If you want to travel from Paestum to Pompei by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from Paestum to Pompei by train to take around 2 hours 13 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 1 hour 24 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 28 trains per day running on this route, which spans 56 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Pompei. Trenitalia trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Pompei.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Paestum to Pompei start from $5.54 when you book in advance.
If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!
It takes an average of 2h 13m to travel from Paestum to Pompei by train, over a distance of around 35 miles (56 km). There are normally 28 trains per day traveling from Paestum to Pompei and tickets for this journey start from $5.54 when you book in advance.
From 1h 24m
35 miles (56 km)
28 trains per day
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Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Paestum to Pompei by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.
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The average journey time by train between Paestum and Pompei is 2 hours and 13 minutes, with around 28 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Paestum to Pompei is 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Train tickets from Paestum to Pompei can start from as little as $5.54 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Paestum to Pompei. Travelling from Paestum to Pompei by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Paestum to Pompei leaves at 06:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Paestum to Pompei leaves at 21:43. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Paestum to Pompei cover a distance of around 35 miles (56 km) during the journey.