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There are 4 ways to get from Rome to Amalfi by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno Fr / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni to Naples Metropark Central Parking Lecce Central Bus Station - Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Vietri S.Mare-Amalfi 21299 / ...

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Amalfi Marozzi

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Rome to Amalfi 279.3 km

Rome to Amalfi by bus

The bus journey time between Rome and Amalfi is around 5h and covers a distance of around 291 km. The fastest bus normally takes 5h. Operated by Marozzi VT, the Rome to Amalfi bus service departs from Roma and arrives in Amalfi. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
5h
Fastest bus time:
5h
Bus distance:
291 km
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€20
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:00
Last bus departs at:
07:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to Amalfi bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Amalfi is to bus and train which costs €6 - €22 and takes 5h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Amalfi is to train which costs €45 - €120 and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Roma and arriving at Amalfi. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Rome and Amalfi is 225 km. The road distance is 279.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Amalfi without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs €45 - €120.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Rome to Amalfi, including transfers.

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Rome to Amalfi bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, depart from Roma station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Amalfi is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs €45 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €25 and takes 5h.

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Rome to Amalfi bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Amalfi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Amalfi is 279 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Rome to Amalfi.

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  • Distance: 225.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Roma Termini to Salerno hourly. Tickets cost €22 - €75 and the journey takes 2h 6m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Marozzi VT operates a bus from Roma to Amalfi 3 times a week. Tickets cost €20 - €25 and the journey takes 5h.

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 Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €30
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €60
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Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€22 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €28
Smart Flex
€40 - €60
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 Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €25
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Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€17 - €25
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 Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Vietri S.Mare-Amalfi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
Marozzi VT
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni to Naples Metropark Central Parking
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €11
Website
Itabus

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