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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pontedera C.T. Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro 500

$36 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs Baltour / ...

$18 - $33

7 alternative options

Train, line 790 bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Cecina Rv / ...
  2. Take the line 790 bus from Cecina Stazione Fs to Volterra S.Alessandro 790

$24 - $48

Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima Fb / ...

$39 - $63

Night bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to SIENA-P.zza Gramsci Baltour

$19 - $29

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Volterra 176.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Pisa, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Pisa (PSA) FCO - PSA
  2. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro

$107 - $357

Fly to Florence, train, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pontedera C.T.
  3. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro

$86 - $290

Fly to Bologna, train, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pontedera C.T.
  4. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro

$79 - $324

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Volterra every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Rome to Volterra hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. FlixBus also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Pontedera C.T.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Roma Termini to Cecina
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Consorzio Pisano Trasporti
Website
cpt.pisa.it
Bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
cpt.pisa.it
Bus from Cecina Stazione Fs to Volterra S.Alessandro
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
cpt.pisa.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Night bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to SIENA-P.zza Gramsci
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Volterra is 214 km. The road distance is 282 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Volterra is to bus which costs 15€ - 28€ and takes 5 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Volterra is to drive which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Volterra. However, there are services departing from ROMA-Tiburtina and arriving at Volterra via Ferrovia, Siena-Via Tozzi and Colle Val D'Elsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Rome to Volterra, including transfers.