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Travel Information from Birmingham to Rome

distanceDistance990 miles (1596 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £181 • 8 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France

Travel 990 miles (1596 km) by flight between Birmingham and Rome. Air France is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Rome.

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How to Travel from Birmingham to Rome

While Rome is famous for the Vatican City, it is also popular for its great architecture and rich culture. To make a trip from Birmingham to Rome, a traveller can use the bus, train or take a flight. A flight is both the fastest and cheapest way to travel to Rome from Birmingham.

Train: The train does not complete the journey to Rome but it reaches Derby, Railway Station (Rail) from where the traveller can get to East Midlands (EMA) for a flight to Rome Ciampino (CIA), Rome. It takes an estimated six hours and fifteen minutes for the journey.

Bus: The bus service is run by National Express. It takes an estimated thirty three hours and fifteen minutes to complete the journey, including a two-hour transfer. There are three changes along the way, with stops at London Victoria Station and Paris Gallieni. Every hour, there is a bus leaving the departure station, Birmingham Coach station and it arrives at Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina.

Flight: A flight from Birmingham to Rome would take an estimated thirteen hours including a two-hour transfer. The departure station is Birmingham (BHX) while the arrival station is Rome (FCO). There are several companies running the service on this route and they include British Airways and Brussels Airlines.

Travelling from Birmingham to Rome: Travel Tips

  • What is the fastest way to travel from Birmingham to Rome? A flight is the fastest way to travel from Birmingham to Rome.
  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Rome? A flight is also the cheapest way to travel between the two cities.
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    Travel from Birmingham to Rome
    Travel to Rome easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Rome.
    Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Birmingham to Rome?

    International travel from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Italy if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    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 28/07/2021; 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 to Rome from Birmingham.

    Are there restrictions on my return trip to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Rome, Italy due to COVID-19?

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

    Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Italy?

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

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

    Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

    The above information about your return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom was last verified on 27/07/2021. 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 Birmingham from Rome.

    What are my travel options from Birmingham to Rome?

    Getting from Birmingham to Rome includes taking a flight.

    How far is Rome from Birmingham?

    Rome is approximately 990 miles (1596 km) away from Birmingham.

    When going from Birmingham to Rome, where do I depart from Birmingham and where do I arrive in Rome?

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

    • Flights from Birmingham to Rome most often leave from Birmingham International Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
    Which travel companies can get me from Birmingham to Rome?

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

    • Travel with Air France for flights to Rome. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air France Birmingham to Rome tickets on Omio for £181.
    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Rome?
    Many of our customers travelling from Birmingham to Rome don't make Rome their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Milan, Florence or Paris, either of which you could add to your Birmingham and Rome trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Rome to any of these top destinations today!
    How far in advance should I book my Birmingham to Rome ticket online to get the best deals?

    When planning your trip between Birmingham and Rome, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets cost £181 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Birmingham to Rome online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

    What is the fastest way to get to Rome from Birmingham?

    The fastest way to travel from Birmingham to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 8 h 50 min.


    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham (Coach Station)
    Birmingham Moor Street
    Birmingham New Street

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