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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Rome

distanceDistance989 miles (1595 km)
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Trains from Cardiff to Rome cover the 989 miles (1595 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Roma Termini.

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What are the travel restrictions for Rome, Italy if I'm coming from Cardiff, United Kingdom by train?

Travel between Cardiff, United Kingdom and Rome, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Cardiff?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Rome from Cardiff before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Italy by train?

Return travel from Italy to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Cardiff from Rome?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Rome?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 15/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cardiff from Rome.

How many miles is it from Cardiff to Rome by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Cardiff and Rome via train to be approximately 989 miles (1595 km).

What is the departure train station in Cardiff and arrival train station in Rome?

When departing from Cardiff, you have various train station options to start your route from including Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays). When arriving in Rome, you can end your journey in train stations like Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

Omio customers book a train from Cardiff Central   to Roma Termini   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Cardiff? Where is the train station in Rome?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Cardiff Central and need to travel around 0.2 miles (425 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Rome most often arrive at Roma Termini and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Cardiff Central is the most popular Cardiff railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cardiff for your journey to Rome.
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Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
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