientist / Software Engineering Lead

Marco has a PhD in Computer Science from The University of Melbourne, where he researched natural language processing. He works on data science and analytics problems and is a keen traveler and cyclist.

Miles Izzo

Miles Izzo

Software Engineering Lead

Miles studied Software Engineering (Hons) at Melbourne university. He has ten years of industry experience working on financial modelling, big data, natural language processing and machine learning problems.

Alan Lawrey

Alan Lawrey

Software Development Engineer

Alan completed Computer Science (Hons) at LaTrobe University before working on developing ray tracing web services. He loves coding professionally and for fun.

Alex Knight

Alex Knight

Software Development Engineer

Alex studied Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Melbourne. He has industry experience in software / telecommunications engineering and linear programming.

Alisa Tykhonova

Alisa Tykhonova

Global Content Manager

Alisa has experience in digital marketing in both advertising agencies and mobile ad tech startups. Prior to relocating to Australia, she was based in Ukraine, Singapore and Vietnam.

Andrew Hickey

Andrew Hickey

Global Partnerships Manager

Andrew has ten years experience delivering ground transport and logistics solutions for major sporting and cultural events around the world. At Rome2rio he manages data researchers throughout Asia.

Angus Morton

Angus Morton

Software Development Engineer

Angus studied Computer Science at Swinburne University. Before Rome2rio he worked in Android security research and built Android apps for many start-ups. Now he is working on the Rome2rio Android app

Bianca Massari

Bianca Massari

Finance Manager

Bianca is a chartered accountant with 11 years experience in financial accounting, analysis & reporting and strategic finance. She joins Rome2rio after having most recently worked at Thomas Cook in the UK.

Carter Bush

Carter Bush

Software Development Engineer

Carter completed an MSc in Computer Science at The University of Melbourne. He works on content tools at Rome2rio and enjoys coffee and a challenge.

Chantelle Hyland

Chantelle Hyland

Global Content Manager

Chantelle has almost ten years digital project management experience delivering online solutions within both agency and internal educational publishing spaces. Chantelle will be managing data on the site, ensuring the best information and experience for the user.

Charlotte Wilson

Charlotte Wilson

Software Development Engineer

Charlotte studied Computer Science (Hons) at Melbourne University. She spent ten years living in the UK, including working on dynamic advertising and data matching at Amazon.

Chris Lipinski

Chris Lipinski

Global Content Manager

Prior to joining the Rome2rio team Chris spent 10 years with ADP Employer Services, a leading provider of payroll solutions working on product support and analysis.

David Kent

David Kent

Software Development Engineer

David studied Software Engineering and Science at The University of Melbourne. He has worked developing tools and services for communicating climate change projections and water availability forecasts with the CSIRO and Bureau of Meteorology and loves getting in and making new things go.

Jason D'Souza

Jason D'Souza

Software Development Engineer

Jason studied Games Programming and Computer Science (Hon) at RMIT. He has worked in a range of areas from web development to data migration in companies big and small. He works in the back-end team.

Jordan Steele

Jordan Steele

Software Development Engineer

Jordan is a software engineer who loves getting involved in everything from UI design to DevOps. He recently completed a Masters of Software Engineering and has experience working in big corporations and start-ups.

Josiah Walker

Josiah Walker

Data Scientist / Software Engineer

Josiah graduated from a PhD in machine learning and robotics at the University of Newcastle, Australia. After taking a year off to see South America and Europe, he joined Rome2rio's data science team.

Justin Hernandez

Justin Hernandez

Online Customer Support Lead

Justin has been perfecting the customer experience for over 10 years while working in global luxury hotels and managing premium card-holders at American Express. Justin leads our growing international customer support team.

Kate Johnson

Kate Johnson

Software Development Engineer

Kate studied Computer Game Design at RMIT. She joined Rome2rio as a content manager and has recently transitioned to the software development team.

Katie Soldau

Katie Soldau

Software Development Engineer

Katie is a front-end developer from the US with a passion for travel and the human side of tech. She has previously worked at startups and corporations in Boston and NYC.

Lucy Joel

Lucy Joel

Software Development Engineer Intern

Lucy is a back-end development intern currently completing her Computer Science degree at the University of Melbourne. She loves, yoga, her AeroPress and travelling to places which scare her mother.

Manveen Mann

Manveen Mann

Digital Content Editor

Manveen comes to Rome2rio with over a decade's worth of experience in digital and print content, marketing, and communications, in the travel and lifestyle, sport and real estate realms. In her spare time, she enjoys all things yoga, food and travel related.

Mark Robinson

Mark Robinson

Software Development Engineer

Mark is a software developer who has worked in mobile, web and financial technologies. He previously had a travel industry hotel focused startup and now works on the Rome2Rio mobile apps. He also eats more burgers than any one man should.

Michael Gorman

Michael Gorman

Software Development Engineer

Michael recently graduated from Melbourne University with a degree in Computer Science. He loves to travel and has spent time backpacking throughout Europe and Asia.

Phoebe Lew

Phoebe Lew

Software Development Engineer

Phoebe joined Rome2rio as a Software Development Intern in 2016. After completing her Computer Science degree at the University Of Southern California she rejoined our team and is working on partner integrations

Quinn Blay

Quinn Blay

Software Development Engineer

Back-end developer Quinn recently graduated from the University of Melbourne with his Masters in Software Engineering. He works on integrating transport operator APIs for our site.

Richard Fothergill

Richard Fothergill

Data Scientist / Software Engineer

Richard is completing his PhD in Computer Science at The University of Melbourne. His thesis involves using natural language processing to aid studying Japanese as a second language.

Rob Bockholt

Rob Bockholt

Global Content Manager

Robert has over 10 years of global travel industry experience, having worked in Australia, the UK and Canada for Intrepid Travel. He brings a wealth of product and destination knowledge to the content team at Rome2rio.

Rodney O'Donnell

Rodney O'Donnell

Data Scientist / Software Engineer

Rodney loves travel and data. Before (re)joining Rome2Rio he completed a PhD in Machine Learning, and has spent 10 years working on fun data problems at Cxense and Microsoft's Bing, and Google.

Simon Nguyen

Simon Nguyen

Software Development Engineer

Simon comes from a background of interactive development, now he focuses on UI. While away from the office, he loves his photography and travelling the world.

Tim Woods

Tim Woods

Software Development Engineer

Tim has an MSc in Computer Science from University College London, and worked in London's finance industry for several years. Before arriving in Melbourne, he spent a year travelling throughout Asia.

Tom Hubble

Tom Hubble

Software Development Engineer

Tom is a front-end developer with a love for user experience and a great interest in psychology and behavioural design. He has previously worked in fast-paced digital agencies in Melbourne.

Global Team

George
George

Europe Content

Nikoleta
Nikoleta

Europe Content

Dionisis
Dionisis

Europe Content

Andries
Andries

Europe Content

Anthy
Anthy

Europe Content

Stefan
Stefan

Europe Content

Vasily
Vasily

Europe Content

Sophie
Sophie

Europe Content

Gérman
Gérman

Sth America Content

Ricardo
Ricardo

Sth America Content

Thomas
Thomas

Sth America Content

Melisa
Melisa

Sth America Content

Ceci
Ceci

Sth America Content

Kimberly
Kimberly

Nth America Content

Areli
Areli

Nth America Content

Thai Tuan Anh
Thai Tuan Anh

Asia Pacific Content

May
May

Asia Pacific Content

Sojeong Ko
Sojeong Ko

Asia Pacific Content

Natalia
Natalia

Asia Pacific Content

Angeline
Angeline

Asia Pacific Content

Terry
Terry

Africa Content

Markus
Markus

Translation

Ankit
Ankit

India Content

Catherine
Catherine

Int. Customer Service

Marisa
Marisa

Int. Customer Service

Sarah
Sarah

Int. Customer Service

Antonino
Antonino

Int. Customer Service

Globally Recognised Excellence

Rome2rio has been recognised for our first class technology by several global industry leaders

People's Choice Award Phocuswright 2012
TRAVELtech GlobalCollect Website of the Year 2013
WITovation Data Specialist Award 2015
WITovation Best Compare Site 2016
Travolution Best Metasearch Site 2016

Co-founder Michael Cameron makes Rome2rio’s award-winning presentation at the 2012 PhoCusWright Conference Travel Innovation Summit

Michael returned in 2013 with a presentation focused on our 2013 innovations