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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Lecce to Roma Termini Fa

$70 - $110

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Rome 570 / ...

$30 - $60

6 alternative options

Bus Marozzi VT  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Candela Marozzi
  2. Take the bus from Candela to Roma Marozzi / ...

$50 - $66

Night train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from Lecce to Roma Termini Icn

$65 - $85

Rideshare  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lecce to Rome 408.9 miles

$35

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Lecce to Rome 408.1 miles

$95 - $150

Train to Brindisi, fly  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Lecce to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Rome (FCO) BDS - FCO

$35 - $157

Train to Bari, fly  •  5 h 16 min

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

$45 - $132

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The cheapest way to get from Lecce to Rome is to rideshare which costs 31€ and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lecce to Rome is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 140€ and takes 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lecce and arriving at Rome. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lecce and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Lecce and Rome is 505 km. The road distance is 652.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lecce to Rome without a car is to train which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The train from Lecce to Roma Termini takes 5 h 28 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Lecce to Rome is to train which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 55€ and takes 8 h.

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Map of how to get from Lecce to Rome.
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  • Distance: 315.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Lecce to Rome twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lecce to Rome every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Lecce to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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
Night train from Lecce to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Lecce to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lecce to Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Lecce to Roma
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Lecce to Candela
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Candela to Roma
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
TTI Slr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Candela to Roma
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lecce to Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Lecce to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lecce to Rome is 653 km. It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to drive from Lecce to Rome.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Brindisi Airport to Rome Airport.

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

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