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    18hr 34m

Travelling from Genoa to Palermo by train

Fast trains from Genoa to Palermo take around 18 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 791 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Genoa and Palermo.

Are there direct trains from Genoa to Palermo?

Direct trains from Genoa to Palermo have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Genoa to Palermo every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Genoa to Palermo?

The Genoa to Palermo train travel time is normally about 18 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Genoa to Palermo train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Palermo is usually scheduled to depart Genoa around 21:54 and the last train is around 22:05. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Genoa 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 Genoa to Palermo by train.

Which train companies operate between Genoa and Palermo?

IC Notte is the train company that operates on the route from Genoa 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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