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Bari to Lecce by train

The journey from Bari to Lecce by train is 86.95 mi and takes 1 hr 59 min. There are 125 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:52 AM and the last at 11:02 PM. It is possible to travel from Bari to Lecce by train for as little as $1.33 or as much as $32.43. The best price for this journey is $1.33.

Lowest Price$1.33
Journey Duration1 hr 59 min
Connection per Day125
Lowest Price$1.33
Highest Price$32.43
First Departure4:52 AM
Last Departure11:02 PM
Distance86.95 mi
DepartureBari
ArrivalLecce
CarriersFrecciarossa, Regionale VeloceMore

Bari to Lecce Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

Travel from Bari to Lecce by Train

The average train journey duration from Bari to Lecce is 1 hr 59 min. The distance between the two main stations is approximately 86.95 mi. Travelers have approximately 125 train connections to choose from per day. The cheapest train ticket available for this route is around $1.33. Departing from Bari, trains typically leave from , connecting to Lecce at stations.

The train services between Bari and Lecce are renowned for their varied comfort classes and amenities, with the Frecciarossa trains standing out for their exceptional offerings. These trains are furnished with a food carriage and provide complimentary WiFi to all passengers. They offer four distinct service levels: Standard, which provides essential comforts; Premium, which adds welcome drinks, snacks, and a morning newspaper; Business, which further offers larger seats for enhanced comfort; and Executive, which grants access to exclusive FrecciaClub lounges, Fast Track, and serves gourmet meals directly to your seat. 

Trains on this route allow passengers to enjoy the picturesque landscapes of the Apulia region. Some trains also offer dining services, providing passengers with various local Italian cuisine options.

Bari Centrale, the departure locale, is a central railway hub with numerous amenities, ensuring passenger needs are met efficiently. It is well-connected to local transit like buses and taxis, providing easy commutes to various city points. In contrast, Lecce Railway Station offers essential services and a welcoming atmosphere, surrounded by establishments offering local Italian cuisines. Utilizing mapping services and conducting prior research are recommended for effortless transitions and optimal local experiences at both stations.

What to eat in Lecce:

  1. Orecchiette: Ear-shaped pasta, typically served with tomato sauce, ricotta, or broccoli rabe.
  2. Rustico Leccese: A savory pastry filled with béchamel, tomato, and mozzarella.
  3. Pasticciotto: A traditional pastry filled with creamy custard.
  4. Frisella: A twice-baked bread, usually topped with tomatoes and olive oil.
  5. Pezzetti di Cavallo: A local dish made with horse meat, typically served in tomato sauce.
  6. Purè di Fave: A fava bean purée, usually served with chicory greens.
  7. Tiella di Riso: A baked dish with rice, potatoes, and mussels.
  8. Panzerotti: A fried or baked folded pizza filled with tomato and mozzarella.
  9. Taralli: A crunchy snack similar to a breadstick or a pretzel, often flavored with fennel seeds or black pepper.
  10. Ciceri e Tria: A pasta dish made with chickpeas and fried pasta.

What to Do in Lecce:

  1. Explore the Baroque architecture of the Basilica di Santa Croce.
  2. Visit the Lecce Cathedral and admire its beautiful façade.
  3. Discover the ancient Roman Amphitheatre in the heart of Lecce.
  4. Stroll around the Piazza del Duomo and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere.
  5. Explore the Museo Faggiano, a unique archaeological museum.
  6. Visit the Castello di Carlo V, a historical castle with beautiful gardens.
  7. Enjoy the local cuisine at the traditional restaurants in Lecce.
  8. Discover the local crafts and products at the Lecce markets.
  9. Relax and rejuvenate at the local spas offering traditional Italian treatments.
  10. Explore the natural beauty of the nearby Adriatic and Ionian coasts.

Day Trips from Lecce:

Explore the stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters of the Salento Peninsula. The historic town of Otranto offers a beautiful cathedral and a charming old town. The picturesque town of Gallipoli provides beautiful beaches and a vibrant nightlife. The natural reserve of Torre Guaceto offers pristine beaches and diverse flora and fauna. Numerous other nearby destinations offer diverse experiences, from the tranquil beaches of Porto Cesareo to the historic charm of Nardò.

Travel Tips for Lecce:

When visiting the charming city of Lecce, known as the "Florence of the South," you should stay in the historic center to fully immerse yourself in its Baroque architecture and rich history. Explore the city by foot or rent a bicycle to navigate the narrow, winding streets, discovering hidden gems like local artisan shops and traditional Salento cuisine eateries. Lecce is known for its vibrant nightlife, with numerous bars and cafes transforming into lively venues post-sunset. To avoid the tourist rush and enjoy a more tranquil experience, maybe visite during the shoulder seasons of spring or early fall. Lastly, learning a few basic Italian phrases can enhance your interaction with the locals, who are known for their warmth and hospitality.

When planning your journey from Bari to Lecce by train, rely on Virail. Our platform compares numerous routes and transport modes to bring you the best travel deals. Check the price calendar below for the most affordable Bari-Lecce adventure options.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bari to Lecce.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bari to Lecce, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bari to Lecce.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $7.22 to $12.32 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 41% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Bari to Lecce

The cheapest Bari - Lecce train tickets can be found for as low as $10.94 if you’re lucky, or $11.48 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $11.82.

Find the best day to travel to Lecce by train

When travelling to Lecce by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Frecciargento is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. The name "Frecciargento" means "silver arrow" in Italian, and the trains are known for their sleek, modern design and fast speeds. Frecciargento trains run on high-speed lines and conventional lines, connecting major cities across Italy, including Rome, Verona, Milan, Venice, Florence, and Naples. Frecciargento is one of several high-speed train services offered by Trenitalia, including Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is the owner of Trenitalia, which serves as the main train operator in Italy. The high-speed Frecciarossa trains link Milan, Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin at speeds of up to 300 km/h (186 mph). Frecciargento and Frecciabianca are two other high-speed services that operate at slightly slower rates but provide connectivity to smaller cities and towns. Trenitalia operates regional and intercity train, and provides international connections to neighboring countries through EuroCity trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Bari to Lecce

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciargento and Frecciarossa when traveling from Bari to Lecce.

Second Class

In Frecciargento's Standard Class, you can spend time on the FRECCE Portal, enjoy a comfortable journey in adjustable seats, charge your devices using electrical outlets, and taste delicious food and drinks at the FrecciaBistrò bar.
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First Class

In Frecciargento's First Class, you'll enjoy all the amenities found in Second Class plus more spacious and comfortable seats. Additionally, you'll be treated to complimentary snacks and a small welcome drink of either coffee or prosecco.
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Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Facility Description

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On Frecciargento trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciargento trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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On Frecciargento trains, the FrecciaBistrò café-bar offers snacks, meals, and drinks. Use the Portale FRECCE portal for easy in-seat ordering or approach the staff. First Class travelers enjoy complimentary water, coffee, and a snack choice.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
Services on board Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Frecciargento from Bari to Lecce
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Bari to Lecce CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
9.8kg
Bus
10.5kg
Flight
27.99kg
Car
22.39kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bari to Lecce by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bari and Lecce are 9.8kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bari and Lecce? By taking the train between Bari and Lecce you will save 18.19kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.7kg compared to a bus and 12.59kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bari to Lecce?
A train ticket from Bari to Lecce is $14.92. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $1.33.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bari to Lecce?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bari to Lecce is $1.33. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bari and Lecce by train?
Bari to Lecce is 86.95 mi.
How long does the train between Bari and Lecce take?
Bari to Lecce is on average 1 hr 59 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 19 min.
Which companies operate from Bari to Lecce?
The train journey from Bari to Lecce is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Autobus, InterCityNotte and DB - Intercity.
How many train connections per day go from Bari to Lecce?
Bari to Lecce has 125 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bari to Lecce leave?
The earliest train from Bari to Lecce departs at 4:52 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Bari to Lecce depart?
The latest train from Bari to Lecce departs at 11:02 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bari to Lecce in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $1.33 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Bari to Lecce?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Bari to go to Lecce. You can go from Bari Centrale, Modugno A.L. Station, Bari Porto and Bari Airport and you can arrive at Lecce Stazione and Lecce City Terminal.
How many direct connections depart from Bari to Lecce?
There are on average 32 direct connection(s) from Bari to go to Lecce.
What's the fastest journey time between Bari to Lecce by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bari and Lecce is 1 hr 19 min.
Is there a direct train from Bari to Lecce?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bari and Lecce.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bari to Lecce by train?
The train journey from Bari to Lecce creates 9.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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