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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Palermo

distanceDistance634 miles (1023 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Palermo cover the 634 miles (1023 km) long route taking on average 60 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Barcelona, Spain to Palermo, Italy?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Palermo, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Palermo, Italy?

When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/15/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Palermo from Barcelona before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from Italy by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Palermo to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from Italy?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Palermo?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Barcelona from Palermo here.

How far is Palermo from Barcelona by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Barcelona to Palermo by train to be approximately 634 miles (1023 km).

How long is a train between Barcelona and Palermo on average?

While the time it takes to travel 634 miles (1023 km) to Palermo from Barcelona can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Barcelona to Palermo train journey time is on average 60 h 43 min.

What station does the train from Barcelona to Palermo depart from? Which Palermo train station do I come into from Barcelona?

Omio customers book a train from Barcelona Sants   to Palermo Centrale   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Barcelona train station to Palermo? Where is the Palermo train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Barcelona. The most popular arrival train station in Palermo, called Palermo Centrale, is located around 0.6 miles (1 km) away from its city center.

How many trains are there from Barcelona to Palermo a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Barcelona to Palermo. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Palermo
The major railway station for departures from Barcelona is Barcelona Sants. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barcelona Sants for your journey between Barcelona and Palermo.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+34 934956020
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17