Travel from LAK to ROM

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$126 | 1d 10h 36min Train$222 | 1d 2h 40min Bus165 lb of CO2
  1. Train$222
    1d 2h 54min · 294 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$126
    1d 10h 36min · 192 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$149
    18h 47min · 213 lb of CO2

LAK to ROM Trains

train tickets from Lakeland to Rome

$224 · 1d 2h 54min
AmtrakAmtrak LAK train to ROM
Train Tickets
About $224
Travel Duration
1d 2h 54min
Lakeland - LKL
Amtrak from LKL to NYPAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to ROMAmtrak · 4h 15minMaple Leaf
Rome - ROM

train tickets from Lakeland to Utica

$222 · 1d 2h 40min
AmtrakAmtrak LKL train to UCA
Train Tickets
About $222
Travel Duration
1d 2h 40min
Lakeland - LAK
Amtrak from LAK to NYPAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to UCAAmtrak · 4h 0minMaple Leaf
Utica - UCA

LAK to ROM Buses

bus tickets from Lakeland to Utica

$126 · 1d 10h 36min
Various bus companies
About $126
Travel Duration
1d 10h 36min

bus tickets from Plant City to Utica

$209 · 1d 6h 4min
Various bus companies
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 4min

bus tickets from Auburndale to Utica

$207 · 1d 5h 51min
Various bus companies
About $207
Travel Duration
1d 5h 51min

bus tickets from Winter Haven to Utica

$207 · 1d 5h 52min
Various bus companies
About $207
Travel Duration
1d 5h 52min

Drive from LAK to ROM

Driving from LAK to ROM

$149 · 18h 47min

It's 1108 miles between LAK to ROM. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 43min from LAK to ROM under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to ROM by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to ROM

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from LAK to ROM?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

LAK to ROM NY - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from LAK to ROM. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to ROM is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the LAK/ROM buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from LAK is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between LAK FL and ROM during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from LAK to ROM? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of ROM traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to ROM is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from LAK to ROM?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from LAK to ROM is by bus. The bus costs $126 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 36 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from LAK to ROM?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between LAK area and ROM, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 2 hours 54 minutes. We recommend catching the train at LKL Lakeland Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from LAK. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from LAK to ROM by car?

The total distance between LAK and ROM is 1108 miles and will take you about 18 hours 47 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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