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Roma Termini to Taranto by train

It takes an average of 8h 22m to travel from Roma Termini to Taranto by train, over a distance of around 264 miles (425 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Roma Termini to Taranto and tickets for this journey start from €10.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 56m
Price€10.90 - €148
Distance264 miles (425 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
Departure stationRoma Termini
Arrival stationTaranto
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsTrenitalia, Flixbus

Roma Termini to Taranto train times

Check out the next trains departing from Roma Termini to Taranto for Sunday 27th Sep 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:26 Roma Termini13:52 TarantoIntercity 701 Trenitalia Get tickets7h 26m, direct
07:00 Roma Termini13:52 TarantoFrecciarossa 8781 Trenitalia Get tickets6h 52m, 1 change
08:05 Roma Termini15:59 TarantoFrecciargento 8303 Trenitalia Get tickets7h 54m, 1 change
14:38 Roma Termini21:24 TarantoFrecciarossa 9413 Trenitalia Get tickets6h 46m, 1 change
15:26 Roma Termini22:34 TarantoIntercity 707 Trenitalia Get tickets7h 08m, direct
16:06 Roma Termini22:12 TarantoFrecciargento 8317 Trenitalia Get tickets6h 06m, 1 change
19:00 Roma Termini01:20 TarantoFrecciarossa 9547 Trenitalia Get tickets6h 20m, direct
19:55 Roma Termini08:42 TarantoIntercity 544 Trenitalia Get tickets12h 47m, 3 changes
21:25 Roma Termini09:53 TarantoFrecciarossa 9653 Trenitalia Get tickets12h 28m, 2 changes
22:48 Roma Termini09:53 TarantoRegionale 2492 Trenitalia Get tickets11h 05m, 3 changes

Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Intercity trains from Roma Termini to Taranto

You can travel from Roma Termini to Taranto on Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Intercity 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.

Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 186 mph (300 km/h). The "red arrow" trains are distinguished by their comfort, their ultra-modern design and their reduced impact on the environment. All Frecciarossa trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection and four levels of service – Standard, Premium (with drinks and welcome snacks served on arrival, as well as a morning newspaper), Business (with drinks and snacks, morning newspaper and larger seats) and Executive (with Fast Track, access to FrecciaClub lounges in train selected stations, and gourmet meals served to your seat).

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.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Roma Termini to Taranto

Train tickets from Roma Termini to Taranto start at €10.90 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 €64.54.
lowest price found
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price57.45
on the day
avg. single price64.54

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 Roma Termini to Taranto 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 Roma Termini to Taranto? 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 Roma Termini to Taranto take?

The average journey time by train between Roma Termini and Taranto is 8 hours and 22 minutes, with around 15 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 Roma Termini and Taranto by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Roma Termini to Taranto is 5 hours and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Roma Termini to Taranto cost?

Train tickets from Roma Termini to Taranto can start from as little as €10.90 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 Roma Termini to Taranto?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Roma Termini to Taranto without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Roma Termini to Taranto. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Roma Termini to Taranto leave?

The first train from Roma Termini to Taranto leaves at 06:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Roma Termini to Taranto leave?

The last train from Roma Termini to Taranto leaves at 22:48. 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 Roma Termini and Taranto by train?

Trains travelling from Roma Termini to Taranto cover a distance of around 264 miles (425 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Taranto to Roma Termini. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Roma Termini to Taranto.
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 Roma Termini to Taranto 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 08/06/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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