Bologna Centrale to Palermo train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Palermo

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

120

Average

131

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Intercity
12:35AMBologna Centrale16h50 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1201One-way
Intercity
08:35PMBologna Centrale20h50 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1291One-way
Frecciarossa
08:18PMBologna Centrale21h07 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1441One-way

Train schedule from Bologna Centrale to Palermo

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Intercity
12:35AMBologna Centrale16h50 05:25PMPalermo
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Frecciarossa
08:18PMBologna Centrale21h07 05:25PMPalermo
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Intercity
08:35PMBologna Centrale20h50 05:25PMPalermo
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Fastest train times from Bologna Centrale to Palermo

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

16 h 50 m

Average

19 h 35 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

730 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Bologna Centrale for Palermo every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Intercity
12:35AMBologna Centrale16h50 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1201One-way
Intercity
08:35PMBologna Centrale20h50 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1291One-way
Frecciarossa
08:18PMBologna Centrale21h07 05:25PMPalermo
0 transfers
1441One-way

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Overview: Train from Bologna Centrale to Palermo

distanceDistance453 miles (730 km)
durationAverage train duration16 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$134 (€121)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFrecciargento, Intercity, Frecciarossa or ItaloTreno

Trains from Bologna Centrale to Palermo cover the 453 miles (730 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 46 min with our travel partners like Frecciargento, Intercity, Frecciarossa or ItaloTreno. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $134 (€121), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $56 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Train companies: Intercity, Frecciarossa and Italo from Bologna Centrale to Palermo trains

Buy your official Intercity, Frecciarossa and Italo train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Palermo from $56 (€51) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Intercity to Palermo from Bologna Centrale for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Intercity train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Bologna Centrale to Palermo train with Intercity (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Bologna Centrale - Palermo journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Bologna Centrale to Palermo by train is 453 miles (730 km). You can book tickets for this Intercity train for as low as $56 (€51) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Intercity tickets from Bologna Centrale to Palermo in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Intercity Bologna Centrale - Palermo train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. Frecciarossa trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 453 miles (730 km) quickly between Bologna Centrale and Palermo. When booking your Frecciarossa train from Bologna Centrale to Palermo, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. While each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

Prices for the Bologna Centrale to Palermo train start as low as $86 (€78) one-way on Omio. Simply check the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, choose between the Super Economy, Economy, and Base fares, and book your cheap train between Bologna Centrale and Palermo on Omio today!

Frecciarossa from Bologna Centrale to Palermo train information:

  • Average Duration: 27 h 41 min
  • Average Price: $86
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 1 a day

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

Italo from Bologna Centrale to Palermo train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 12 min
  • Italo frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna Centrale to Palermo

Travel by train to Palermo easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna Centrale to Palermo.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Bologna Centrale and Palermo for as low as $56 (€51)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bologna Centrale to Palermo train price to come in at an average of $134 (€121)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 453 miles (730 km)  to Palermo from Bologna Centrale by train.
On average the Bologna Centrale to Palermo train travel time is 16 h 46 min  for the 453 miles (730 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bologna Centrale, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Palermo Centrale, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Bologna Centrale to Palermo, you can rely on Frecciargento, Intercity, Frecciarossa or ItaloTreno to get you to Palermo. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Bologna Centrale to Palermo trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Bologna Centrale to Palermo. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Bologna Centrale to Palermo at 7: 07 AM   or take the last train from Bologna Centrale to Palermo leaving at 8: 35 PM. Look for the latest Bologna Centrale to Palermo train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you buy a train ticket from Bologna Centrale to Palermo within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $134 (€121) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Palermo are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Bologna Centrale

Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bologna Airport
6 miles (9 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Marconi Express monorail goes from the train station to the airport every 10 minutes. The journey takes about 15 minutes total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
ATM is located in the main hall.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage facility, open daily from 07: 00 to 22: 00, is located in front of binario 7 Ovest (Track 7 West).
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 477 Parking Pricing: €1. 50 per hour | €9. 00 from 05: 30 to 20: 00 | €5. 00 from 20: 00 to 05: 30
Dining
Dining
Burger King | A Cafè | VyTA Boulangerie | Venchi | Scambio | Juice Bar | KFC | Dispensa Emilia | Lavazza | Mokà | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Customer service center is on the ground floor and open every day from 06: 30 to 23: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Accessible facilities including barrier-free restrooms, elevators and ramps. Sala Blu mobility assistance available from 07: 45 to 22: 30 with advanced one-hour notice.

Trains arriving to Palermo

Phone
Phone

Distance from Palermo to city center
Distance from Palermo to city center
2.2 miles (3.5 km)
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