There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Cesena by train, bus, rideshare, 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 ItaloTreno  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station RM-TO / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Cesena Ic / ...

$39 - $85

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Cesena 210.5 miles

$22

6 alternative options

Sulga Autolinee  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the Sulga Autolinee from Rome - Stazione Tiburtina to Cesena - Piazzale Karl Marx Fiumicino

$30 - $40

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Riccione Fb

$46 - $66

Bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Cesenatico V.le Roma Roma

$25 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Cesena 209.7 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Bologna, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Cesena

$61 - $300

Fly to Florence, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Cesena

$100 - $322

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

You can take a train from Rome to Cesena via Bologna Centrale Station and Bologna C.Le in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, Sulga autolinee operates a bus from Rome to Cesena once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Riccione
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Cesena
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Sulga autolinee
Phone
+39 075 5009641
Email
info@sulga.it
Website
sulga.eu
Bus from Rome - Stazione Tiburtina to Cesena - Piazzale Karl Marx
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
sulga.eu
Book at
sulga.eu
BonelliBus s.a.s.
Phone
+39 0541662069
Website
bonellibus.it
Bus from Roma to Cesenatico V.le Roma
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
bonellibus.it
Book at
bonellibus.net
Full
$24 - $35
Reduced
$21 - $30
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rome to Cesena
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Cesena is 250 km. The road distance is 335 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Cesena is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Cesena is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 30€ - 75€.

No, there is no direct train from Rome to Cesena. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Cesena via Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome - Stazione Tiburtina and arriving at Cesena - Piazzale Karl Marx. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Rome to Cesena, including transfers.