Rome to Palermo train

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Cheap train tickets from Rome to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Rome to Palermo is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Intercity
07:2411h38
Rome Termini
19:02Palermo Centrale
£761One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Intercity
11:2611h24
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
£761One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Intercity Notte
20:1613h08
Rome Termini
09:24Palermo Centrale
£961One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Intercity Notte
22:3613h21
Rome Termini
11:57Palermo Centrale
£961One-way
0 changes
Frecciarossa
12:0010h50
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
£1081One-way
1 change

Train timetableRome to Palermo

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 April
Intercity
07:2411h38
Rome Termini
19:02Palermo Centrale
0 changes
Frecciargento
08:5810h04
Rome Termini
19:02Palermo Centrale
1 change
Intercity
11:2611h24
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
0 changes
Frecciarossa
12:0010h50
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
1 change
Intercity Notte
20:1613h08
Rome Termini
09:24Palermo Centrale
0 changes
Frecciarossa
21:0012h24
Rome Termini
09:24Palermo Centrale
1 change
Intercity Notte
22:3613h21
Rome Termini
11:57Palermo Centrale
0 changes

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Train times from Rome to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

10 h 4 m

Average

11 h 49 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

427 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Rome for Palermo every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Frecciargento
08:5810h04
Rome Termini
19:02Palermo Centrale
£1161One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
Frecciarossa
12:0010h50
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
£1081One-way
1 change
Intercity
11:2611h24
Rome Termini
22:50Palermo Centrale
£761One-way
0 changes
Intercity
07:2411h38
Rome Termini
19:02Palermo Centrale
£761One-way
0 changes
Frecciarossa
21:0012h24
Rome Termini
09:24Palermo Centrale
£1321One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Rome to Palermo

distanceDistance264 miles
durationAverage train duration10 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£86 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesIntercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Frecciargento

Trains from Rome to Palermo cover the 264 miles long journey taking on average 10 h 20 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Frecciargento. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £86. Travellers depart most frequently from Rome Termini and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Train providers: Intercity Notte, Intercity and Italo trains Rome to Palermo

For as little as £31 you can travel by train between Rome and Palermo with Intercity Notte, Intercity and Italo. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Intercity Notte is an Italian train service operated by Trenitalia. It runs overnight services between major cities in Italy, making it a great option for travelers looking to save time and money. The Intercity Notte offers two types of trains: the Frecciarossa Notte and the Frecciargento Notte. The Frecciarossa Notte is the fastest train, with speeds of up to 300 km/h, while the Frecciargento Notte is slightly slower but still offers a comfortable journey. Both trains offer a range of onboard facilities, including comfortable seating, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi. Trenitalia offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort, and Business. Standard tickets are the most affordable, while Comfort and Business tickets offer additional benefits such as priority boarding and access to the lounge. The most popular routes for Intercity Notte are Rome to Milan, Rome to Venice, and Milan to Venice. These routes offer travelers the chance to explore some of Italy's most iconic cities in a convenient and comfortable way.

Intercity Notte from Rome to Palermo train information:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: £63

FAQs: Rome to Palermo train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rome 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 Rome to Palermo.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Rome to Palermo can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rome to Palermo is £86; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Rome to Palermo train time is 10 h 20 min   covering the 264 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rome to Palermo leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rome to Palermo leaves at 22: 00.
There is 1 train a day from Rome to Palermo which require at least one change with Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Frecciargento. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Rome to Palermo with Italo or Frecciargento. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Frecciargento.
For the best Rome to Palermo train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Frecciargento. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Rome to Palermo to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Rome to Palermo with Intercity Notte. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Rome Termini, Rome Tiburtina and Rome Trastevere. When arriving in Palermo, you can end your route in train stations like Palermo Centrale, Palermo Notarbartolo and Palermo Marittima.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rome Termini, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Palermo Centrale, located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Rome to Palermo is February.
You have options as you can travel between Rome and Palermo 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Rome and Palermo

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Palermo
Rome Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your journey to Palermo.
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Phone Number
+39 064745421
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Rome Termini
Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
Tram lines: 5, 14
Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
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Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
Public transport options for Rome Tiburtina
Metro lines: LB
Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3
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