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from Athens to Rome

You can get from Athens to Rome by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Athens to Rome on 17 Jun we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:35Athens International Airport2h00 10:35Rome Ciampino Airport
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£341One-way
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09:35Athens International Airport2h00 10:35Rome Ciampino Airport
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£341One-way
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08:30Athens International Airport2h05 09:35Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£941One-way
20:55Athens International Airport15h35 11:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1821One-way

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Wed
16 Jun
£98Aegean Airlines
Thu
17 Jun
£30Malta Air
Fri
18 Jun
£83Aegean Airlines
Sat
19 Jun
£59Malta Air
Sun
20 Jun
£70Aegean Airlines
Mon
21 Jun
£98Aegean Airlines
Tue
22 Jun
£14Malta Air
Wed
23 Jun
£70Aegean Airlines
Thu
24 Jun
£12Malta Air
Fri
25 Jun
£60Alitalia
Sat
26 Jun
£26Malta Air
Sun
27 Jun
£60Aegean Airlines
Mon
28 Jun
£60Aegean Airlines
Tue
29 Jun
£12Malta Air
Wed
30 Jun
£83Aegean Airlines
Thu
1 Jul
£19Malta Air
Fri
2 Jul
£16Ryanair
Sat
3 Jul
£34Malta Air
Sun
4 Jul
£28Ryanair
Mon
5 Jul
£60Alitalia
Tue
6 Jul
£16Malta Air
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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Rome, Italy from Athens, Greece?

International travel from Athens, Greece to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Greece?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome if travelling from Athens?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/06/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Athens to Rome.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Athens, Greece from Rome, Italy?

Return travel to Athens, Greece from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Greece from Italy?

Entry into Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Greece from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Greece:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Greece?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Greece to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Athens, Greece was last verified on 14/06/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Athens from Rome.

How do I go from Athens to Rome?

You can travel from Athens to Rome by flight.

How far is Rome from Athens?

The distance from Athens to Rome is approximately 651 miles (1050 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Athens and in Rome?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Athens to Rome:

  • Flights mostly depart from Athens International Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Athens to Rome?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Athens to Rome, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Alitalia Cityliner can take you to Rome by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Alitalia Cityliner from Athens to Rome for £86.
Is there a way to travel directly from Athens to Rome?

Yes, there is a direct service from Athens to Rome:

  • You can find a direct flight to Rome with Aegean Airlines.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Athens to Rome?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Athens to Rome often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Athens and Rome itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Rome and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Athens to Rome online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Athens to Rome, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £86 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Athens to Rome tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the quickest way from Athens to Rome?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Athens to Rome. It takes on average 2 h  to travel this journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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