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There are 8 ways to get from Brindisi to Rome by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Brindisi to Roma Termini Fa

40€ - 130€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Brindisi to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 573 / ...

26€ - 50€

6 alternative options

Bus via Chieti  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Brindisi to Chieti Nardò > Maglie > Lecce > Brindisi > Rosa Marina > Fasano > Monopoli > Mola Di Bari > Bari > Andria > Cerignola > Chieti > Bologna > Milan - San Donato > Milan
  2. Take the bus from Chieti to Roma

43€

Night train  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the night train from Brindisi to Roma Termini Ini

50€ - 75€

Rideshare  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the rideshare from Brindisi to Rome 615.7 km

28€

Drive  •  5h 46m

  1. Drive from Brindisi to Rome 613.3 km

75€ - 120€

Fly from Brindisi  •  3h 27m

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Rome (FCO) BDS - FCO

34€ - 245€

Train to Bari, fly  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Rome (FCO) BRI - FCO

40€ - 176€

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The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Rome is to rideshare which costs 28€ and takes 6h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Rome is to fly which costs 30€ - 250€ and takes 3h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brindisi and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brindisi and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Brindisi and Rome is 476 km. The road distance is 613.3 km.

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The best way to get from Brindisi to Rome without a car is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs 40€ - 130€.

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The train from Brindisi to Roma Termini takes 5h 5m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Brindisi to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brindisi station.

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

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The best way to get from Brindisi to Rome is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs 40€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 50€ and takes 7h 25m, you could also fly, which costs 30€ - 250€ and takes 3h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Brindisi to Rome.
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  • Distance: 475.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Brindisi, Italy and Rome, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Brindisi to Roma Termini twice daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 130€ and the journey takes 5h 5m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brindisi to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station every 3 hours. Tickets cost 26€ - 35€ and the journey takes 7h 25m. TTI Leonettibus SRL also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 400€
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Malta Air
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 270€
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
17€ - 220€
Train operators
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 Brindisi to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 130€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 60€
Base Standard
70€ - 100€
Base Premium
85€ - 130€
Train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Brindisi to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
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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 Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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 Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
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 Brindisi to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TTI Leonettibus SRL
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Brindisi - Autorità Portuale to Rome - Tiburtina station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Brindisi to Chieti
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Di Fonzo
Phone
0873.364785
Email
info@difonzobus.com
Website
difonzobus.com
Bus from Chieti to Roma
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€
Schedules at
difonzobus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brindisi to Rome is 613 km. It takes approximately 5h 46m to drive from Brindisi to Rome.

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Malta Air and Alitalia offer flights from Brindisi Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Brindisi to Rome train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Brindisi to Rome bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 9553+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Brindisi and Rome. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Brindisi to Brindisi Airport is to bus which takes 7 min and costs 1€.

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