The train journey from Milan to San Benedetto del Tronto lasts about five hours. The regional train from San Benedetto del Tronto to Ascoli Piceno takes about thirty minutes
You can check train timetables and availability in the website www.trenitalia.it.
Just a word of caution: On Sunday and holidays or late in the evening there are no trains running from San Benedetto del Tronto to Ascoli Piceno. You need to take the blue “START” bus at the terminus, Hotel Gioli stop.
You can purchase bus tickets from the vending machine in front of San Benedetto station.
You can download START bus timetable in PDF format.
You can arrive by bus or by car, the journey lasts two and a half hours along a wonderful panoramic road (S4). As an alternative, you can take the highway (A24 E80) in direction Teramo. The journey lasts two hours.
You can take the START bus to Ascoli Piceno from Fiumicino Airport or from Via Castro Pretorio (turn right from Termini station exit to reach via Castro Pretorio, 84).
Download bus timetable from and to Rome in PDF format.
FROM FALCONARA AIRPORT, ANCONA
The airport is near Ancona (in the Marche region). It is 130 Km far from Ascoli Piceno.
From the airport you can travel by train or by car.
The airport website is www.ancona-airport.com
FROM PESCARA AIRPORT
Pescara is the Abruzzo region. It is 90 KM far from Ascoli Piceno.
From the airport you can arrive by train or by car.
The airport website is www.abruzzoairport.com