If you are actually flying from London, United Kingdom to Rome, Italy or if you are just curious to know the flight time between London and Rome, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Flight time from London to Rome is 2 hours 20 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LGW to FCO is 2 hours 20 minutes (Operated by Lufthansa)

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The nearest airport to London, is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Rome, is Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO)

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Distance from London to Rome is approximately 1440 kilometers.

Flights from London to Rome • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from London arrive at Leonardo da Vinci International Airport or Ciampino Airport. Rome is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
2 hrs 20 mins
Cathay Pacific
2 hrs 25 mins
Air India Limited
2 hrs 25 mins
British Airways
2 hrs 30 mins
Royal Brunei Airlines
2 hrs 40 mins

Flight time from London to Rome via Frankfurt • LCY to FCO via FRA

Flight duration from London City Airport to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport via Frankfurt International Airport, Germany on Lufthansa flight is 4 hours 35 minutes

Lufthansa LCY to FRA
1 hr 25 mins
 Waiting Time
1 hr 20 mins
1 hr 50 mins
Total Duration:
4 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from London to Rome via Istanbul • LHR to FCO via IST

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport via Ataturk Airport, Turkey on Turkish Airlines flight is 14 hours

Turkish Airlines LHR to IST
3 hrs 55 mins
 Waiting Time
7 hrs 20 mins
2 hrs 45 mins
Total Duration:
14 hrs

How long does it take to fly from London to Rome?

Non-stop flight time from London to Rome is between 2 hrs to 2 hrs 45 mins depending on the aircraft's cruising speed, technical condition and weather/wind speed..

Fastest one-stop flight between London and Rome takes close to 4 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 28 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the airports in London to one of the two major airports that serves Rome.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, London - Rome flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 40 mins to 22 hrs .

Flight time from London, United Kingdom to airports near Rome, Italy

Direct flight and one stop flight time from London Heathrow Airport, London to airports nearest to Rome is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
LHR - BLQ Bologna, Guglielmo Marconi Airport 2 hrs 5 mins Non-Stop
LHR - PSA Pisa, Galileo Galilei Airport 2 hrs 10 mins Non-Stop
LHR - NAP Napoli, Capodichino Airport 4 hrs 55 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and Rome

London time is 1 hour behind Rome

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Mon, 27 Sep, 2021,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

05:09 AM

Current time in Rome, Italy :, Mon, 27 Sep, 2021,
Rome Timezone: CEST (+02:00)

06:09 AM

LHR to FCO Flight - London Airport to Rome Airport Flight Route Map

Location of London Airport & Rome Airport is given below. Click the map to view London to Rome flight path and travel direction.

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