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

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Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa

$65 - $100

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Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Brindisi Marozzi / ...

$28 - $55

6 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Brindisi

$70 - $100

Night train  •  7 h 41 min

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

$60 - $80

Rideshare  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Brindisi 385.5 miles

$31 - $36

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Brindisi 383.7 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Brindisi  •  3 h 3 min

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

$33 - $148

Fly to Bari, train  •  4 h 36 min

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

$52 - $133

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Brindisi. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Brindisi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Rome and Brindisi is 476 km. The road distance is 613.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Brindisi without a car is to train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs .

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The train from Roma Termini to Brindisi takes 4 h 57 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Brindisi is to train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 3 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Rome to Brindisi.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Brindisi twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, Marozzi VT operates a bus from Rome to Brindisi hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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 Roma Termini to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
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 Roma Termini to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
marozzivt.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Rome - Tiburtina station to Brindisi - Autorità Portuale
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Schedules at
leonettiroma.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 Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Rome to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Brindisi is 614 km. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Rome to Brindisi.

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

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Book your Rome to Brindisi train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Rome to Brindisi bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 467+ hotels available in Brindisi. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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