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There are 7 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Brindisi  •  1h 34m

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

20€ - 193€

6 alternative options

Fly to Bari, train  •  3h 41m

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

22€ - 141€

Train  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa

54€ - 144€

Bus  •  9h 8m

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

33€ - 70€

Bus via Naples  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminal 3 to Naples Metropark Fco - Nap
  2. Take the bus from Naples Metropark Central Parking Bus Stop to Brindisi Port 1a corsa ESTIVA // Napoli - Gallipoli

29€ - 63€

Night train  •  9h 14m

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

64€ - 89€

Drive  •  6h 1m

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi 643.9 km

80€ - 120€

Rome Airport (FCO) → Brindisi
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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi is to fly which costs 19€ - 200€ and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminal 3 and arriving at Brindisi Port via Naples Metropark Central Parking Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Fiumicino Aeroporto and arriving at Brindisi via Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Brindisi is 493 km. The road distance is 643.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi without a car is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs 50€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi, including transfers.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi bus services, operated by Fiumicino Express, depart from Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminal 3 station.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi is to fly which takes 1h 34m and costs 19€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 150€ and takes 6h 29m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi.
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  • Distance: 492.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Brindisi, Italy?

Alitalia and Ryanair fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi once daily. Alternatively, Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Roma Termini to Brindisi twice daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 130€ and the journey takes 4h 57m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 390€
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
19€ - 140€
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
12€ - 150€
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 Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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 Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Roma Termini to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 130€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 60€
Base Standard
70€ - 100€
Base Premium
85€ - 130€
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 Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
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 Roma Termini to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
Bahn DB
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fiumicino Express
Phone
+39 3913998081
Website
fiumicinoexpress.com
Bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminal 3 to Naples Metropark
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€
Website
Fiumicino Express
Miccolis Spa

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

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi bus services, operated by Miccolis Spa, arrive at Brindisi Port station.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi is 644 km. It takes approximately 6h 1m to drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Brindisi.

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

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