Palermo to Genoa by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    19hr 45m
  • Distance
    791 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    20hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Palermo to Genoa by train

Fast trains from Palermo to Genoa take around 19 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 791 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Palermo and Genoa.

1. Are there direct trains from Palermo to Genoa?

Direct trains from Palermo to Genoa have been found.

We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Palermo to Genoa every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Palermo to Genoa train travel time is normally about 19 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Genoa is usually scheduled to depart Palermo around 12:30 and the last train is around 12:54. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Palermo to Genoa 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 Genoa by train.

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Which train companies operate between Palermo and Genoa?

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

  • IC Notte
  • InterCity

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 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.