Traveling by train from Salerno to Rome is an easy and comfortable journey. The distance from Salerno to Rome is 165 miles and many Freccia high-speed trains make the trip in just 1 hour and 25 minutes.
The Salerno to Rome train route takes you north through Italy’s romantic Lazio and Campania regions. Your train may stop in Naples along the way. The faster routes will simply stop to let passengers off and on. However, you may be required to change trains if you’re traveling on one of the slower, less expensive regional trains.
Salerno to Rome train times
Trenitalia trains leave Salerno Station several times per hour for Rome Termini station — averaging 68 trains per day. The earliest Trenitalia train to Rome Termini leaves Salerno station at 3:25 a.m. The last train to Rome Termini leaves Salerno at 11:33 p.m.
Note that weekends and holidays typically mean less frequent service and sometimes longer travel times.
Amenities on the Freccia trains between Salerno and Rome
Many of Trenitalia’s Freccia AV trains make the journey between Salerno and Rome in just 1 hour and 25 minutes, traveling up to 155 miles per hour.
Italy’s high-speed trains are equipped with air conditioning and electrical outlets at your seat to charge devices. There is WiFi on Frecciarossa and Frecciargento trains, but the signal will drop in tunnels and at stations. Expect a cafe car on every train, as well as food cart that brings snacks, sandwiches and beverages to your seat. At the end of each car you’ll find a restroom and plenty of racks to store large luggage.
Salerno’s main train station is simply known as Salerno Station. While relatively small, the station provides all the basic amenities travellers need — including shops and a cafe. Salerno Station is a transportation hub for the Campania region, including Italy’s popular Amalfi Coast. From Salerno Station travelers can easily access Salerno’s port to board cruise ships.
Termini is Rome’s large, international train station and the main transportation hub for public transportation in Rome. Located in the center of the city, Roma Termini provides daily service to all major Italian cities as well as many major European cities. From Termini you can also catch the Leonardo Express train to Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino airport.