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Palermo to Milan by train

The journey from Palermo to Milan by train is 551.72 mi and takes 17 hr 45 min. There are 9 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:07 AM and the last at 8:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Palermo to Milan by train for as little as $47.98 or as much as $122.96. The best price for this journey is $47.98.

Lowest Price$47.98
Journey Duration17 hr 45 min
Connection per Day9
Lowest Price$47.98
Highest Price$122.96
First Departure5:07 AM
Last Departure8:25 PM
Distance551.72 mi
DeparturePalermo
ArrivalMilan
CarriersInterCityNotte, AutobusMore

Palermo to Milan Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Palermo to Milan?

On average, a train ticket from Palermo to Milan will cost you $86.68. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $47.98. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Palermo to Milan, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $86.68. 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 Palermo to Milan by train?

The average journey time is 17 hr 45 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 551.72 mi from Palermo to Milan. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Palermo to Milan to take longer than 17 hr 45 min. The journey between Palermo and Milan runs for about 551.72 mi and usually takes approximately 17 hr 45 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 12 hr 33 min. If you are trying to get from Palermo to Milan 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.

When do the first and last departures from Palermo to Milan leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Palermo to Milan, which usually leaves at 5:07 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 8:25 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Palermo to Milan, which usually leaves at 5:07 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 8:25 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Palermo to Milan route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Palermo from the following stations: Palermo, Piazza Cairoli,Palermo Via della Libertà,Palermo La Malfa,Palermo, Centrale,Palermo - Oreto Orsi,Palermo Port,Palermo Via Belgio. Arriving at Milan, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Milan (Malpensa Aeroporto Terminal 1),Rho - Fiera Milano,Milano, Lampugnano,Milano, Sesto San Giovanni,Milan Linate Airport (LIN),Milano - Porta Garibaldi,Milan Bergamo Airport (BGY),Milan - San Donato,Milan Rogoredo,Milano Cadorna,MILANO,Milano Centrale,Milano, Lambrate. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Milan.

How many journeys from Palermo to Milan are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Palermo to Milan using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 9 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Palermo to Milan using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Palermo to Milan each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 8 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Palermo to Milan. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Palermo to Milan, 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 Palermo to Milan.

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.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $26.57 to $138.73 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 81% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Palermo to Milan

The cheapest Palermo - Milan train tickets can be found for as low as $84.25 if you’re lucky, or $106.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $147.64.

Find the best day to travel to Milan by train

When travelling to Milan 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.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Palermo to Milan

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa and Italo when traveling from Palermo to Milan.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Smart

With the Smart ambiance, experience all the comforts and services of Italo at an affordable price.
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Prima

Experience the best of Italo with the Prima ambiance, providing you with maximum comfort and top-notch services for your entire journey.
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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.
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Facility Description

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

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On Frecciarossa 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.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa 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.
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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.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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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.
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Italo trains come equipped with free WiFi and the ItaloLive entertainment portal, featuring an array of movies, shows, news, and more.
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All Italo trains provide power sockets at each seat.
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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.
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For travelers with reduced mobility, Italo trains have priority seating located near an accessible restroom, which includes tactile and Braille signage.
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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.
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All Italo trains are equipped with air-conditioning.
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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.
Services on board Autobus, Italo and Frecciarossa from Palermo to Milan
Compare services on board when travelling from Palermo to Milan by train.
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Palermo to Milan CO2 Emissions by Train

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62.15kg
Bus
66.59kg
Flight
177.58kg
Car
142.07kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Palermo to Milan by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Palermo and Milan are 62.15kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Palermo and Milan? By taking the train between Palermo and Milan you will save 115.43kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.44kg compared to a bus and 79.92kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Palermo to Milan?
A train ticket from Palermo to Milan is $86.68. 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 $47.98.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Palermo to Milan?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Palermo to Milan is $47.98. 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 Palermo and Milan by train?
Palermo to Milan is 551.72 mi.
How long does the train between Palermo and Milan take?
Palermo to Milan is on average 17 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hr 33 min.
Which companies operate from Palermo to Milan?
The train journey from Palermo to Milan is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: InterCityNotte, Autobus, Traghetto, Italo, Regionale Veloce, Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity.
How many train connections per day go from Palermo to Milan?
Palermo to Milan has 9 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Palermo to Milan leave?
The earliest train from Palermo to Milan departs at 5:07 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 Palermo to Milan depart?
The latest train from Palermo to Milan departs at 8:25 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 Palermo to Milan 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 $47.98 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.
How many direct connections depart from Palermo to Milan?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Palermo to go to Milan.
What's the fastest journey time between Palermo to Milan by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Palermo and Milan is 12 hr 33 min.
Is there a direct train from Palermo to Milan?
Yes, there is a direct train between Palermo and Milan.
What are the CO2 emissions for Palermo to Milan by train?
The train journey from Palermo to Milan creates 62.15kg of CO2 emissions.

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