Florence to Palermo train

Cheap train tickets from Florence to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£95

Average

£124

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:40Florence Santa Maria Novella16h25 23:05Palermo Centrale
2 changes
£951One-way
2nd Cheapest
00:45Florence Santa Maria Novella18h40 19:25Palermo Centrale
2 changes
£1081One-way
05:45Florence Santa Maria Novella17h20 23:05Palermo Centrale
2 changes
£1171One-way
09:13Florence Santa Maria Novella13h52 23:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1201One-way
06:00Florence Santa Maria Novella13h25 19:25Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1291One-way

Train schedule Florence to Palermo

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
00:45Florence Santa Maria Novella18h40 19:25Palermo Centrale
2 changes
05:45Florence Santa Maria Novella17h20 23:05Palermo Centrale
2 changes
06:00Florence Santa Maria Novella13h25 19:25Palermo Centrale
1 change
06:40Florence Santa Maria Novella16h25 23:05Palermo Centrale
2 changes
07:05Florence Santa Maria Novella12h20 19:25Palermo Centrale
2 changes
09:13Florence Santa Maria Novella13h52 23:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
10:13Florence Santa Maria Novella12h52 23:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
19:13Florence Santa Maria Novella14h11 09:24Palermo Centrale
1 change
20:48Florence Santa Maria Novella15h09 11:57Palermo Centrale
1 change

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Fastest train times from Florence to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

12 h 20 m

Average

14 h 54 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

653 km

It's difficult to get from Florence to Palermo without changing at least once.

Fastest
07:05Florence Santa Maria Novella12h20 19:25Palermo Centrale
2 changes
£1491One-way
2nd Fastest
10:13Florence Santa Maria Novella12h52 23:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1291One-way
06:00Florence Santa Maria Novella13h25 19:25Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1291One-way
09:13Florence Santa Maria Novella13h52 23:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1201One-way
19:13Florence Santa Maria Novella14h11 09:24Palermo Centrale
1 change
£1391One-way

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Overview: Train from Florence to Palermo

distanceDistance404 miles
durationAverage train duration13 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€102)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento

Trains from Florence to Palermo cover the 404 miles long journey taking on average 13 h 25 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £90, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Train companies: Frecciarossa and Intercity trains Florence to Palermo

Find the best trains from Florence to Palermo with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa and Intercity from £78. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Intercity
Frecciarossa

Intercity is one of the best options when travelling by train to Palermo from Florence. Omio quickly shows you current Intercity train timetables for the Florence - Palermo trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance from Florence to Palermo is around 404 miles (652 km) and the cheapest Intercity one-way ticket you can book starts at £90. As you check the latest Florence to Palermo train timetable from Intercity for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Palermo safely. If you search for Intercity tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Intercity ticket between Florence and Palermo so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. Frecciarossa trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 404 miles (652 km) quickly between Florence and Palermo. When booking your Frecciarossa train from Florence to Palermo, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. While each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

Prices for the Florence to Palermo train start as low as £78 one-way on Omio. Simply check the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, choose between the Super Economy, Economy, and Base fares, and book your cheap train from Florence to Palermo on Omio today!

Frecciarossa from Florence to Palermo train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 10 min
  • Average Price: £78
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Florence to Palermo

Travel by train to Palermo easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Florence to Palermo.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Florence to Palermo for some dates and times for as low as £78  one way in the next 7 days.
The Florence to Palermo train ticket price is on average £90  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The distance between Florence and Palermo by train is approximately 404 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 404 miles between Florence and Palermo can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Florence to Palermo is on average 13 h 25 min.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Firenze Santa Maria Novella   to Palermo Centrale.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Palermo Centrale and need to travel approximately 2.4 miles (3.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in Palermo.

For the journey from Florence to Palermo you can take a train with Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte or Frecciargento. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Palermo from Florence on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Florence for Palermo is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Florence to Palermo leaves at 04: 40   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 53. Omio shows you the latest train from Florence to Palermo schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book a train ticket between Florence and Palermo within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £90 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Florence to Palermo are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Florence
Palermo
The major railway station for departures from Florence is Firenze Santa Maria Novella. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Firenze Santa Maria Novella for your trip from Florence to Palermo.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 0552352595
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transport options for Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Tram lines: T1, T2
Bus lines: 6, 11, 12, 13, 17, 23, 36, 37, C4
Train lines: FR, FA, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 20: 45
Public transport options for Firenze Campo di Marte
Bus lines: 12, 13, 33
Train lines: FA, IC, ICN, R

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