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Overview: Train from Rome to Edinburgh

distanceDistance1195 miles (1928 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Rome to Edinburgh cover the 1195 miles (1928 km) long trip taking on average 31 h 41 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Rome, Italy to Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Travel by train between Rome, Italy and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Rome restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 24/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Rome is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Edinburgh?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

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

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

Last verified on 23/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Edinburgh to Rome train here.

How far is it from Rome to Edinburgh by train?

The Rome to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 1195 miles (1928 km).

How long does it take from Rome to Edinburgh by train?

On average the train from Rome to Edinburgh duration is 31 h 41 min  for the 1195 miles (1928 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

When taking a train from Rome, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When you arrive in Edinburgh, your train can arrive in train stations including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Roma Termini   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the Rome train station located? Where is the Edinburgh train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Roma Termini, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Edinburgh from Rome?

The average number of trains departing Rome for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Edinburgh
Roma Termini is the most popular Rome 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 Rome for your journey to Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Roma Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transport options for Roma Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3