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There are 7 ways to get from Alba to Rome by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Turin  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Alba to Torino Porta Susa Re
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

€55 - €160

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Bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Fermata 17659 - ALBA to Fermata 64 - GARESSIO 2014
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Rome Tiburtina Bus station N521

€32 - €43

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Bus, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Fermata 17659 - ALBA to Fermata 64 - GARESSIO 2014
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini 9947 / ...

€38 - €115

Train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Asti to Roma Termini Ic / ...

€39 - €134

Drive  •  6h 11m

  1. Drive from Alba to Rome 663.1 km

€80 - €120

Train to Turin, fly  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Alba to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Rome (FCO) TRN - FCO

€45 - €148

Line 045 bus, train to Genoa, fly  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the line 045 bus from Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria to Asti - Piazzale Antistante F.S. - Piazza Marconi
  2. Take the train from Asti to Genova P.Za Principe
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Rome (FCO) GOA - FCO

€54 - €232

Alba to Rome by train

The train journey time between Alba and Rome is around 7h 14m and covers a distance of around 774 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 3m. Operated by Trenitalia and Trenitalia Frecce, the Alba to Rome train service departs from Alba and arrives in Roma Termini. Typically 66 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 14m
Fastest train time:
6h 3m
Trains per week:
66
Cheapest price:
€55
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:07
Last train departs at:
21:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alba to Rome train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Alba to Rome is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 12h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Alba to Rome is to train and fly which costs €45 - €150 and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alba to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Fermata 17659 - ALBA and arriving at Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Fermata 912 - LINGOTTO and Turin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alba to Rome. However, there are services departing from Alba and arriving at Roma Termini via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 56m.

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The distance between Alba and Rome is 477 km. The road distance is 663.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alba to Rome without a car is to train via Turin which takes 6h 56m and costs €55 - €160.

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It takes approximately 6h 56m to get from Alba to Rome, including transfers.

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Alba to Rome bus services, operated by Gruppo Torinese Trasporti, depart from Fermata 17659 - ALBA station.

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Alba to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Alba station.

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The best way to get from Alba to Rome is to train via Turin which takes 6h 56m and costs €55 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 12h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Alba to Rome.
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  • Distance: 476.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 56m

What companies run services between Alba, Piemonte, Italy and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Alba to Rome via Torino Porta Susa in around 6h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alba to Rome via Fermata 64 - GARESSIO, Fermata 912 - LINGOTTO, Fermata 1558 - PASSO BUOLE, and Turin in around 12h 21m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Turin to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Genoa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Alba to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Asti to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €150
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€50 - €70
Base Standard
€85 - €120
Base Premium
€100 - €150
Train from Asti to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€40 - €60
Base Standard
€70 - €100
Base Premium
€85 - €130
Train from Asti to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€35 - €55
Smart Low Cost
€35 - €55
Smart Flex
€75 - €110
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Asti to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€35 - €50
Train from Asti to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Turin Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Alba to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Alba to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alba to Rome is 663 km. It takes approximately 6h 11m to drive from Alba to Rome.

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Alitalia offers flights from Turin Airport to Rome Airport.

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