Train Modena - Palermo prices from $71.74

Start From
$71.74

Modena to Palermo by train

The journey from Modena to Palermo by train is 469.09 mi and takes 18 hr 2 min. There are 30 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:05 AM and the last at 10:42 PM. It is possible to travel from Modena to Palermo by train for as little as $71.74 or as much as $342.19. The best price for this journey is $71.74.

Lowest Price$71.74
Journey Duration18 hr 2 min
Connection per Day30
Lowest Price$71.74
Highest Price$342.19
First Departure12:05 AM
Last Departure10:42 PM
Distance469.09 mi
DepartureModena
ArrivalPalermo
CarriersRegionale Veloce, FrecciargentoMore

Modena to Palermo Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

Get from Modena to Palermo with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Modena to Palermo. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Modena to Palermo?

Prices will vary when you travel from Modena to Palermo. On average, though, you'll pay about $148.79 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $71.74, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from Modena to Palermo. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
When you're traveling from Modena to Palermo, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $148.79. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Modena to Palermo by train?

Traveling from Modena to Palermo by train will usually take 18 hr 2 min. This journey covers a distance of 469.09 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 18 hr 2 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Modena and Palermo runs for about 469.09 mi and usually takes approximately 18 hr 2 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 13 hr 12 min. If you are trying to get from Modena to Palermo as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What are the stations on the Modena to Palermo route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Modena and Palermo. You can start your journey in Modena at stations such as . These connect to stations including in Palermo. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Modena to Palermo.

How many daily journeys are there from Modena to Palermo?

The route from Modena to Palermo is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Modena 30 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Modena to Palermo, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 29 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Modena to Palermo. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

Show full descriptionHide full description

Compare prices and tickets from Modena to Palermo

Cheap train tickets from Modena to Palermo
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Modena to Palermo.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Modena to Palermo, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Modena to Palermo.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Show tickets by
Best time to book Modena to Palermo travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Modena to Palermo

The cheapest Modena - Palermo train tickets can be found for as low as $74.84 if you’re lucky, or $102.04 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $127.66.

Find the best day to travel to Palermo by train

When travelling to Palermo by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Frecciargento is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. The name "Frecciargento" means "silver arrow" in Italian, and the trains are known for their sleek, modern design and fast speeds. Frecciargento trains run on high-speed lines and conventional lines, connecting major cities across Italy, including Rome, Verona, Milan, Venice, Florence, and Naples. Frecciargento is one of several high-speed train services offered by Trenitalia, including Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca.

Italo, a subsidiary of the Italian railway company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV), operates a high-speed train service throughout Italy. The 2012 launch of Italo trains, which are both conventional and high-speed, provides travelers with speedy and comfortable travel across Italy. The 300 km/h speed ensures regular and comfortable transportation to major cities like Rome, Naples, Florence, and Milan.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Modena to Palermo

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciargento, Italo and DB - Intercity when traveling from Modena to Palermo.

Second Class

In Frecciargento's Standard Class, you can spend time on the FRECCE Portal, enjoy a comfortable journey in adjustable seats, charge your devices using electrical outlets, and taste delicious food and drinks at the FrecciaBistrò bar.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

First Class

In Frecciargento's First Class, you'll enjoy all the amenities found in Second Class plus more spacious and comfortable seats. Additionally, you'll be treated to complimentary snacks and a small welcome drink of either coffee or prosecco.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Smart

With the Smart ambiance, experience all the comforts and services of Italo at an affordable price.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning

Prima

Experience the best of Italo with the Prima ambiance, providing you with maximum comfort and top-notch services for your entire journey.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning

Club Executive

For an even more luxurious and relaxing trip, opt for the Club Ambiance. Here, you'll delight in ultimate comfort and pampering with spacious individual seating arrangements.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning

Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
wifi WiFi
quiet_zone Quiet zone
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

wifi WiFi open icon close icon
On Frecciargento trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
power_sockets Power sockets open icon close icon
Every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
luggage Luggage open icon close icon
On Frecciargento trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
accessibility Accessibility open icon close icon
Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
food_and_drink Food and drink open icon close icon
On Frecciargento trains, the FrecciaBistrò café-bar offers snacks, meals, and drinks. Use the Portale FRECCE portal for easy in-seat ordering or approach the staff. First Class travelers enjoy complimentary water, coffee, and a snack choice.
air_con Air conditioning open icon close icon
No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
bicycle Bicycle open icon close icon
Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
wifi WiFi open icon close icon
Italo trains come equipped with free WiFi and the ItaloLive entertainment portal, featuring an array of movies, shows, news, and more.
power_sockets Power sockets open icon close icon
All Italo trains provide power sockets at each seat.
luggage Luggage open icon close icon
Your train ticket comes with a luggage allowance, which you need to store in specified areas on Italo trains. In Smart ambience coaches, there's a size limit, so ensure your luggage doesn't exceed 75 x 53 x 30 cm. Adhering to these guidelines helps you avoid any penalties.
accessibility Accessibility open icon close icon
For travelers with reduced mobility, Italo trains have priority seating located near an accessible restroom, which includes tactile and Braille signage.
food_and_drink Food and drink open icon close icon
On Italo trains, while there's no dedicated dining carriage, vending machines in Coaches 3 and 7 (AGV trains) or Coaches 3 and 6 (EVO trains) offer snacks and drinks. Prima Ambience passengers receive a complimentary Welcome Service with a variety of snacks and beverages served at their seat. For an even more luxurious experience, Club Executive Ambience travelers enjoy an exclusive onboard catering service with espresso, pastries, and drinks delivered by attentive staff.
air_con Air conditioning open icon close icon
All Italo trains are equipped with air-conditioning.
bicycle Bicycle open icon close icon
Prams, pushchairs, and folding bicycles are considered standard luggage and should be stored in designated spaces on Italo trains. Oversized luggage and standard bicycles are not allowed. We recommend protecting your bicycle with a cover.
wifi WiFi open icon close icon
Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
power_sockets Power sockets open icon close icon
All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
luggage Luggage open icon close icon
On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
accessibility Accessibility open icon close icon
Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
food_and_drink Food and drink open icon close icon
On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
air_con Air conditioning open icon close icon
Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
bicycle Bicycle open icon close icon
For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board Frecciargento, Italo and DB - Intercity from Modena to Palermo
Compare services on board when travelling from Modena to Palermo by train.
Facilities Frecciargento Italo DB - Intercity Frecciarossa
quiet_zone Quiet zone check check cross check
wifi WiFi check check check check
power_sockets Power sockets check check check check
luggage Luggage check check check check
accessibility Accessibility check check cross check
food_and_drink Food and drink check check check check
air_con Air conditioning check check cross check
bicycle Bicycle check check cross check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check cross cross check

Modena to Palermo CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
52.85kg
Bus
56.62kg
Flight
150.99kg
Car
120.79kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Modena to Palermo by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Modena and Palermo are 52.85kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Modena and Palermo? By taking the train between Modena and Palermo you will save 98.14kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.77kg compared to a bus and 67.94kg compared to a car.

Anything we can improve?

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Modena to Palermo?
A train ticket from Modena to Palermo is $148.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $71.74.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Modena to Palermo?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Modena to Palermo is $71.74. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Modena and Palermo by train?
Modena to Palermo is 469.09 mi.
How long does the train between Modena and Palermo take?
Modena to Palermo is on average 18 hr 2 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 13 hr 12 min.
Which companies operate from Modena to Palermo?
The train journey from Modena to Palermo is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, Frecciargento, InterCityNotte, Italo, Traghetto, DB - Intercity and Frecciarossa.
How many train connections per day go from Modena to Palermo?
Modena to Palermo has 30 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Modena to Palermo leave?
The earliest train from Modena to Palermo departs at 12:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Modena to Palermo depart?
The latest train from Modena to Palermo departs at 10:42 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Modena to Palermo in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $71.74 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Modena to Palermo?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Modena to go to Palermo. You can go from Modena Station, Modena Terminal via Gottardi and Modena Autostazione and you can arrive at Palermo Autostazione and Palermo Centrale.
How many direct connections depart from Modena to Palermo?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Modena to go to Palermo.
What's the fastest journey time between Modena to Palermo by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Modena and Palermo is 13 hr 12 min.
Is there a direct train from Modena to Palermo?
Yes, there is a direct train between Modena and Palermo.
What are the CO2 emissions for Modena to Palermo by train?
The train journey from Modena to Palermo creates 52.85kg of CO2 emissions.

Go local from Modena

Trending routes

Weekend getaways from Modena

International routes from Modena and nearby areas

Other destinations from Modena

Main routes to Palermo

Related routes

Other popular routes