Rome2rio, based in Melbourne, Australia, is organising the world's transport information. We offer a multi-modal, door-to-door travel search engine that returns itineraries for air, train, coach, ferry, mass transit and driving options to and from any location.
Rome2rio searches a purpose built, unique repository of train, bus, plane, taxi, ferry, walking and driving routes. Our repository is constantly expanding as we add new data from sources around the world.
Train Lines via
364 Train Operators
Bus Routes via
3328 Bus Operators
531 Ferry Operators
Flight Paths via
Rome2rio was founded by Bernhard Tschirren and Dr Michael Cameron, two ex-Microsoft software engineers. The site was born out of their frustrations with the lack of a fast, easy-to-use, and comprehensive multi-modal search engine with global coverage.
The two co-founders began work on the product in September 2010 and won the Melbourne Azure Bizspark Camp Award in February 2011. The beta version of Rome2rio was officially launched on 7 April 2011.
Rod Cuthbert, founder of Viator, joined the team as CEO in 2012. Rome2rio won the People's Choice Award at Phocuswright 2012, the TRAVELtech GlobalCollect Website of the Year in 2013, and the Data Specialist Award at the 2015 WITovation Awards.
The company has raised $2.8 million in funding including a 2014 grant of $1.2 million from Commercialisation Australia.