Portici 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 and arrive at Gioia Tauro every about 1 hour on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Portici to Gioia Tauro train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:00, while the last ride is at 22:55. A Portici to Gioia Tauro train cost about 23.5 €. But how long is the train ride from Portici to Gioia Tauro? Your journey takes about 5 hours on average.