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

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Recommended option

Train, ferry via Monte San Biagio  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Monte San Biagio - Terracina Mare Re
  2. Take the ferry from Terracina to Ponza

48€ - 68€

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Laurentina to Anzio - Stazione FS
  2. Take the ferry from Anzio to Ponza

22€ - 30€

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Nettuno Re
  2. Take the ferry from Anzio to Ponza

23€ - 35€

Drive, ferry  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from Rome to Terracina
  2. Take the ferry from Terracina to Ponza

38€ - 53€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ponza is to bus and ferry which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ponza is to drive and ferry which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 34m.

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The distance between Rome and Ponza is 119 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Ponza without a car is to train and ferry via Monte San Biagio which takes 3h 19m and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Rome to Ponza, including transfers.

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There are 283+ hotels available in Ponza. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Ponza.
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  • Distance: 118.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 19m

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

There is no direct connection from Rome to Ponza. However, you can take the train to Monte San Biagio - Terracina Mare, take the taxi to Terracina, then take the ferry to Ponza. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rome to Ponza via Nettuno, Nettuno - Stazione FS, Anzio, and Anzio in around 4h 48m.

Train operators
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 Monte San Biagio - Terracina Mare
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Train from Roma Termini to Nettuno
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
8€ - 10€
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Terracina to Ponza
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
20€ - 27€
Laziomar
Phone
0771.700.604
Email
info@laziomar.it
Website
laziomar.it
Ferry from Anzio to Ponza
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 24€
Schedules at
laziomar.it
fast Foat
24€
Motorboat
18€
Vetor Aliscafi
Phone
06 9845083
Website
vetor.it
Ferry from Anzio to Ponza
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vetor Aliscafi

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