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There are 7 ways to get from Scalea to Rome by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Casoria  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Afragola Fa
  2. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini Fr / ...

26€ - 98€

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Bus  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Scalea to Rome Tiburtina

24€ - 55€

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Train  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Roma Termini Ic / ...

26€ - 100€

Bus via Caserta  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Scalea to Sala Consilina
  2. Take the bus from Sala Consilina to Caserta 581
  3. Take the bus from Caserta to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 540

29€ - 37€

Drive  •  4h 25m

  1. Drive from Scalea to Rome 434.4 km

55€ - 85€

Train to Lamezia Terme, fly  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Lamezia Terme C.
  2. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Rome (FCO) SUF - FCO

71€ - 298€

Train to Naples, fly  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Rome (FCO) NAP - FCO

72€ - 293€

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The cheapest way to get from Scalea to Rome is to bus via Caserta which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Scalea to Rome is to train via Casoria which costs 26€ - 100€ and takes 3h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Scalea and arriving at Rome Tiburtina. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between Scalea and Rome is 361 km. The road distance is 434.4 km.

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The best way to get from Scalea to Rome without a car is to train via Casoria which takes 3h 18m and costs 26€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from Scalea to Rome, including transfers.

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Scalea to Rome bus services, operated by Rocco Autolinee srl, depart from Scalea station.

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Scalea to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao station.

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The best way to get from Scalea to Rome is to train via Casoria which takes 3h 18m and costs 26€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 55€ and takes 5h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Scalea to Rome.
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  • Distance: 360.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 18m

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

You can take a train from Scalea to Rome via Napoli Afragola in around 3h 18m. Alternatively, Rocco Autolinee srl operates a bus from Scalea to Rome Tiburtina once daily. Tickets cost 24€ - 55€ and the journey takes 5h 51m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Naples to Rome
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
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 Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
13€ - 18€
Base Standard
20€ - 27€
Base Premium
23€ - 35€
Train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 80€
Base Premium
65€ - 100€
Train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Lamezia Terme C.
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
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 Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 23€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
8€ - 12€
Smart Low Cost
8€ - 12€
Smart Flex
17€ - 23€
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 Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Lamezia Terme C.
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Train from Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
13€ - 20€
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 Scalea-S.Domen.Talao to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Bus operators
Rocco Autolinee srl
Phone
0973 22943
Email
info@roccobus.it
Website
roccobus.it
Bus from Scalea to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 55€
Schedules at
roccobus.it
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Scalea to Sala Consilina
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Sala Consilina to Caserta
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Caserta to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lamezia Terme Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Scalea to Rome bus services, operated by Rocco Autolinee srl, arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Scalea to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scalea to Rome is 434 km. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from Scalea to Rome.

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Alitalia offers flights from Lamezia Terme Airport to Rome Airport.

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