Rome to Bari train

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Cheap train tickets from Rome to Bari

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Rome to Bari is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Intercity Notte
23:586h29
Rome Termini
06:27Bari Centrale
£461One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Intercity
14:206h45
Rome Termini
21:05Bari Centrale
£501One-way
1 change
Intercity
07:286h26
Rome Termini
13:54Bari Centrale
£521One-way
0 changes
Intercity
16:016h01
Rome Termini
22:02Bari Centrale
£521One-way
0 changes
Italo
11:454h25
Rome Termini
16:10Bari Centrale
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableRome to Bari

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
Intercity
07:286h26
Rome Termini
13:54Bari Centrale
0 changes
Italo
07:454h20
Rome Termini
12:05Bari Centrale
0 changes
Frecciarossa
08:054h06
Rome Termini
12:11Bari Centrale
0 changes
Frecciarossa
10:004h10
Rome Termini
14:10Bari Centrale
0 changes
Italo
11:124h58
Rome Tiburtina
16:10Bari Centrale
0 changes
Italo
11:454h25
Rome Termini
16:10Bari Centrale
0 changes
Frecciargento
13:054h09
Rome Termini
17:14Bari Centrale
0 changes
Intercity
14:206h45
Rome Termini
21:05Bari Centrale
1 change
Frecciargento
15:054h00
Rome Termini
19:05Bari Centrale
0 changes
Intercity
16:016h01
Rome Termini
22:02Bari Centrale
0 changes
Frecciargento
16:054h15
Rome Termini
20:20Bari Centrale
0 changes
Intercity
16:266h34
Rome Termini
23:00Bari Centrale
1 change
Frecciarossa
17:054h09
Rome Termini
21:14Bari Centrale
0 changes
Italo
17:124h55
Rome Tiburtina
22:07Bari Centrale
0 changes
Italo
17:434h24
Rome Termini
22:07Bari Centrale
0 changes
Frecciarossa
18:054h07
Rome Termini
22:12Bari Centrale
0 changes
Intercity Notte
23:586h29
Rome Termini
06:27Bari Centrale
0 changes

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Train times from Rome to Bari

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 57 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

374 km

Of the 17 trains that leave Rome for Bari every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Frecciargento
15:054h00
Rome Termini
19:05Bari Centrale
£981One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Frecciarossa
08:054h06
Rome Termini
12:11Bari Centrale
£701One-way
0 changes
Frecciarossa
18:054h07
Rome Termini
22:12Bari Centrale
£921One-way
0 changes
Frecciarossa
17:054h09
Rome Termini
21:14Bari Centrale
£741One-way
0 changes
Frecciargento
13:054h09
Rome Termini
17:14Bari Centrale
£741One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Rome to Bari

distanceDistance231 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£76 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale or Intercity Notte

Trains from Rome to Bari cover the 231 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 7 min with our travel partners like Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £76, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Rome Termini and arrive in Bari Centrale.

Train providers: Frecciargento, Italo and Intercity trains Rome to Bari

Travel from Rome to Bari from £18 with Omio’s train partners Frecciargento, Italo and Intercity! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Frecciargento is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. It runs on the most popular routes throughout the country, connecting major cities such as Rome, Milan, Florence, and Venice. Frecciargento trains offer a comfortable and convenient way to travel, with a range of ticket types available, including Economy, Standard, and Business. Onboard facilities include air-conditioning, power sockets, and free Wi-Fi. Frecciargento trains are fast and reliable, with journey times of up to four hours between Rome and Milan. They are a great way to explore Italy in style and comfort.

Train information from Rome to Bari with Frecciargento:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 7 min
  • Cheapest Price: £62

Trains from Rome to Bari

Abbaye d'Abbeville. Source: Shutterstock

houghtaking a train from Rome to Bari isn't the most popular journey for many travellers, there are a variety of trains operating this route daily. Trains start close to 07:30 a.m. each morning and run until later in the evening and you'll have the choice of a couple of train services. Al trains travelling between these two destinations depart from the same station in Rome and arrive at the same station in Bari. Travel times vary depending on the type of train you take and varies between around 4h or closer to 6h 30min. Only one of the routes requires changes along the way, the train you start the journey on will be the train you end the journey on for the rest of them.

Rome to Bari Train Time: Daily Departures

If you're planning a train trip from Rome to Bari, you'll be glad to know several options are available daily. The first train leaves Rome Termini station around 07:30 a.m. each morning, with a couple of trains operating between then and 06:05 p.m. when the last train leaves the station. On an average day, you'll find at least eight trains operating between these stations and all trains are direct routes between Rome and Bari except for one around 02:20 p.m. This train stops over at Pescara Centrale before heading to Bari.

How long is the journey by train from Rome to Bari?

Your travel time between Rome and Bari depends entirely on the type of train you end up taking. You'll have the choice of two high_speed trains, high_speed regional trains, and standard intercity trains. If you're taking the high_speed Frecciargento train from Rome Termini, expect a travel time around 4h 05min. The other high_speed train is called a Frecciarossa, which will take around the same time, give or take a few minutes. The intercity train is usually the first train at around 07:30 a.m. and takes around 6h 25min. The longest train route is operated by the high_speed regional train, Regionale Veloce, and comes with a single changeover en route. This trip typically takes around 6h 45min depending on how long the change takes.

Abbaye d'Abbeville. Source: Shutterstock

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What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Rome to Bari?

Departure train station: All trains between Rome and Bari depart from the same train station. Rome Termini is the primary trains station operating in Rome and is located in the city centre. The station is connected to the rest of the city through regional trains that run to the Vatican, the Metro, local tour buses, and taxis which can be found outside the station. Termini is also home to a variety of services and amenities, including numerous eateries located inside and outside the station, bars and trattorias above ground level, a minimarket further along on platform 1, luggage services, accessible toilets, ATMs, and much more.

Arrival train station: Bari Centrale train station is the main station in Bari and the arrival station for all trips between these two cities. It's not as entertaining as the major stations in Italy like Rome Termini but it's an important connection point in the south of the country. It's located in the city centre and connected to the rest of the city via the Metro, as well as local taxis. The station is home to several services including Sala Blu for those needing assistance, an executive lounge, several bars and shops to grab something to eat and some souvenirs, as well as a luggage storage facility, ATMs, restrooms, a ticketing office, and information centre.

Which train companies travel from Rome to Bari?

Due to the popularity of this route, there is only one train company operating routes between these stations every day. Trenitalia provides a wide range of train services throughout the country and is the primary train operator for Italy, owned by the Italian government. Trenitalia offers an intercity train that leaves as early as 07:30 a.m., a couple of high_speed trains that offer the fastest route between these destinations, and a regional train that makes a single stop in Pescara en route.

Trenitalia trains from Rome to Bari

Trenitalia is the sole train company operating between Rome and Bari and provides at least eight daily trains for you to choose from. They offer a wide range of train services throughout the country but there will only be four different services offered along this route. The frequent options are the two high_speed trains, Frecciarossa and Frecciargento, which cover the distance in around 4h. The intercity option leaves first thing in the morning and takes just shy of 6h 30min, while the regional train is the only train with a changeover en route and will take around 6h 45min.

Train Rome to Bari: Services on Board

Trenitalia offers you a choice between first and second_class tickets. These tickets don't differ much in terms of luggage allowance, you'll still be limited to one large stowaway and hand luggage like a handbag or laptop bag, but there are other perks. You'll have more legroom and more comfortable seats, as well as charging stations, a foldable table, and food and beverages when they're available. Trenitalia is committed to assisting travellers with disabilities. You can visit Sala Blu at any of the departure stations or contact Trenitalia 48h in advance and arrange assistance.

Night trains Rome

Unfortunately, there are currently no night trains available for this route. The last train leaves Rome Termini railway station around 06:05 p.m. each evening and arrives in Bari just after 10:00 p.m.

Traveling by train: Sustainable journey

Apart from taking a walk from Rome to Bari or riding your bicycle, taking a train is the most sustainable way to travel between destinations. CO2 emissions from trains are almost 70% less than planes or cars and offer more efficient use of space. You can transport thousands more on a train than you could on a plane or car. Trains also only account for 3% of the global transport emissions.

How to find cheap train tickets from Rome to Bari?

There are a couple of things you can do to make sure you find the cheapest tickets. Firstly, have a look at the Omio Magazine to pick up some tips. Search on the Omio platform to get all of the consolidated information presented on a single page in your language that allows you to filter by price. If you can, purchase your tickets months in advance. The nearer your departure date looms, the pricier the tickets get. Another trick is to search with flexible dates. You'll often find cheaper tickets on different days throughout the week. Lastly, make use of a student or elderly discount if you're able to.

Abbaye d'Abbeville. Source: Shutterstock

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To Bari by train—travel tips

Bari is a port city and the capital of Italy's Puglia region in the south of the country. It's located along the Adriatic Sea, widely considered to be one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world. bari is also home to a key pilgrimage site that brings in thousands of visitors every year. Nestled around the harbour, you'll find the old town of Bari with its narrow, winding streets and historical buildings. The city offers an incredible display of historical architecture coupled with museums, shopping streets, a vast coastline, and a welcoming presence. Here are a couple of things worth doing while you visit Bari.

  • Meander through the Old Town (Bari Vecchia) and the Murat and explore the historical and authentic sightseeing available
  • Visit the Basilica di San Nicola. Built to house the relics of St. Nicholas and took more than 100 years to finish.
  • Visit Castello Normanno_Svevo and explore the vastness of the palace
  • Check out the lesser_known church but equally as alluring, The Church of San Sabino
  • Wander along the beautiful promenade overlooking the Adriatic sea at Lungomare Nazario Sauro
  • Bari Provincial Art Gallery is home to a variety of modern art and well worth a visit for art lovers

FAQs: Rome to Bari train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rome to Bari easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rome to Bari.
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Cheap train tickets from Rome to Bari can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rome to Bari is £76; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Rome to Bari is 4 h 7 min   to travel the 231 mile long journey, with around there are 10 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rome to Bari leaves at 06: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rome to Bari leaves at 22: 58.
There are 10 trains a day from Rome to Bari which require at least one change with Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale or Intercity Notte. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Rome to Bari with Frecciargento, Italo or Frecciarossa. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale or Intercity Notte.
Take the Rome to Bari train with Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale or Intercity Notte. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Rome and Bari as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Rome to Bari with Intercity Notte. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Rome Termini, Rome Tiburtina and Rome Trastevere. When arriving in Bari, you can end your journey in train stations like Bari Centrale, Bari Aeroporto and Bari Palese-Macchie.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rome Termini, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bari Centrale, located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Rome to Bari by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from Rome to Bari 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Rome and Bari

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Rome Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your journey to Bari.
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Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Rome Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
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Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transport options for Rome Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3
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