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Buses from Naples to Rome

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Journey Information

There are 26 intercity buses per day from Naples to Rome. Traveling by bus from Naples to Rome usually takes around 2 hours and 46 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance117 mi (188 km)
Shortest duration2h 30m
Cheapest price$4.51
Trips per day26
Most frequent serviceItabus
Bus lines5

How much is a bus ticket from Naples to Rome?

$14.84 is the average price of a bus ticket from Naples to Rome. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $16 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Naples to Rome in April, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $34 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

What bus companies travel from Naples to Rome?

There are 5 bus lines from Naples to Rome. With 17 daily trips, Itabus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Fiumicino Express82h 50m$34.94
FlixBus12h 50m$15.04
Inter Saj12h 32m$40.66
Itabus172h 44m$13.08
Marino32h 52m$23.54

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Naples to Rome during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 46 minutes to cover the 117 miles from Naples to Rome. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Rome at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Naples?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Naples to Rome, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 26 scheduled buses that travel from Naples to Rome every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Province of Naples to Province of Rome without transferring.

City Information

Rome

Rome is a city rich in cultural heritage, as well as one of the most romantic destinations in Europe. To fully understand the city’s extraordinary history, visitors should take the time to visit the Capitoline Museums, where the collections include hundreds of sculptures as well as the Capitoline Wolf, the symbol of Rome itself. The famous Trevi’s Fountain is also on the must-see list of many travelers. Boasting an amazing baroque design with mythological motifs, the fountain is one of the most photogenic spots in the city, and it is located near the principal shopping area. If you wish to check out some of the city’s most iconic structures, head over to the Sistine Chapel, which houses the famous fresco by Michelangelo.

Rome is every foodie’s heaven. As you explore the city’s food scene, don’t hesitate to take the chance to try out a local specialty, artichokes. The best place to try these out is at Nonna Betta. For those who want to try the famous Roma coffee, Caffe Sant'Eustachio might be the right spot.

The principal train station in Rome is the Termini station. The main bus station is Roma Tiburtina. The city’s air services are fulfilled by three airports: Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, Rome Ciampino Airport, and Roma-Urbe, of which the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport is the largest.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Naples?

Departure stations

Buses to Rome leave from 4 stations in Naples.

Bus stations in Naples:

  • Corso Arnaldo Lucci 156

  • Corso Arnaldo Lucci 156

  • Metropark Central Parking Bus Stop

Where does the bus arrive in Rome?

Arrival stations

Buses arrive in Rome at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Rome:

  • Fiumicino Airport

  • Ciampino Airport Piazza Leonardo da Vinci

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni

  • Via Vincenzo Giudice

  • Tiburtina Bus Station (Inside)

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