There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Pisa by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...

21€ - 85€

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Rideshare  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Pisa 355.8 km

14€ - 30€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Pisa, Pisa 500 / ...

17€ - 26€

Drive  •  3h 37m

  1. Drive from Rome to Pisa 354.1 km

45€ - 70€

Fly to Pisa  •  2h 27m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Pisa (PSA) FCO - PSA

62€ - 245€

Fly to Florence, train  •  4h 3m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale

63€ - 273€

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Pisa is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 30€ and takes 4h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Pisa is to train which costs 21€ - 85€ and takes 2h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station station and arriving at Pisa, Pisa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Pisa Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Rome and Pisa is 264 km. The road distance is 354.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Pisa without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 21€ - 85€.

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The train from Roma Termini to Pisa Centrale takes 2h 25m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Rome to Pisa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Pisa is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 21€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 6h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 2h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Pisa.
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  • Distance: 263.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Roma Termini to Pisa Centrale every 4 hours. Tickets cost 26€ - 85€ and the journey takes 2h 25m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Pisa, Pisa 5 times a day. Tickets cost 21€ - 26€ and the journey takes 6h 45m. Baltour also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
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 Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 85€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
26€ - 35€
Base Standard
45€ - 65€
Base Premium
60€ - 85€
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
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 Roma Termini to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
40€ - 44€
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
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 Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Pisa, Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to PISA - Via Pietrasantina Parcheggio
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Baltour
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 30€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Rome to Pisa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Pisa, Pisa station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Pisa is 354 km. It takes approximately 3h 37m to drive from Rome to Pisa.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Book your Rome to Pisa train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Rome to Pisa bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 2972+ hotels available in Pisa. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rome and Pisa. 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 7€ - 35€.

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