Milan to Palermo by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Milan to Palermo by train
Fast trains from Milan to Palermo take around 20 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 886 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Milan and Palermo.
1. Are there direct trains from Milan to Palermo?
Direct trains from Milan to Palermo have been found.
We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Milan to Palermo every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Milan to Palermo?
The Milan to Palermo train travel time is normally about 20 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Milan to Palermo train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only direct train to Palermo is usually scheduled to depart Milan around 20:10.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Milan to Palermo train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Milan to Palermo are $44.48.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $62 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $106. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Milan to Palermo train tickets?
Trains in Italy usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Milan to Palermo by train.
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Which train companies operate between Milan and Palermo?
IC Notte is the train company that operates on the route from Milan to Palermo.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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