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There are 4 ways to get from Vatican City to Loreto by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Loreto 551

17€ - 21€

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Re / ...

20€ - 46€

Bus via Macerata Terminal  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Roma Tiburtina to Macerata Terminal Camerino - Roma

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Loreto 284.9 km

35€ - 55€

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The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Loreto is to bus which costs 17€ - 22€ and takes 5h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Vatican City to Loreto is to drive which takes 2h 53m and costs 35€ - 55€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vatican City to Loreto. However, there are services departing from Atrio dei Quattro Cancelli and arriving at Loreto via Rome Tiburtina Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vatican City to Loreto. However, there are services departing from Cipro and arriving at Loreto via Roma Termini and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 51m.

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The distance between Vatican City and Loreto is 195 km. The road distance is 284.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Loreto without a car is to bus which takes 5h 24m and costs 17€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Vatican City to Loreto, including transfers.

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Vatican City to Loreto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Vatican City to Loreto train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Loreto is to bus which takes 5h 24m and costs 17€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 50€ and takes 5h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Loreto.
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  • Distance: 195.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Loreto, Marche, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Loreto 5 times a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h 15m. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Roma Termini to Ancona 5 times a day. Tickets cost 18€ - 40€ and the journey takes 3h 54m. Trenitalia Intercity also services this route twice daily.

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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
33€ - 37€
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
Bus operators
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 Loreto
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Contram Mobilita s.c.p.a.
Phone
0737 616846
Email
contrammobilita@legalmail.it
Website
contrammobilita.it
Bus from Roma Tiburtina to Macerata Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Contram Mobilita s.c.p.a.

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Vatican City to Loreto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Loreto station.

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Vatican City to Loreto train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Loreto is 285 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Vatican City to Loreto.

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There are 226+ hotels available in Loreto. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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