Cagliari to Olbia by Train

From Cagliari to Olbia by train: connections between airports




How to arrive from Cagliari airport to Olbia by train

The center of Cagliari and the rest of Sardinia are connected by direct trains to the main centers of the island.

From the station Elmas-Airport it is possible to reach the city centre of Cagliari in about 6 minutes. The ticket costs € 1.30 (one way) and can be purchased directly in the Arrivals terminal through automatic vending machines

The average frequency of Elmas-Airport to central Cagliari is about 1 train every 20 minutes from 5.00 am to 9.00 pm

 

 

Train connections from central Cagliari to Olbia

Once you reach the central station of Cagliari you can continue your journey towards Olbia.
The journey time from Cagliari to Olbia varies between 3h 30 min and 4h  by direct trains or with change in Ozieri-Chilivani

from Cagliari to Olbia by train

Cagliari is about 270 km from Olbia

 

Regional Train: it makes more stops during the journey and arrives in Olbia in about 4 hours

Fast regional train: it normally carries out 9 stops and reaches Olbia in about 3 hours and a half

 

Below the map of Cagliari – Olbia railway line with all stops

Train Cagliari Olbia route

 

TIMETABLE OF TRAINS ROUTE CAGLIARI – OLBIA

There are 6 links a day from Monday to Friday and 5 connections a day on Saturday and Sunday

The first train normally starts at 6.30 in the morning from Cagliari-central station and arrives in Olbia at 09.58
Other departures: 8.35am – 12.22am – 2.30pm – 4.30pm – 6.30pm
The train of 18.30 is the last available from Cagliari and arrives in Olbia at 22.20

 

For updated timetables, rates and information, go to the website of Trenitalia



TICKET PRICES 

The cost of the ticket for the route from Cagliari to Olbia by train  € 18 – one way. Tickets can be bought at the station in Cagliari or online directly on Trenitalia.it

You can buy the ticket here

 

CAGLIARI STATION

Cagliari train station is located in Via Roma, 33 in front of Piazza Matteotti. A few minutes walk from the city center and the port that is right behind it. A short distance from the station – in Piazza Matteotti – there is the bus terminal that connects Cagliari to all the main cities of the island like Alghero, Oristano, Macomer, Nuoro, Olbia

OLBIA TRAIN STATION

Olbia railway station is located in the center of Olbia. It is connected to the Olbia-Costa Smeralda airport by city bus lines No. 2 and No. 10. Buses departing from the airport (from 7.30 am every quarter of an hour) stop at Via Gabriele D’Annunzio in front of the train station

Other links | How to get to Olbia from Alghero





FROM CAGLIARI  TO OLBIA by bus

IF YOU PREFER THE BUSES THERE ARE TWO DAY DEPARTURES FOR CAGLIARI TO OLBIA OPERATED BY THE BUS COMPANY  TURMO TRAVEL

Turmo Travel > Line Cagliari – Olbia

Turmo Travel > Line Cagliari – Santa Teresa (stops at Olbia-airport and port)

Other bus routes around Sardinia

For information on buses also read: bus connections between Alghero, Olbia and Cagliari