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Cheap train tickets from Rome to Taranto

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$33

Average

$68

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 Rome to Taranto will cost around $ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.

Cheapest
12:56PMRome Termini7h49 08:45PMTaranto
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$331One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:29PMRome Tiburtina7h16 08:45PMTaranto
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$501One-way
11:26AMRome Termini8h24 07:50PMTaranto
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$511One-way
09:26AMRome Termini7h14 04:40PMTaranto
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$511One-way
03:26PMRome Termini6h34 10:00PMTaranto
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$591One-way

Train schedule from Rome to Taranto

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06:26AMRome Termini6h29 12:55PMTaranto
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07:00AMRome Termini5h55 12:55PMTaranto
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07:28AMRome Termini8h31 03:59PMTaranto
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08:05AMRome Termini6h17 02:22PMTaranto
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09:26AMRome Termini7h14 04:40PMTaranto
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10:00AMRome Termini5h59 03:59PMTaranto
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11:26AMRome Termini8h24 07:50PMTaranto
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12:56PMRome Termini7h49 08:45PMTaranto
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01:05PMRome Termini5h57 07:02PMTaranto
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01:29PMRome Tiburtina7h16 08:45PMTaranto
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02:05PMRome Termini6h40 08:45PMTaranto
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02:53PMRome Termini5h52 08:45PMTaranto
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03:05PMRome Termini6h02 09:07PMTaranto
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03:26PMRome Termini6h34 10:00PMTaranto
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04:35PMRome Termini5h25 10:00PMTaranto
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05:05PMRome Termini5h27 10:32PMTaranto
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06:05PMRome Termini5h54 11:59PMTaranto
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07:00PMRome Termini5h07 12:07AMTaranto
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Mon
May 23
$33Regionale
$16Flixbus
$85Malta Air
Tue
May 24
$33Regionale
$17Marino Autolinee
$28Malta Air
Wed
May 25
$26Intercity
$11Marino Autolinee
$27Malta Air
Thu
May 26
$26Intercity
$11Marino Autolinee
$31Malta Air
Fri
May 27
$33Regionale
$11Marino Autolinee
$102Malta Air
Sat
May 28
$26Intercity
$11Flixbus
$67Malta Air
Sun
May 29
$30Intercity
$11Marino Autolinee
$47Malta Air
Mon
May 30
$30Intercity
$15Itabus
$16Malta Air
Tue
May 31
$26Intercity
$11Marino Autolinee
$13Malta Air
Wed
Jun 1
$26Intercity
$15Itabus
$67Malta Air
Thu
Jun 2
$33Regionale
$21Itabus
$43Malta Air
Fri
Jun 3
$26Intercity
$15Itabus
$18Malta Air
Sat
Jun 4
$26Intercity
$17Marino Autolinee
$9Malta Air
Sun
Jun 5
$33Regionale
$18Itabus
$50Malta Air
Mon
Jun 6
$26Intercity
$16Flixbus
$41Malta Air
Tue
Jun 7
$20Intercity
$11Flixbus
$9Malta Air
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Jun 8
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$15Itabus
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Thu
Jun 9
$20Intercity
$11Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Fri
Jun 10
$20Intercity
$11Itabus
$11Malta Air
Sat
Jun 11
$20Intercity
$11Flixbus
$11Malta Air

Fastest train times from Rome to Taranto

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 7 m

Average

6 h 29 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

427 km

Of the 18 trains that leave Rome for Taranto every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 427 km distance in an average of 6 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 7 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 31 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.

Fastest
07:00PMRome Termini5h07 12:07AMTaranto
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$791One-way
2nd Fastest
04:35PMRome Termini5h25 10:00PMTaranto
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$921One-way
05:05PMRome Termini5h27 10:32PMTaranto
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$901One-way
02:53PMRome Termini5h52 08:45PMTaranto
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$681One-way
06:05PMRome Termini5h54 11:59PMTaranto
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$721One-way

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Overview: Train from Rome to Taranto

distanceDistance265 miles (427 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Intercity Notte, Intercity or Regionale

Trains from Rome to Taranto cover the 265 miles (427 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 29 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Intercity Notte, Intercity or Regionale. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $26 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Taranto, Porto Mercantile.

Train companies: Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from Rome to Taranto trains

Find the best trains from Rome to Taranto with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from $26 (€23). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railroad company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Find the perfect train to cover the 265 miles (427 km) long journey to Taranto from Rome with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia schedule and book a cheap train from Rome to Taranto in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Rome to Taranto journey, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

Train information from Rome to Taranto with Trenitalia:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 6 min
  • Trenitalia frequency: 5 a day

Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train to Taranto from Rome:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from Rome to Taranto

When traveling from Rome to Taranto, it’s good to know that there are certain times during the year when there are quite a few trains to choose from daily, in other times there is one direct line once a day. During the more frequent daily train season, there can be around 15 trains leaving Rome daily to Taranto. During this time, the travel time can be anywhere from 5h to just over 8h. Trains from Rome to Taranto vary due to what kind of train you book, how many transfers are on your route, and the length of time at each transfer.

Rome to Taranto Train Time: Daily Departures

Daily departures from Rome to Taranto by train during the busier season of the year can be upwards of 15 trains a day. The first train normally leaves Rome after about 6:00 a.m. with the last train setting off around 7:00 p.m. So if you want to catch a full day in Taranto once you have arrived, best to look at the earlier train times. In the slower season, you have fewer options, but you can still decide on which day of the week you want to make the trip to Taranto as there is generally one trip daily.

How long is the journey by train from Rome to Taranto?

Trains from Rome to Taranto cover over 250 miles (about 400 km) of track. So depending on whether you choose a direct train to get you there fast, or you opt for a slower train or a train with one or more spots to save a little money, your trip can take anywhere from just over 5h to around 8h.

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Rome to Taranto?

Departure train station: When you leave Rome for Taranto, you will depart from the busiest train station in all of Itlay, the Rome Termini. This massive 29 platform train station has everything you need while you’re waiting for your train departure. There are shops, restaurants, two post offices, ticketing booths, counters to exchange money, and even a grocery store. If you or someone your traveling with needs assistance, you can visit the Sala Blu office for disabled travelers. There is also a luggage facility in case you don’t want to take all your luggage on your trip to Taranto. Also good to know, if traveling has taken its toll, there are 2 spas in the train station you could relax in before boarding your train. Lastly, Rome Termini is in the city center so getting to your train on time should be fairly easy.

Arrival train station: Although the Stazione di Taranto (Taranto Train Station) is not a glamorous as Rome Termini, it still has plenty of facilities to satisfy and help any traveler. This 10 track station has a cafe, newsstand, ticketing counters, luggage lockers, bus line, and disabled travelers assistance office. Luckily, this train station is also located in the city center so getting around, even with luggage shouldn’t be too difficult. But there are taxis outside and a bus line in case your hotel is a little too far for walking distance.

Which train companies travel from Rome to Taranto?

Trenitalia, the largest train operator in Italy, offers all the train services you need from Rome to Taranto. Established in 2000. Trenitalia offers regional, intercity, high-speed, and international train lines and routes.

Trenitalia trains from Rome to Taranto

Trenitalia offers their Intercity and Regionale train lines from Rome to Taranto, which are long-distance lines that aren’t as fast as the high-speed options. There are, however, direct options for these long-distance trains so the difference in time is very little, but can be a lot cheaper on the wallet. The high-speed trains, Frecciarossa and Frecciaregento can you get there quickly, and the Frecciarossa has a bit of added luxury. These high-speed options also offer one transfer and direct lines. All train lines offer basic tickets or you can upgrade to second or first-class seating.

Train Rome to Taranto: Services on Board

No matter what class ticket you purchased or which type of train you decided on, all the Trenitalia trains from Rome to Taranto come with comfortable seating with plenty of arm and legroom. They also have enough luggage storage to ensure a comfortable journey to your destination. If you decide to travel by an Intercity or Regionale train, you can choose between standard, second, and first-class travel. These trains also allow bikes if they are able to fold, and disassembled bikes are allowed if they fit in special bags designed for them. Small pets are allowed on all trains, as long as they fit in a small pet carrier. Larger dogs are also allowed on trains, with the exception of Monday to Friday from early in the morning, until the afternoon, or what you would think of as off-peak travel times. Keep in mind if you do bring your larger pet, they need to be leashed and muzzled to be allowed on board. Additionally, you will need to pay a half-price second-class ticket to bring your larger furry family member on board. On the Frecciarossa and Frecciargento trains, Wi-Fi is provided throughout your journey. If you or your travel partner(s) need assistance, you should visit the Sala Blu office for disabled travelers at the train station before you board your train.

How to find cheap train tickets from Rome to Taranto?

If you’re looking to travel with a cheap train from Rome to Taranto, there are a couple of ways to save on train tickets. If you are a student, senior citizen, or traveling with a group, Trenitalia has specially priced tickets for those categories. If not, you can still find ways to save on your ticket purchases. If you like to plan, then booking your train in advance can help you save a little. Additionally, by booking in advance, you have the opportunity to look at different dates to see if there are times or days in the week that are less in price than others. If you prefer train travel as a nice way to see the country, you can opt for a long-distance train or one that has a transfer or two, those tend to be cheaper than the high-speed trains, and in the case of Rome to Taranto, there’s not a massive difference in travel times. So if you decide you don’t need the added luxury of the Frecciarossa line, you can find cheap train deals that don’t translate to extendedly longer travel time.

 

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Taranto from Rome cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Rome and Taranto for the next 7 days starting from $26 (€23)  one way.

How much does it cost to take a train to Taranto from Rome?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rome to Taranto train to cost on average $30 (€27)  one way.

How many miles is it from Rome to Taranto by train?

The Rome to Taranto train distance is approximately 265 miles (427 km).

How long is the train ride to Taranto from Rome?

The train time between Rome and Taranto is on average 6 h 29 min  for the 265 miles (427 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Taranto from Rome by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Rome to Taranto, which train station in Rome do I depart from and which train station in Taranto do I arrive in?

Some of the Rome train stations to Taranto you can start your journey from include Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Taranto include Taranto, Porto Mercantile, Taranto, Cimino and Taranto, via Di Palma.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Roma Termini   and arriving in Taranto, Porto Mercantile.

Where is the train station in Rome to go to Taranto? Where is the train station in Taranto located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Taranto most often arrive at Taranto, Porto Mercantile and need to travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service to Taranto from Rome?

If you're looking for trains from Rome to Taranto, you can rely on Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Intercity Notte, Intercity or Regionale to get you to Taranto. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Rome to Taranto route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct train from Rome to Taranto?

Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Rome to Taranto. You can look to travel with Frecciarossa or Intercity  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

How many train services per day are there to Taranto from Rome?

The average number of trains departing Rome for Taranto is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Rome to Taranto?

The first Rome to Taranto train departs at 9: 56 AM   and the last train from Rome to Taranto leaves at 10: 58 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rome to Taranto on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I book train tickets to Taranto from Rome to score the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Rome to Taranto within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $30 (€27) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Taranto from Rome are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Taranto
Roma Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your trip to Taranto.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Roma Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transit options for Roma Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3