The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Reggio Emilia to Rome will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 66.
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Of the 16 trains that leave Reggio Emilia for Rome every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 346 km distance in an average of 2 h 50 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 48 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 51 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||214 miles (345 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||$38 (€32)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Italo, Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Intercity, Frecciargento or Intercity Notte|
Trains from Reggio Emilia to Rome cover the 214 miles (345 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like Italo, Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Intercity, Frecciargento or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $37 (€31), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Reggio Emilia and arrive in Roma Termini.
Find the best trains between Reggio Emilia and Rome with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia from $37 (€31). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets between Reggio Emilia and Rome: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.
Reggio Emilia to Rome train information with Italo:
When you buy your Italo train tickets between Reggio Emilia and Rome don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Every day, about 40 trains make the 215-mile (346 km) journey from Reggio Emilia in Northern Italy to the Italian capital city of Rome. More than half of the trains are high-speed trains that travel directly to their destinations in as little as 2h 51min. At least one of these direct, high-speed trains departs every 1h.
With over 40 Reggio Emilia to Rome trains on the schedule every day, passengers rarely have to wait more than 30min for the next departure. Overall, the trains run between about 04:43 a.m. until about 08:17 p.m. every day. The Sunday schedule is slightly different, and the last Sunday train departs around 10:17 p.m.
The duration of the journey from Reggio Emilia to Rome by train varies widely depending on the type of train and the number of transfers. The fastest routes are serviced by the high-speed trains that travel directly between the cities. The duration of these routes is about 2h 51min. A couple of Intercity trains also run directly between the cities; these routes take just over 5h to complete the journey. Passengers riding on one of the regional trains will need to change trains at least once along the way, and overall trip lasts at least 7h 14min, although the average journey on a regional train lasts closer to 8h.
Departure train station: Trains from Reggio Emilia to Rome depart from one of two stations: the Reggio Emilia railway station or the Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana. All of the regional and Intercity trains use the Reggio Emilia railway station, which is only about 0.8 miles (1.3 km) east of the the Reggio Emilia Cathedral in the city center. This station has basic amenities, including restrooms, train ticket offices, a place to grab a bite to eat, and vending machines for snacks and beverages. If you don’t want to walk from the city center to the train station, you can take one of the many SETA city buses that travel to the station; the 15min ride on the #4 bus is one of the routes that runs from the city center to the station. All of the high-speed trains depart from the Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana station, located about 2.5 miles (4 km) north of the city center. This modern station has an information desk, train ticket offices and automated ticket machines, a cafe, a newsstand, restrooms, a Trenitalia VIP lounge, vending machines, Wi-Fi, and car rental counters. Passengers can pick up a bus or taxi outside the station.
Arrival train station: Almost all of the trains from Reggio Emilia arrive at Rome’s Termini station, although the Intercity trains that run direct routes arrive at the Tiburtina station, and the Intercity Notte (night) trains arrive at Ostiense station. The Termini station is located in the heart of the city, just about 1.5 miles (2.5 km) from such sights as the Colosseum and the Pantheon. Termini is the main train station in Rome, and it is packed with amenities from shops, restaurants, and VIP lounges to restrooms, ATMs and luggage storage. From Termini station, it is easy to pick up a bus, taxi or car rental for the next leg of your journey, as buses and taxis stop outside the station and there are car rental counters in the station. Rome’s Red and Blue Metro lines also stop in the lower level of the station. Tiburtina station is located about 1.8 miles (2.9 km) northeast of the Termini station, and the Metro’s Blue Line runs between the stations. Tiburtina is also a major railway station and has many of the same amenities that you’ll find at Termini. The Ostiense station is the smallest of the three stations, but it still offers many facilities for its passengers, including a newsstand, some options for food and beverages, restrooms, a pharmacy, and car rental counters. Ostiense is located about 2.5 miles (4 km) from the Termini station in the city center, and it takes about 14min to travel between the stations on the Metro’s Blue Line.
Trenitialia and Italo are the two train companies that travel from Reggio Emilia to Rome. Trenitalia, the largest train company in Italy, runs the majority of the trains on this route, including its high-speed Frecciarossa trains and its slower Intercity and regional trains that make more stops along the route. All of the Italo trains are high-speed trains, and the Italo trains on this route run directly between the cities without requiring any transfers.
There are 3 types of Trenitalia trains from Reggio Emilia to Rome: Frecciarossa, Regionale, and Intercity trains. The Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia’s fastest trains, and almost all of the Frecciarossa trains run direct routes from Reggio Emilia to Rome. These trains depart hourly throughout the day, and a direct trip on one of the Frecciarossa trains lasts about 2h 53min. Trenitalia’s regional trains are the slowest moving trains, and they stop at most of the town stations along the way. All of the regional trains require one or two transfers en route to Rome, and they complete the journey in an average of about 8h, although the slowest regional route takes about 10.5h to reach its destination. Trenitalia also runs a few of its Intercity and Intercity Notte trains on this route. The Intercity train routes run directly between the city, completing the journey in just over 5h, while the Intercity Notte trains require at least one transfer and take at least 7h 55minutes to complete the journey.
The Reggio Emilia to Rome trains serviced by Italo are high-speed trains that run directly between the cities. Italo’s trains depart every 1h in the mornings until about 10:30 a.m. and in the evening between about 02:30 p.m. and 06:30 p.m. The Italo trains from Reggio Emilia to Rome complete the trip in the fastest time, taking only about 2h 51min to arrive in Rome.
Whether you’re traveling on an Italo or Trenitalia train, the high-speed trains are equipped with air conditioning, individual electrical outlets, restrooms in every car, and some level of dining service (vending machines for snacks and beverages in Italo trains and a bistro car in the Frecciarossa trains). The luggage policy for all of Trenitalia’s trains allows passengers to bring as much luggage as they need without limits or fees. Italo does restrict luggage to one large suitcase and one carry-on item per passenger. Trenitalia and Italo both treat bikes as a large luggage item; they must be folded (or disassembled), placed in a bag, and stored in the designated large luggage compartments on the train. Pets are also allowed all of the trains on this route. On Italo trains, the pet must weigh less than 22 pounds (10 kg) and must travel in a small pet carrier. There is no weight limit for small pets on Trenitalia’s trains, but they must fit in a carry-on pet carrier. For an additional fee, larger dogs wearing a leash and muzzle may be brought on board Trenitalia and Italo trains. Guide dogs are always exempt from any fees or restrictions on trains in Italy. Both Trenitalia and Italo offer assistance to passengers with disabilities. Passengers who require special accommodations are encouraged to call the train company at least 48h before traveling to make these arrangements.
There are many ways to find cheap trains from Reggio Emilia to Rome. Being flexible with your travel dates and booking your ticket in advance are two ways to save money. Trenitalia and Italo often offer discounts for groups and families, students, and seniors who are 60 and over. Children also travel for free with an adult, so families should be sure to inquire about this deal before booking their train tickets.
When taking the train from Reggio Emilia to Rome, you can choose to depart from train stations like Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia Santa Croce and Reggio Emilia AV. Your route can end in train stations such as Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Reggio Emilia and arrive in Roma Termini.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Reggio Emilia, is located 0.6 miles (939 m) from the city center of Reggio Emilia.
The most popular arrival train station, Roma Termini, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Rome.
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