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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno Fa / ...

$27 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Salerno 164.2 miles

$15 - $17

6 alternative options

Leonetti Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the Leonetti Bus from Rome Tiburtina station to Salerno, Piazza Montpellier Rome / ...

$15 - $65

Bus and ferry  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Salerno

$65 - $95

Night train  •  3 h 2 min

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

$30 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Salerno 167 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Naples (NAP) FCO - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

$92 - $331

Shuttle  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rome Tiburtina to Salerno

$20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Salerno is to rideshare which costs 13€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Salerno is to train which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Tiburtina station station and arriving at Salerno, Piazza Montpellier. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Salerno. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Rome and Salerno is 235 km. The road distance is 267.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Salerno without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 23€ - 45€.

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The train from Roma Termini to Salerno takes 1 h 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Rome to Salerno bus services, operated by TTI Slr, arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Salerno.
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  • Distance: 146.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Salerno every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. ItaloTreno also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, TTI Slr operates a bus from Rome to Salerno every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Five other operators also service this route.

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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina station to Salerno, Piazza Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Book at
ttisrl.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma Tiburtina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Curico Viaggi
Phone
+39 0975 391321
Email
polla@curcioviaggi.it
Website
curcioviaggi.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
autolineecurcio.it
Shuttle from Rome Tiburtina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
autolineecurcio.it
SAIS Autolinee
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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