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from Edinburgh to Rome

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Rome

distanceDistance1195 miles (1928 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £67 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air

Travel 1195 miles (1928 km) by flight between Edinburgh and Rome. Malta Air is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Edinburgh to Rome.

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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 Edinburgh to Rome.
FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Rome, Italy if I’m coming from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rome from Edinburgh restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome, Italy from Edinburgh?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Rome, Italy?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 02/08/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Edinburgh to Rome closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Rome, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Rome, Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Edinburgh from Rome?

  • 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 departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 02/08/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Edinburgh from Rome here.

How do I go from Edinburgh to Rome?

Your travel option from Edinburgh to Rome includes taking a flight.

What is the quickest way from Edinburgh to Rome?

A flight is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Rome with an average travel time for this journey around 3 h 10 min.

What is the distance from Edinburgh to Rome?

The distance between Edinburgh and Rome is around 1195 miles (1928 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Rome:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Edinburgh Airport to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Edinburgh to Rome?

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

  • Malta Air can get you to Rome by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Malta Air from Edinburgh to Rome for £67 on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Edinburgh to Rome?

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

  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Rome with.

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 purchase tickets for this route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Rome from Edinburgh ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh and Rome trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Rome to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets to Rome from Edinburgh online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Edinburgh 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 for this route is on average £67 one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.