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There are 7 ways to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce by train, night train, bus, ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train, night train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale to Taranto Ic
  2. Take the night train from Taranto to Lecce Icn

$60 - $78

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the bus from Messina to Sibari 582
  3. Take the bus from Sibari to Lecce

$37 - $58

5 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Reggio Calabria to Lamezia Terme
  2. Take the bus from Sambiase to Cosenza Nord A3
  3. Take the bus from Bivio Rende to Lecce

$40 - $42

Train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Reggio Di Calabria Lido to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  2. Take the train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari Reg
  3. Take the train from Sibari to Taranto Ic
  4. Take the train from Taranto to Lecce Icn

$47 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Reggio Calabria to Lecce 301.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Brindisi  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Reggio Calabria (REG) to Brindisi (BDS) REG - BDS

$143 - $623

Fly to Bari, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Reggio Calabria (REG) to Bari (BRI) REG - BRI
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce

$138 - $494

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The cheapest way to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce is to bus which costs 35€ - 37€ and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reggio Calabria to Lecce. However, there are services departing from Reggio Calabria and arriving at Lecce via Sambiase and Bivio Rende. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reggio Calabria to Lecce. However, there are services departing from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale and arriving at Lecce via Taranto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 1 min.

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The distance between Reggio Calabria and Lecce is 330 km. The road distance is 482.4 km.

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The best way to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce without a car is to train and night train which takes 9 h 1 min and costs 50€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce, including transfers.

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Reggio Calabria to Lecce bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Reggio Calabria station.

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Reggio Calabria to Lecce train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce is to bus which takes 9 h 19 min and costs 35€ - 37€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 29 min, you could also fly, which costs 120€ - 550€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Reggio Calabria to Lecce.
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  • Distance: 206.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Reggio Calabria, Italy and Lecce, Italy?

You can take a bus from Reggio Calabria to Lecce via Lamezia Terme, Sambiase, Cosenza Nord A3, and Bivio Rende in around 9 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Reggio Calabria to Lecce via Castiglione Cosentino, Sibari, and Taranto in around 9 h 29 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Brindisi via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Brindisi via Turin, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Bari via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Bari via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
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
Train from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Taranto to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Sibari to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
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 Reggio Di Calabria Lido to Castiglione Cosentino
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$26 - $31
Train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
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 Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Reggio Calabria to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Bivio Rende to Lecce
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Sibari to Lecce
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
saj.it
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 Messina to Sibari
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it

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There is no direct flight from Reggio Calabria Airport to Brindisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Reggio Calabria to Lecce bus services, operated by Saj, arrive at Lecce station.

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Reggio Calabria to Lecce train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Lecce station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reggio Calabria to Lecce is 482 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Reggio Calabria to Lecce.

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Blue Air, Ryanair, Blue Panorama Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Reggio Calabria Airport to Brindisi Airport.

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There are 1975+ hotels available in Lecce. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Reggio Calabria to Reggio Calabria Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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