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There are 5 ways to get from Vatican City to Testaccio by train, subway, bus, car or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Roma S. Pietro to Roma Ostiense Re

1€ - 3€

4 alternative options

Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from Cipro to Termini Mea
  2. Take the subway from Termini to Garbatella Meb / ...

4€

Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from P.za Della Rovere to Ostiense/Garbatella 23 / ...

1€ - 7€

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Testaccio 5.9 km

1€ - 2€

Walk  •  1h 6m

  1. Walk from Vatican City to Testaccio 5.5 km

Vatican City to Testaccio by trains

The train journey time between Vatican City and Testaccio is around 10 min and covers a distance of around 5 km. The fastest train normally takes 8 min. Operated by Trenitalia, the Vatican City to Testaccio train service departs from Roma S. Pietro and arrives in Roma Ostiense. Typically 604 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10 min
Fastest train time:
8 min
Trains per week:
604
Cheapest price:
1€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:24
Last train departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vatican City to Testaccio train schedules

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Last updated: June 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Testaccio is to drive which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Testaccio is to drive which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from P.za Della Rovere and arriving at Ostiense/Garbatella. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma S. Pietro and arriving at Roma Ostiense. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Vatican City and Testaccio is 5 km. The road distance is 5.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Testaccio without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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The train from Roma S. Pietro to Roma Ostiense takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Vatican City to Testaccio bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from P.za Della Rovere station.

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Vatican City to Testaccio train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Roma S. Pietro station.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Testaccio is to train which takes 10 min and costs 1€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ - 7€ and takes 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Testaccio.
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  • Distance: 4.6 km
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Testaccio, Lazio, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Roma S. Pietro to Roma Ostiense every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 3€ and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a bus from P.za Della Rovere to Ostiense/Garbatella every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 7€ and the journey takes 24 min. Roma TPL also services this route once 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 S. Pietro to Roma Ostiense
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
2€ - 3€
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Subway from Cipro to Termini
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
ATAC Roma
Subway from Termini to Garbatella
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
ATAC Roma
Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from P.za Della Rovere to Ostiense/Garbatella
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 7€
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
2€
24-hour ticket
7€
Roma TPL
Phone
+39 06 64 77 81
Email
info@romatpl.it
Website
romamobilita.it
Bus from C.ne Aurelia/Madonna Del Riposo to Marconi/P.za Della Radio
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
Roma TPL

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Vatican City to Testaccio bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at Ostiense/Garbatella station.

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Vatican City to Testaccio train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Roma Ostiense station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Testaccio is 6 km. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Vatican City to Testaccio.

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