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Distance between London (LHR) and Rome (FCO)

Flight distance from London to Rome (London Heathrow Airport – Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport) is 898 miles / 1446 kilometers / 781 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Rome (FCO) is 1170 miles / 1883 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Rome.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport (FCO).

How far is Rome from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Rome. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 898.350 miles
  • 1445.754 kilometers
  • 780.644 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 897.334 miles
  • 1444.119 kilometers
  • 779.762 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport
City: Rome
Country: Italy Flag of Italy
IATA Code: FCO
ICAO Code: LIRF
Coordinates: 41°48′16″N, 12°15′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Rome is 1 hour. Rome is 1 hour ahead of London.

Time Difference

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Rome

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (316 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Rome (FCO).

Distance:
898
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
898

Round trip?