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There are 4 ways to get from Vatican City to Ponza by subway, train, bus, ferry, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Subway, train, bus, ferry  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the subway from Cipro to Termini Mea
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Aprilia Re
  3. Take the bus from Aprilia to Anzio
  4. Take the ferry from Anzio to Ponza

Cheapest option

Line 31 bus, bus, ferry  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the line 31 bus from Cipro/Bragadin to Laurentina 31
  2. Take the bus from Rome Laurentina to Anzio - Stazione FS
  3. Take the ferry from Anzio to Ponza

2 alternative options

Line 31 bus, bus, ferry via San Felice Circeo  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the line 31 bus from Cipro/Bragadin to Laurentina 31
  2. Take the bus from Rome Laurentina to Latina
  3. Take the ferry from San Felice Circeo to Ponza

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 10m

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Terracina
  2. Take the car ferry from Terracina to Ponza

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Ponza is to drive and car ferry which costs €24 - €35 and takes 3h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Ponza is to drive and car ferry which costs €24 - €35 and takes 3h 10m.

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The distance between Vatican City and Ponza is 120 km.

The best way to get from Vatican City to Ponza without a car is to subway and train and bus and ferry which takes 4h 32m and costs €23 - €35.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Vatican City to Ponza, including transfers.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Ponza. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Ponza.
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  • Distance: 120.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Ponza, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Vatican City to Ponza. However, you can take the subway to Termini, take the walk to Roma Termini, take the train to Aprilia, take the walk to Aprilia, take the bus to Anzio, take the walk to Anzio, then take the ferry to Ponza. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vatican City to Ponza via Laurentina, Rome Laurentina, Anzio, and Anzio in around 4h 58m.

Train operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
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 Aprilia
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €7
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Cotral
Phone
800 174 471
Email
cotral.spa@pec.cotralspa.it
Website
servizi.cotralspa.it
Bus from Aprilia to Anzio
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
servizi.cotralspa.it
Bus from Rome Laurentina to Anzio - Stazione FS
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
servizi.cotralspa.it
Bus from Rome Laurentina to Latina
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
servizi.cotralspa.it
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from Cipro/Bragadin to Laurentina
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €7
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
€2
24-hour ticket
€7
Ferry operators
Vetor Aliscafi
Phone
06 9845083
Website
vetor.it
Ferry from Anzio to Ponza
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vetor Aliscafi
Laziomar
Phone
0771.700.604
Email
info@laziomar.it
Website
laziomar.it
Ferry from Anzio to Ponza
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €24
Schedules at
laziomar.it
fast Foat
€24
Motorboat
€18
Car ferry from Terracina to Ponza
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10
Schedules at
laziomar.it
Pontina Navigazione
Phone
(123) 456-7890
Website
circeoponza.it
Ferry from San Felice Circeo to Ponza
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Pontina Navigazione

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