The journey from Rome to Taranto by train is 265.5 mi and takes 6 h 15 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:45am and the last at 12:45pm. It is possible to travel from Rome to Taranto by train for as little as $34.79 or as much as $74.92. The best price for this journey is $34.79.
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The average journey from Rome to Taranto takes on average 6 h 26 min. Around 6 trains depart a day from Rome to Taranto. The average price is $35.03, and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $14.27.
If you travel from Rome to Taranto by train, you will leave from Roma Termini station, located in the heart of the city.
Transportation is provided by the Trenitalia train company and there are several possible trains to take, in combination with each other.
Within the No. 2 and No. 3 train types, you will not have WiFi service or seat selection options. These are cheaper alternatives, but we recommend that you change trains and upgrade to a higher category at some point in your journey to make your trip more comfortable and faster.
Inside Frecciarossa and Frecciargento trains you will have free Wi-Fi, seats, and places to store your luggage. From Premium Class, there is an on-board welcome service offering snacks and hot and cold drinks, served at your seat.
As for seats, you can choose from the following alternatives, listed from cheapest to most expensive:
From Rome to Taranto, the train is one of the best ways to travel. Once you reach the city of Taranto, you will not run out of things to do or see. In the old city, we recommend visiting the Aragonese Castle, which is also the symbol of the city. Also not to be missed is the Temple of Poseidon. If you are passionate about museums, enjoy a visit to MArTA, the National Archaeological Museum. Don't forget to visit the Cathedral of San Cataldo and the Taranto Underground.
If you are planning to visit Taranto from Rome by train, let Virail advise you. We compare thousands of train, bus and flight destinations to help you find the best price. Check our convenient price calendar below and find the best prices among all available public transportation between Rome and Taranto.
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Rome to Taranto, 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.
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 Rome to Taranto.
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.
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.
Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average
When travelling to Taranto 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!
Find out more about the carriers on this route.
Italo, a subsidiary of the Italian railway company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV), operates a high-speed train service throughout Italy. The 2012 launch of Italo trains, which are both conventional and high-speed, provides travelers with speedy and comfortable travel across Italy. The 300 km/h speed ensures regular and comfortable transportation to major cities like Rome, Naples, Florence, and Milan.
Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Italo when traveling from Rome to Taranto.
With the Smart ambiance, experience all the comforts and services of Italo at an affordable price.
Experience the best of Italo with the Prima ambiance, providing you with maximum comfort and top-notch services for your entire journey.
For an even more luxurious and relaxing trip, opt for the Club Ambiance. Here, you'll delight in ultimate comfort and pampering with spacious individual seating arrangements.
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