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There are 4 ways to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 55m

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

€44 - €113

Cheapest option

Bus via Foggia  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to FOGGIA - TERMINAL BUS P.le Vittorio Veneto Baltour

€19 - €26

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni to San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa 574 / ...

€20 - €27

Drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Drive from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo 378.8 km

€45 - €70

Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo by bus

The bus journey time between Rome and San Giovanni Rotondo is around 5h 59m and covers a distance of around 393 km. The fastest bus normally takes 5h 45m. Operated by Ferrovie Del Gargano and FlixBus, the Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo bus service departs from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni and arrives in San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h 59m
Fastest bus time:
5h 45m
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
€20
Carbon emissions:
49 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
11:45
Last bus departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo bus schedules

Rome → San Giovanni Rotondo
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in San Giovanni Rotondo is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in San Giovanni Rotondo is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in San Giovanni Rotondo is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo is to bus via Foggia which costs €19 - €26 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 3h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni and arriving at San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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It is 268 km from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo. It is approximately 378.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs €40 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo, including transfers.

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Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo bus services, operated by Ferrovie Del Gargano, depart from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni station.

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The best way to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs €40 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €27 and takes 5h 35m.

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Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo bus services, operated by Ferrovie Del Gargano, arrive at San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo is 379 km. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo.

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Map of how to get from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo.
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  • Distance: 268.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Roma Termini to Foggia 5 times a day. Tickets cost €27 - €90 and the journey takes 2h 51m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ferrovie Del Gargano operates a bus from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni to San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa 4 times a day. Tickets cost €21 - €27 and the journey takes 5h 35m. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

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 Foggia
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€27 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Foggia
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€25 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€23 - €35
Smart Flex
€45 - €65
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 Foggia
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€22 - €35
Bus operators
Ferrovie Del Gargano
Phone
+39 (0) 0882 - 228960
Website
ferroviedelgargano.com
Bus from Rome Autostazione Largo Mazzoni to San Giovanni Rotondo - p.zza Europa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Schedules at
ferroviedelgargano.com
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 Tiburtina Bus station to San Giovanni Rotondo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to FOGGIA - TERMINAL BUS P.le Vittorio Veneto
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
Baltour

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