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Departure Tue, 29 Sep Return Thu, 08 Oct
LON London
ROM Rome
return from £37
Departure Wed, 14 Oct Return Mon, 26 Oct
LON London
ROM Rome
return from £30
Flight route information
When in Rome make sure you make the time to check out a few of its 280 scenic fountains.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.93 GBP
Last checked on 20 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
51%

Trains in Rome are 51% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.8
Rome
£1.37
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
8%

A meal in Rome is 8% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Rome
£13.75
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
31%

Taxis are 31% more expensive in Rome than in London.

London
£3
Rome
£3.94
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
60%

Coffee in Rome is 60% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.98
Rome
£1.19
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Rome airports
  • ( Fiumicino (FCO)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Ciampino (CIA)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
K Distance: 891 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

The buzzing city of London has five main international airports. London City Airport is the closest to the city centre and hub of London at approximately 10km away. The airport has one terminal and one runway. Interestingly, it is the only airport serving London actually located in London. Can't contain your excitement about flying to Rome? Catch flights from London to Rome on the first floor of the terminal building. While awaiting your flight to Rome, enjoy free Wi-Fi and get yourself some snacks at the snack bars located on the same floor. Sit comfortably in the plush seating available while you think about the million things you will do in Rome.

Getting to London airport

Getting to London City Airport from Central London has never been easier. You can catch a Tube (London Underground rail network) from stations such as Stratford and Bank. You can also get the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which has a stop at the airport. The DLR runs in intervals of between 8-15 minutes. This short time will assuage your worry about potentially waiting longer than you should to get to the airport in time to catch London Rome flights so that you catch your flight to Rome timeously. You can also get to the airport via bus on either route 473 (which serves Stratford, North Woolwich) and 474 (serves Canning Town, East Beckton).

Arriving to Rome

'When in Rome, do as the Romans do.' Sound familiar? Rome, capital city of Italy, is nothing short of spectacular. Get your excitement to the nth degree by exploring the much talked about Colosseum. The Colosseum can be described as ancient ruins which date back as far as 80AD. This historic site is a true hallmark of historic relics and architectural beauty. The Pantheon is also worth a visit; this is a 2000-year-old temple and ancient building that has transformed over time. Admire the majestic nature of the dome. Fancy a bite? Grab a pizza at the Pizzarium (also Pizzeria) and get a taste of Italy through their delectable pizzas.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Rome from London will land at Leonardo da Vinci - Fiumicino Airport. This airport is located in Fiumicino, approximately 35km on the western side of the city centre of Rome. Fiumicino Airport has four terminals (1, 2, 3 and 5). You can get to the city centre from the airport by train. The train takes approximately 30 minutes to arrive at the central railway station, Termini Station. Alternatively use the Metro via the Metropolitana (Line A and B) which connects to Termini Station. A tram is another transport option to use. You can take a bus if the trains and trams are not your type of transport.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Rome

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from London to Rome?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Italy may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from London to Rome?
The average price to go from London to Rome is 82.02 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Rome at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 30€ for the route London - Rome. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Rome expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Rome costs an average of 3.93 GBP, 31% more expensive than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 51% less in Rome: 1.37 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 13.71 GBP in Rome, 9% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 60% cheaper in Rome, with an average of 1.18 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Rome?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from London to Rome are May, July and June.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Rome?
The best time of the year to go to Rome when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1 month to fly to  Rome from London in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by July and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, November and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Rome.
How long does the flight take to go from London to Rome?
The total flight time between London and Rome is of around 02:33 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,451 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

Fiumicino - Latest customer reviews

3.0 /5
Reviews: 3
5.0 /5
Tommo
Date 2019-09-02 Age 51-70 City UK

Food was expensive. Large airport so it took some time to get to the gate. Think the check in desk should mention it

1.0 /5
Yio
Date 2019-08-17 Age 31-50 City Italy

Both agency and airline company Easy Jet very unprofessional

3.0 /5
Ceru
Date 2018-02-26 Age Under 30 City Colombia

Small and not that modern.

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