Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Rome (from: London)

The average price to go to Rome from London airport is $ 92 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 54 (in january) and $ 138 (in august), which is a saving of $ 38 or a surplus of $ 47 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all the prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $55 to $109 and that it is generally more economical to leave on a wednesday and return on a tuesday on a direct flight.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Rome before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your London-Rome plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 63354 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Rome from London and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in january, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 54, saving $ 38 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 92). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 138).

Flight London-Rome: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 54
very good price
February $ 73 good price
March $ 80 good price
April $ 113 high price
May $ 97 fair price
June $ 104 fair price
July $ 127 high price
August $ 138
very high price
September $ 80 good price
October $ 84 good price
November $ 63 good price
December $ 80 good price

Price breakdown to travel from London to Rome

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from London to Rome range from $0 to $218. 23% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $0 to $55), 4% at the maximum price (from $163 to $218). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $55 to $109 (54% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the London->Rome flight

There are 7 companies that serve London from Rome airport: Ryanair, Wizz Air, Vueling Airlines, EasyJet, wizz air malta, Wizz Air Uk and British Airways.

Data analysis:

Of the 63354 flights analyzed in previous years, Ryanair was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (33% of the time) on the London->Rome route.

Direct flight or flight with layover?

Data analysis:

To get the best price for the London-Rome flight, you should take a direct flight (saving an average of $ 54 compared to a flight with one or more layovers).

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, London-Rome flights departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $7. On the other hand, departing on a friday may cost you an additional $9.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Rome to London departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $6. Conversely, departing from Rome on a sunday may cost you an additional $11.

Top prices London-Rome

Round tripDatesPrice
London → Rome11-04 to 30-04-2024$ 53 
London → Rome12-04 to 29-04-2024$ 48 
London → Rome18-04 to 29-04-2024$ 54 
London → Rome20-04 to 30-04-2024$ 50 
London → Rome22-04 to 30-04-2024$ 51 
London → Rome07-05 to 16-05-2024$ 59 
London → Rome11-05 to 25-05-2024$ 59 
London → Rome15-05 to 24-05-2024$ 59 
London → Rome16-05 to 25-05-2024$ 54 
London → Rome01-10 to 16-10-2024$ 56 

When to book your flight London - Rome to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 2 to 3 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 11 to 12 months in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a London-Rome flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a friday.

What month are you going to Rome?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Rome, it is recommended to buy it 2 to 3 months before departure (it is then on average 60 $, which is a saving of 32 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance, you will pay the full price (47 $ more than the average price).

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, friday is the day when plane tickets for London->Rome are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a friday, you will save $1. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $3 more.

London to Rome: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
March 2024$ 107
$58 to $313
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April 2024$ 114
$48 to $1106
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May 2024$ 96
$49 to $172
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June 2024$ 94
$57 to $183
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July 2024$ 182
$105 to $1286
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August 2024$ 206
$161 to $272
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September 2024$ 120
$79 to $186
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October 2024$ 109
$56 to $274
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November 2024$ 85
$75 to $122
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December 2024$ 153
$74 to $360
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January 2025$ 82
$61 to $104
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February 2025$ 91
$61 to $143
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, may and june are cheaper to travel to Rome. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!

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