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Train Information between Madrid and Palermo

distanceDistance923 miles (1488 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Madrid to Palermo cover the 923 miles (1488 km) long trip taking on average 64 h 27 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

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Trains from Madrid 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 Madrid to Palermo.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Madrid, Spain to Palermo, Italy?

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Palermo, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Palermo from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Palermo, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Palermo from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Madrid, Spain from Palermo, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Palermo to Madrid is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from Italy?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Palermo?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 21/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Palermo to Madrid train here.

What is the distance by train from Madrid to Palermo?
You should expect to travel around 923 miles (1488 km)  to Palermo from Madrid by train.
How long is the train to Palermo from Madrid?
While the time it takes to travel 923 miles (1488 km) between Madrid and Palermo can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Madrid to Palermo is on average 64 h 27 min.
Which train station in Madrid goes to Palermo? Which train station do I come into Palermo from Madrid?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Where do I find the Madrid train station to Palermo? Where is the Palermo train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Palermo most often arrive at Palermo Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services are there to Palermo from Madrid a day?
The average number of trains departing Madrid for Palermo is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Palermo
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for your trip between Madrid and Palermo.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203