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from Rome to Siena

You can get from Rome to Siena by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Rome to Siena on Jan 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina2h50 11:40AMSiena, Stazione FS
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$131One-way
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08:50AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina2h50 11:40AMSiena, Stazione FS
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$131One-way
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09:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina2h50 12:20PMSiena, Stazione FS
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$131One-way
10:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina2h55 01:25PMSiena, Stazione FS
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$131One-way
08:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina2h50 10:50AMSiena, Stazione FS
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$201One-way

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Sun
Jan 23
$65Frecciarossa
$11Itabus
Mon
Jan 24
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Tue
Jan 25
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Wed
Jan 26
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Thu
Jan 27
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Fri
Jan 28
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Sat
Jan 29
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Sun
Jan 30
$47Frecciarossa
$6Itabus
Mon
Jan 31
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Tue
Feb 1
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Wed
Feb 2
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Thu
Feb 3
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Fri
Feb 4
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Sat
Feb 5
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Sun
Feb 6
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Mon
Feb 7
$21Regionale
$6Itabus
Tue
Feb 8
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Wed
Feb 9
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus
Thu
Feb 10
$21Regionale
$2Itabus
Fri
Feb 11
$21Regionale
$5Flixbus

Travel Information between Rome and Siena

distanceDistance114 miles (184 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus or Regionale

Take a bus or train to travel 114 miles (184 km) between Rome and Siena. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Itabus or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Rome to Siena.

Travel from Rome to Siena: Journey Details

If you want to witness the spectacular Palio horse race or just see the beautiful Renaissance heart of Siena, traveling in Italy from Rome is easy and won't take over 4 hours in most cases. Anyone traveling from Rome to Siena has a choice of buses and trains, but both forms of transport vary slightly - so find a bus or train with a schedule that meets your needs. There are also car pooling services such as Bla Bla Car, which may be the fastest way to reach Siena.

Return trips from Siena to Rome are also available.

How to get from Rome to Siena

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Rome to Siena, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Rome to Siena and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Rome to Siena

Buses from Rome to Siena are a great option for traveling between these two cities, with a wide range of bus departures every day. Services are provided by a number of companies, including Baltour, Flixbus, Megabus and Simet, and the journey will take between 2 hours 30 minutes and 3 hours 30 minutes. The earliest bus of the day leaves Tiburtina Bus Station at 5:45 a.m., and there are then regular departures until a 1:40 a.m. service, which gets you into Siena at 5:10 a.m. - leaving the whole day free to see the city.

Trains from Rome to Siena

Trains from Rome to Siena offered by Trenitalia are a comfortable way to get travel between these two cities. Traveling by rail can take just over 3 hours, but some journeys last for almost 5 hours - so make sure you board the best service for your schedule. All train routes from Rome to Siena require a change, usually in Grosseto or Chiusi - which adds to the journey time and makes traveling by rail comparable with bus travel. All trains depart from Termini station, which is easily accessible by both of Rome's Metro lines.

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FAQs

How do I go from Rome to Siena?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Siena from Rome. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Siena?

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Siena is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Siena:

A bus is generally $16 (€13) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $22 (€18) from Rome to Siena.

What is the fastest way to travel to Siena from Rome?

The fastest way to get to Siena from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Siena can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 8 min.

How many miles from Rome to Siena would I travel?

Siena is approximately 114 miles (184 km) away from Rome.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Rome to Siena?

The average frequency per day from Rome to Siena is:

  • Around 6 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Rome to Siena as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Rome to Siena?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Rome to Siena:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Rome, Termini (G) to Siena, Stazione Ferroviaria.
  • Most travelers board their train from Roma Termini and arrive in Siena.

Who can get me from Rome to Siena?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rome to Siena, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Itabus to go to Siena by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Itabus Rome to Siena tickets on Omio for $6 (€5).
  • Travel with Regionale to go to Siena by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Regionale Rome to Siena tickets on Omio for $22 (€18).

Can I travel directly to Siena from Rome?

Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Siena with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 6 direct buses per day to Siena with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar or Itabus.

Direct services to Siena tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Rome to Siena?

Your trip from Rome to Siena doesn't have to end in Siena. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Florence, Pisa or Milan. If you’d like to add Florence, Pisa or Milan to your Rome to Siena tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Siena today!

How early should I purchase Rome to Siena tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Rome to Siena, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $6 (€5) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $22 (€18) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Rome to Siena online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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