Travel between Milan–Paris in less than 6h30 at a special price: the new route, operated by Trenitalia, lands on Omio!
You can now book tickets for the new Frecciarossa 1000 trains between Milan and Paris on the Omio website and on the app.
Omio is delighted to make available the new service offered by the Italian railway transport company which allows travellers to reach the French capital in less than seven hours. The maiden voyage departed at 6.25am on Saturday 18th December from Milano Centrale, bound for Paris Gare de Lyon. To promote the new route, a special price has been established for tickets, which can be purchased on the Omio website and app starting from 29 euros (The promotional price is valid for the standard class; refers to today's date and is subject to changes and availability).
Omio users can book one of the four daily round trips from Milano Centrale to Paris Gare de Lyon, stopping in Turin, Modane, Chambéry and Lyon Part Dieu, one in the morning and one in the evening.
When you’re looking to book your Trenitalia train tickets, purchasing them directly through Omio is very convenient. Both the website and app offer a very visual way of comparing cheap train tickets, allowing you to filter by price, provider, departure times and number of stopovers. On the mobile app you can have access to all of your Trenitalia tickets on your phone. Explore your Trenitalia train options on Omio and book train tickets from the comfort of your home or on the go. Not only that but with the Omio app, you'll receive live travel updates about your Trenitalia journey—from platform changes to travel info, you'll receive everything you need to know about your train journey.
Booking Trenitalia tickets with Omio is easy, simply put in your departing and arriving city, as well as the date you want to travel and then we'll do all the hard work! We find all the possible routes for Trenitalia, allowing you to pick the best option for your journey.
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All Trenitalia tickets are offered as singles or return. Pre-purchasing Trenitalia tickets online and in advance can save you money and allows you to take advantage of further discounts and promotions. Check out the different Trenitalia ticket types below:
The further in advance you book your Trenitalia train tickets, the less money they'll cost you. The table below shows the differing cost of train tickets depending on how long before departure you book. Booking a month in advance can almost half the cost of most train tickets, so it's worth planning ahead!
The ticket changes and refund policies when travelling with Trenitalia vary depending on the type of ticket purchased (Base, Economy or Super Economy). With Base and Economy tickets, it’s possible to change your booking on the high-speed Trenitalia Freccia trains free of charge as long as you cover the difference in the ticket fare. This also applies to changing the cabin class you wish to travel in and your travel dates.
Once the train has departed, however, it’s not possible to make any more changes. With the Super Economy fares, it’s not possible to make any changes to your train booking times and dates. If you purchased a Base fare for your trip, refunds are possible up to the departure time of the train. However, bear in mind that 20% of the original price of the ticket will be deducted from the amount refunded.
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The train journey going from Rome to Florence operates multiple times throughout the day. Trenitalia is just one of the train providers that make the journey. Nonetheless, it is the main train company in Italy. The Trenitalia trains from Rome to Florence can take as little as around 1h 17min on direct journeys, and up to about 6h 28min on night trains with a stopover. There are over 50 departures to Florence with Trenitalia Italy per day, a few times per hour. This provider offers trains departing from different stations around Rome such as the main Rome Termini, and also Rome Tiburtina and Rome Ostiense.
The train stations in Italy where the Trenitalia routes stop in Florence is are Santa María Novella, Campo di Marte and Rifredi stations. Trenitalia offers a variety of train lines for this route, from high-speed trains to standard regional ones. The high-speed trains tend to be more expensive.
The trip by train between Milan and Rome is one of the most popular long-distance train routes in Italy. The distance Trenitalia trains cover is approximately 296 miles (477 km). Trenitalia operates almost all of the routes going between these two Italian cities. The fastest Trenitalia ride to Rome from Milan is on the high-speed trains and can take as little as about three hours. These trips are nonstop and don’t require passengers to change trains along the way. However, there are other journeys that make one or two stopovers and can take up to around 11 hours.
The Trenitalia train rides depart out of Milan multiple times per hour, making the trip at least 50 times a day. The highspeed Trenitalia Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca trains tend to be more expensive than the other regional and long-distance Trenitalia lines. The main departure station offered via Omio is Milan Centrale, and these routes normally arrive at Rome Termini station.
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Book a train ticket from Milan to Florence through the Omio platform. There are more or less 40 departures per day going between these Italian cities, leaving Milan at least twice an hour. These trains cover a distance of approximately 167 miles (269 km). The duration of the Trenitalia journeys depends on the line operating the route. Trenitalia offers both high-speed trains as well as regional and standard long-distance routes. There are also some options that have one or two stopovers in between, extending the train ride a little bit more.
The fastest routes are on the Trenitalia Frecciarossa high-speed trains. The fastest Trenitalia journey from Milan to Florence takes more or less 1h 50min. However, there are some journeys that can take up to around 6h 50min, such as the regional lines stopping at one or two stations along the way where passengers are required to switch trains.
Trenitalia offer hundreds of routes throughout Italy as well as to neighbouring countries. A lot of these trips go through some of the main cities in Italy such as Rome or Milan, and to surrounding countries like Vienna, Zurich or Munich. Find inspiration in the Omio magazine">The Window Seat.
On board the Trenitalia Frecciarossa high-speed trains, you can choose between four seating classes and unlike many first class service options, they're all affordable! Trenitalia aims to accommodate every type of traveler (even those with a modest budget). Below are images of popular seating classes and summary of the services available on all class types:
Travelling by train in Italy is currently the most eco-friendly method of long-distance travel, emitting the least amount of carbon dioxide. Trenitalia has the objective of reaching carbon neutrality by 2050. This will refer to both the energy it demands as well as the energy it produces. They are continuously promoting the use of the national railway system as a more sustainable way of getting around, attempting to reduce the use of private vehicles.
Travelling on night trains is a great way of being efficient with your travel time, as well as reducing hotel and overnight expenses. Arriving the following morning at your next destination allows you to visit and see more. Trenitalia operates various night trains within Italy on the InterCity routes. These specific InterCity lines are called InterCityNotte. These overnight trips go from cities like Milan to other Italian cities such as Syracuse, Naples, or Palermo. From Rome, there are the same InterCity trains making the overnight trips within Italy to the same cities, as well as Venice and Bolzano.
Omio offers multiple Trenitalia options between large cities like Rome, Naples and Milan as well as other regional destinations. Booking through Omio is easy whether you do so on the website or the mobile app. It’s a great way to see all your options by price or duration and purchase your tickets on the go.
Generally, it’s not necessary to print tickets, especially those considered mobile tickets. Mobile tickets can be accessed through the Omio mobile app. If mobile tickets are not available for the journey you’re interested in, you will most likely receive an electronic ticket in your email.
Cancelling your tickets is possible through the Omio page where the tickets were purchased, on the "Your Bookings" page. However, any cancellation fees and possible refunds depend on the type of fare purchased and the services it includes.
Making modifications to your Omio Trenitalia tickets is generally not possible, but depends on the type of fare purchased. However, these changes may be possible through the Trenitalia travel site.
Italian stations, where Trenitalia routes operate, offer the Sala Blu service. This is where passengers with reduced mobility may request assistance, if needed, for getting around the stations as well as boarding Trenitalia trains.
Most Trenitalia trains offer wheelchair-accessible seating, especially the long-distance and highspeed routes. In the case of the Trenitalia Frecciarossa high-speed trains, the accessible seating is located in first class. However, disabled passengers are charged a second-class fare.
Yes, there aren’t any policies indicating the contrary. There are no specific restrictions for the age of passengers on board Trenitalia trains travelling without an adult.
Trenitalia does not have a specific luggage allowance per passenger. In general, you must be able to carry your own luggage and normally it’s two suitcases per person, in addition to one hand luggage item.
Omio allows travellers to filter their searches by price. It’s always a good idea to book in advance to get more affordable prices. Being flexible also allows you to choose cheaper options.
You may be required to present a Digital COVID certificate or equivalent to board Trenitalia trains. However, this may change and it also depends on the departure and arrival station, especially if you are crossing country borders. Check the restrictions of the departure and arrival cities beforehand.
Most of the high-speed Freccia routes have a restaurant service on board their trains. In some cabin classes, a welcome drink or snack may be included in your train fare. Nonetheless, all Trenitalia trains have restrooms.
Omio has a Customer Help Center to assist travellers with their Trenitalia bookings. Through this platform, it’s possible to get more information on your routes as well as solve any questions about booking modifications.
On Omio, you can book a wide range of train tickets with Trenitalia.
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