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Padova to Lecce by train

It takes an average of 10h 21m to travel from Padova to Lecce by train, over a distance of around 473 miles (761 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Padova to Lecce and tickets for this journey start from €25.30 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8h 24m
Price€25.30 - €222.10
Distance473 miles (761 km)
Frequency12 trains per day
Departure stationPadova
Arrival stationLecce
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsTrenitalia

Padova to Lecce train times

Check out the next trains departing from Padova to Lecce for Sunday 27th Sep 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
20:09 Padova08:12 LecceRegionale 2249 Trenitalia Get tickets12h 03m, 2 changes
20:09 Padova08:30 LecceRegionale 2249 Trenitalia Get tickets12h 21m, 1 change
00:35 Padova13:28 LecceInterCityNight 771 Trenitalia Get tickets12h 53m, 1 change
07:23 Padova15:50 LecceFrecciabianca 8801 Trenitalia Get tickets8h 27m, direct
07:56 Padova17:42 LecceFrecciarossa 9405 Trenitalia Get tickets9h 46m, 2 changes
09:56 Padova18:50 LecceFrecciargento 9411 Trenitalia Get tickets8h 54m, 1 change
10:56 Padova20:35 LecceFrecciarossa 9413 Trenitalia Get tickets9h 39m, 1 change
11:56 Padova20:50 LecceFrecciargento 9415 Trenitalia Get tickets8h 54m, 1 change
12:56 Padova21:52 LecceFrecciargento 8419 Trenitalia Get tickets8h 56m, 1 change
13:56 Padova22:53 LecceFrecciarossa 9421 Trenitalia Get tickets8h 57m, 1 change

Trenitalia and Frecciabianca trains from Padova to Lecce

You can travel from Padova to Lecce on Trenitalia and Frecciabianca trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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.

Frecciabianca trains operate outside Trenitalia high-speed lines. Offering more than 40 daily routes, they're capable of reaching a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). Frecciabianca trains connect the centres of northern and southern Italy, running along the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian coasts. All Frecciabianca trains have power sockets and large reclining seats, as well as ample space for luggage. There are two classes of service – First Class and Second Class. In First Class, customers can look forward to a welcome service with snacks and drinks and a morning newspaper.

Cheap train tickets from Padova to Lecce

Train tickets from Padova to Lecce start at €25.30 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €118.77.
lowest price found
from25.30
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price103.24
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price108.71
on the day
avg. single price118.77

Book in advance

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 Padova to Lecce by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Padova to Lecce? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Padova to Lecce take?

The average journey time by train between Padova and Lecce is 10 hours and 21 minutes, with around 12 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.

What's the fastest journey time between Padova and Lecce by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Padova to Lecce is 8 hours and 24 minutes.

How much does the train from Padova to Lecce cost?

Train tickets from Padova to Lecce can start from as little as €25.30 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.

Is there a direct train from Padova to Lecce?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Padova to Lecce without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Padova to Lecce. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Padova to Lecce leave?

The first train from Padova to Lecce leaves at 00:35. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Padova to Lecce leave?

The last train from Padova to Lecce leaves at 20:09. 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.

What's the distance between Padova and Lecce by train?

Trains travelling from Padova to Lecce cover a distance of around 473 miles (761 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lecce to Padova.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Padova to Lecce for a typical week day using timetable data for 27/09/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 21/09/2020 for travel on 13/06/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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