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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Rome by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Paris Orly to Rome  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Rome (FCO) ORY - FCO

61€ - 177€

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Train to Beauvais, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BVA - CIA

38€ - 142€

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Fly Paris CDG to Rome  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rome (FCO) CDG - FCO

64€ - 254€

Fly Paris Orly to Naples, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Naples (NAP) ORY - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

66€ - 273€

Fly Paris CDG to Florence, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Florence (FLR) CDG - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini

73€ - 237€

Train  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

155€ - 295€

Train via Milan  •  11h 24m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano P.Garibaldi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

159€ - 292€

Bus  •  20h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N521

65€ - 80€

Bus, train  •  20h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bologna 410
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini 8143 / ...

72€ - 134€

Drive  •  13h 26m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Rome 1428.7 km

180€ - 270€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Rome is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 7h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Rome is to fly which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 5h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 20h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Rome. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Roma Termini via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Paris and Rome is 1106 km. The road distance is 1428.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Rome without a car is to train which takes 10h 45m and costs 150€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Paris to Rome, including transfers.

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Paris to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Rome train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Rome is to fly which takes 5h 39m and costs 60€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 300€ and takes 10h 45m, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 20h 20m.

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  • Distance: 1105.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Rome, Italy?

Vueling Airlines and easyJet fly from Paris to Rome 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris Bercy to Rome via Torino Porta Susa in around 10h 45m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 480€
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 460€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 800€
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 290€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 1000€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 120€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
220€ - 500€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 27€
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 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 29€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
45€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
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 Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 50€
Smart Low Cost
30€ - 45€
Smart Flex
65€ - 90€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 65€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
25€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
22€ - 35€
Smart Flex
45€ - 65€
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
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 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 80€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Paris to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Paris to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Rome is 1429 km. It takes approximately 13h 26m to drive from Paris to Rome.

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easyJet and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Paris to Rome bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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