Ercolano to Gioia Tauro trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Portici-Ercolano, Napoli Centrale and arrive at Gioia Tauro, Villa S. Giovanni, Reggio di Calabria Centrale every 60 minutes on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Ercolano to Gioia Tauro train schedule: the first train leaves at 15:55, while the last ride is at 23:53. A Ercolano to Gioia Tauro train cost about 48.30 €. But how long is the train ride from Ercolano to Gioia Tauro? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 2 direct trains between these two cities. When booking your train ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost trains from Ercolano to Gioia Tauro with fares starting from 32.90€, saving up to 23%.