There are 5 ways to get from Padua to Mantua by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Padova to Mantova Reg / ...

$8 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Padua, Padova to Verona 400
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Mantua

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Padova to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Mantova Reg / ...

$9 - $32

Bus, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Ospedale Padova to Saletto Station E013-Z/E013-V
  2. Take the train from Saletto to Mantova Reg

$10 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Padua to Mantua 75.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Padua to Mantua is to bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Padua to Mantua is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Padua to Mantua. However, there are services departing from Padua, Padova and arriving at Mantua via Verona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Padova and arriving at Mantova. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Padua and Mantua is 89 km. The road distance is 121.1 km.

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The best way to get from Padua to Mantua without a car is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 7€ - 16€.

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The train from Padova to Mantova takes 2 h 7 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Padua to Mantua bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Padua, Padova station.

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Padua to Mantua train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Padova station.

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The best way to get from Padua to Mantua is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 7€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Padua to Mantua.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Padua, Italy and Mantua, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Padua to Mantua once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Padua to Mantua via Verona and Verona in around 2 h 47 min.

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 Padova to Mantova
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Train from Padova to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Mantova
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Saletto to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
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 Padova to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Padua, Padova to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Verona to Mantua
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
BusItalia Veneto
Phone
049.8206811
Email
clienti.padova@fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Website
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Bus from Ospedale Padova to Saletto Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
fsbusitaliaveneto.it

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