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Rome to Pompeii Shuttle Bus & Independent Day Trip

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  • Location: Rome, Italy
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3058VESUVIUS
An independent round-trip tour from Rome to Pompeii by air-conditioned coach. It's the best way to arrange a do-it-yourself tour of Pompeii from Rome. When you get to Pompeii, you can tour the site independently or take one of the guided group tours departing from the entrance to the site (additional cost, payable direct).


  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Excellent value for money
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Despite wars waged on its soils, assaults by earthquakes and a volcano eruption 19 centuries ago, Pompeii remains a vibrant, well-preserved and accessible destination. As you wander from mosaic to monument, and temple to theater, you'll step back in time and imagine daily life in this legendary city. To help you navigate your way around the site, remember that all paths begin and end with beautiful frescoes depicting scenes from daily life in ancient Pompeii.

The trip from Rome to Pompeii takes three and a half hours. Note, you'll board the shuttle for your return journey at 3:30pm, arriving back in Rome at around 7pm.

7:30am Upgrade Departure:
Gain access to the Pompeii excavations and enjoy a 2-hour tour in a group of no more than 25 people, with personalized attention from your guide.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Central Rome
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Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at approx. 7pm

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7:30am Standard Tour
Code: EN0730

Standard departure to Pompeii and Independent day trip

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7:30am: Upgrade Tour

Pompeii and Independent day trip gaining access to the Pompeii excavations plus a 2-hour tour with an English-speaking guide

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Rome to Pompeii Shuttle Bus & Independent Day Trip


  • Return shuttle service from Rome to Pompeii
  • Transportation by air-conditioned coach or mini bus for small groups
  • English speaking hostess on board the shuttle
  • Pompeii books on board for you to read and learn about the sites
  • Entrance fee to the Pompeii excavations (if upgrade is selected)
  • 2-hour walking tour of the Pompeii excavations (if upgrade is selected)
  • All entrance fees
  • Optional gratuity
  • Food and drinks
  • Guided tour of Pompeii
Additional Information:

  • Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking.
  • There is no toilet onboard the bus, however a 10 - 15 minute stop is made en route.
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • It is not possible to stay overnight in Pompeii and return to Rome the following day as shuttle services do not run daily.

Please note:
This tour requires a minimum number of 15 people to operate. There is a possibility that the tour may be canceled after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be provided with an alternative date or receive a full refund.

  • Infants aged 5 years and under are free of charge
  • Child prices are applicable for children aged 6 - 12 years
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Patricia P, October 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Pompeii. The bus ride was comfortable and our bus guide was very informative. Our guide through the city of Pompeii was excellent. Our group of 8 was an ideal size.

Reviewed by: Ronald Eugenio S, October 2014

Confortable bus, fast trip, good tour guide. I recommend it!

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Tour code: 3058VESUVIUS