Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Rome

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Cheapest

$189

Average

$209

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.

The average ticket from Geneva to Rome will cost around $ 209 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 189.

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01:39PMGeneva16h04 05:43AMRome Ostiense
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$1891One-way
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07:39AMGeneva13h00 08:39PMRome Tiburtina
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$2091One-way
05:39AMGeneva7h56 01:35PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way
07:39AMGeneva8h10 03:49PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way
01:39PMGeneva7h31 09:10PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way

Train schedule from Geneva to Rome

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05:39AMGeneva7h56 01:35PMRome Termini
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01:39PMGeneva16h04 05:43AMRome Ostiense
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01:39PMGeneva7h31 09:10PMRome Termini
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Fastest train times from Geneva to Rome

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Fastest Journey

7 h 31 m

Average

10 h 32 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

697 km

It's difficult to get from Geneva to Rome without transferring at least once.

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01:39PMGeneva7h31 09:10PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way
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05:39AMGeneva7h56 01:35PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way
07:39AMGeneva8h10 03:49PMRome Termini
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$2161One-way
07:39AMGeneva13h00 08:39PMRome Tiburtina
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$2091One-way
01:39PMGeneva16h04 05:43AMRome Ostiense
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$1891One-way

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Rome

distanceDistance432 miles (696 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$160 (€133)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Geneva to Rome cover the 432 miles (696 km) long route taking on average 7 h 56 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $120 (€100), but the average price of train tickets is $160 (€133). Travelers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Roma Termini.

Train providers: Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from Geneva to Rome trains

You can travel by train from Geneva to Rome with Frecciarossa and Trenitalia for as low as $120 (€100). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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Trenitalia train tickets between Geneva and Rome are available on Omio for as little as $120 (€100). Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train from Geneva to Rome, you can expect to travel 432 miles (696 km). Check Trenitalia’s train schedules and tickets for the Geneva to Rome journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: $120

Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Geneva to Rome and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from Geneva to Rome

If you are traveling from Geneva to Rome, trains can provide excellent connections to make your trip convenient and easy. The trains from Geneva to Rome involve a change at Milan as the first leg of the journey will direct you to Milan, and from there you can take connecting trains to reach Rome. The trains travel a distance of 432 miles (696 km) and take an average of about 9h 41min. There are about 20 trains from Geneva to Milan, and from Milan to Rome, about 40 trains run daily. Therefore, passengers can choose a suitable connection train from Milan to Rome according to the time they arrive in Milan from Geneva. Once you reach the capital city of Italy, you can visit the stunning attractions at Rome, including the Colosseum, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, and the majestic Vatican City.

 

Geneva to Rome Train Time: Daily Departures

The earliest train from Geneva to Milan departs at about 7:39 a.m., while the last train is scheduled at around 12:20 a.m. Trains from Geneva to Milan are available at a frequency of about 1h. For the second leg of the journey, trains from Milan to Rome are available at the earliest departure of approximately 5:00 a.m., and the last train is scheduled at about 10:05 p.m. The average frequency of trains from Milan to Rome is about 10min to 30min through the day. Thus, you can make the right choice of trains and plan with great convenience according to your itinerary.

 

How long is the journey by train from Geneva to Rome

The average journey time from Geneva to Milan takes about 4h to 10h in the first leg of the journey, depending on the train you choose and about 4h to 8h in the second leg of the journey from Milan to Rome. Thus, passengers can expect an overall journey time of about 8h to 18h from Geneva to Rome. The fastest trains from Geneva to Rome take about 7h 40min, whereas the longer journey takes a maximum of 20h. The journey time varies based on the trains you select, and the number of transfer stops in between the individual routes in either leg of the journey.

 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Geneva to Rome

Departure train station: The departure station in Geneva is Geneva Cornavin railway station. It is the main train station of the city that is located right in the city center. The station has amazing shopping facilities and numerous takeaway and food outlets. It also provides other services such as ATMs, currency exchange booths, free Wifi, ticketing counters, tourist information desk, and public restrooms. Passengers can reach the station through bus and tram lines across Geneva as the stops are located just outside the station.

Arrival train station: The arrival station in Rome is Rome Termini. The station is situated in the city center with close proximity to popular attractions in Rome. The Colosseum is about 1.2 miles (2 km) and a 20min walk from the station. Passengers can also access the Metro red and blue line services via the lower level of the station. Besides, once you step outside the station, it leads to the Piazza Dei Cinquecento lane, which is a major transportation hub for the local bus line across Rome. The Rome Termini station has a host of services, including shops, restaurants, a ticket office, a tourist information desk, currency exchange booths, a left-luggage office, passenger lounges, spas, and restrooms.

 

Which train companies travel from Geneva to Rome?

SBB, Trenitalia, and Italo are the companies that run trains from Geneva to Rome. The SBB trains cover the first leg of the journey from Geneva to Milan. Trenitalia and Italo trains run on the second leg of the journey from Milan to Rome. Both SBB and Trenitalia have a choice of non-stop trains that don't require making a transfer stop and also have trains that require multiple transfers between each route. There is only one SBB train from Geneva to Milan that departs at about 7:39 a.m. and provides non-stop trains. On the other hand, Trenitalia and Italo have several non-stop train choices from Milan to Rome available throughout the day. All trains follow a similar schedule of services during weekdays and weekends.

 

SBB trains from Geneva to Rome

SBB trains provide frequent lines from Geneva to Milan in the first leg of the journey with zero to four transfer stops. Passengers can pick between first-class and second-class tickets. You can also provide your seat and compartment preferences while booking an SBB ticket. Enjoy the exclusive services on board as the SBB trains snakes through the Alpine region, enabling you to indulge in panoramic views of the beautiful Swiss landscape.

 

Italo trains from Geneva to Rome

Italo trains run in the second leg of the journey from Milan to Rome and provide the fastest journey options from Milan to Rome in less than 3h 40min. Italo trains are available at a frequency of about 25min to 1h and provide premium services on board. These private trains run at high speeds of up to 190 mph (300 km/h), and passengers can choose Smart, Prima, and Executive club tickets.

 

Trenitalia trains from Geneva to Rome

Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa, Intercity, Intercity Notte, and Regionale trains run in the second leg of the journey from Milan to Rome. These trains have a travel time ranging from about 3h 10min to around 10h 7min depending on the number of transfer stops. Frecciarossa trains provide some of the fastest trains with no transfer stops and available at a frequency of about 10min to 1h throughout the day. However, Intercity and Regionale trains have a lesser frequency of trains with multiple transfer stops.

Train Geneva to Rome: Services on Board

Passengers can look forward to a comfortable travel experience during both legs of the journey. The SBB trains that run from Geneva to Milan provide first-class and second-class tickets, with all coaches having free Wi-fi. If you require assistance for boarding or alighting trains, you can reach out to the SBB helpline for special access facilities for passengers with disabilities. The Italo and Trenitalia Frecciarossa trains also provide special ticket options of second-class, premium, business, and executive services for added luxury and comfort during the second leg of the journey from Milan to Rome. These trains have free Wi-fi, an entertainment portal, bistro services, and spacious seats. On the other hand, Trenitalia’s Regionale and Intercity provide standard services with second-class armchair seats, air-conditioning, washrooms, and luggage space. Passengers with disabilities can request special assistance from Sala Blu RFI for Italo and Trenitalia trains or contact the train company’s helpline. There are no luggage restrictions on SBB and Trenitalia trains, provided it fits the designated luggage spaces without causing any inconvenience. Italo trains have some specific luggage restrictions and allow baggage on their Smart coaches provided it does not exceed 29.5 x 20.8 x 11.8 in (75 x 53 x 30 cm).

 

How to find cheap train tickets from Geneva to Rome?

Passengers searching for cheap trains from Geneva to Rome can book the best train fares at Omio after a thorough assessment of options available in their premier online booking portal. In order to obtain cheap fares, passengers can opt for slower connecting trains that tend to have a longer journey time or select a train during the off-peak hours like noon or nighttime. Moreover, if you are flexible with travel dates and book tickets in advance, you can obtain cheaper ticket fares. Other potential ways to book cheap tickets include looking for special discounts if you qualify for reduced ticket prices under the categories of children, students, senior citizens aged above 60, and when traveling in large groups.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Geneva, Switzerland to Rome, Italy?

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Rome, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 Rome, 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 between Geneva and Rome before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Rome, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Geneva from Rome?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Rome?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

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

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

Last checked on 1/13/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Geneva from Rome.

How much do cheap train tickets to Rome from Geneva cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Geneva and Rome for as low as $120 (€100)  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train between Geneva and Rome?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Geneva to Rome train price to come in at an average of $160 (€133)  one way.

How far is Rome from Geneva by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Rome from Geneva by train to be approximately 432 miles (696 km).

How long is the train ride between Geneva and Rome?

While the time it takes to travel 432 miles (696 km) between Geneva and Rome can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Geneva to Rome train journey time is on average 7 h 56 min.

What train station in Geneva goes to Rome? What train station do I come into Rome from Geneva?

When taking a train from Geneva, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Genève and Geneva. When you arrive in Rome, your train can arrive in train stations including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Genève   to Roma Termini.

Where do I find the Geneva train station to Rome? Where is the Rome train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Genève, is located 0.6 miles (950 m) from the city center of Geneva.

The most popular arrival train station, Roma Termini, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Rome.

What train providers go from Geneva to Rome?

When taking a train from Geneva to Rome, you can count on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Rome. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Rome from Geneva and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many train services are there between Geneva and Rome a day?

The average number of trains departing Geneva for Rome is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Geneva to Rome? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train for this route departs from Geneva at 4: 39 AM. The last train leaves from Geneva at 12: 39 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Geneva to Rome and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book train tickets from Geneva to Rome to score the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Geneva to Rome within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $160 (€133) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Geneva and Rome are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Genève is the most popular Geneva railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Geneva for your trip to Rome.