There are 5 ways to get from Rome to Ercolano by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

$26 - $43

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rome to Naples Ouibus / ...

$11 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Naples, Naples 560 / ...

$15 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Ercolano 141.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, subway  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Naples (NAP) FCO - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Ercolano Scavi

$89 - $311

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ercolano is to night bus which costs 9€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ercolano is to train which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Rome and Ercolano is 196 km. The road distance is 226.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Rome to Ercolano, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Ercolano. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Via Marconi via Napoli Porta Circumvesuviana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Ercolano every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. ItaloTreno also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rome to Ercolano every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Baltour also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Naples
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Ercolano Scavi
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
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 Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rome to Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Rome to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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