Palermo to Ancona by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 55m
  • Distance
    611 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    17hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Palermo to Ancona by train

Fast trains from Palermo to Ancona take around 14 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 611 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Palermo and Ancona.

1. Are there direct trains from Palermo to Ancona?

Journeys between Palermo and Ancona usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Palermo to Ancona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Palermo to Ancona?

The Palermo to Ancona train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Palermo to Ancona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ancona is usually scheduled to depart Palermo around 06:15 and the last train is around 20:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Palermo around 05:08, and the last at 20:55.

When to book Palermo to Ancona 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 Palermo to Ancona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Palermo and Ancona?

More than one train company operates on the route from Palermo to Ancona, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Ancona to Palermo by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.