Palermo to Tropea by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 35m
  • Distance
    230 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Palermo to Tropea by train

Fast trains from Palermo to Tropea take around 6 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 230 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Palermo and Tropea.

1. Are there direct trains from Palermo to Tropea?

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

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Palermo to Tropea 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 8 departures.

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

The Palermo to Tropea train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Tropea is usually scheduled to depart Palermo around 04:58 and the last train is around 12:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Palermo around 05:08, and the last at 12:54.

When to book Palermo to Tropea 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 Tropea by train.

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Which train companies operate between Palermo and Tropea?

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

  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Tropea Express

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.