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 Rome to Genoa will cost around $ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 45.
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Of the 53 trains that leave Rome for Genoa every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 401 km distance in an average of 6 h 6 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 47 m .
The slowest trains will take 10 h 13 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||249 miles (401 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$44 (€35)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Frecciabianca, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Regionale Veloce, Regionale or Frecciarossa|
Trains from Rome to Genoa cover the 249 miles (401 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 52 min with our travel partners like Frecciabianca, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Regionale Veloce, Regionale or Frecciarossa. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $44 (€35), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Genova Piazza Principe.
For as little as $41 (€33) you can travel by train between Rome and Genoa with Trenitalia and Frecciarossa. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Enjoy the train ride between Rome and Genoa with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.
Trenitalia tickets from Rome to Genoa are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. 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 between Rome and Genoa, you can expect to travel 249 miles (401 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Rome to Genoa journey and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!
These are Trenitalia's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Rome to Genoa:
Travelers planning a city break or business trip from the Italian capital to the historic city in Liguria can take direct trains from Rome to Genoa using Italy's high-speed network. There are daily direct trains seven days a week, with a choice of morning departure times and an overnight service. Journey times from the capital to Genoa range from just over four hours to more than five hours. Indirect connections with one change en route increase the rail travel options from Rome.
The Italian national rail operator Trenitalia provides direct trains to Genoa from Rome Termini Station with regular Intercity express services and its high-speed Frecciabianca trains. In addition, there are indirect trains requiring one change en route, using Trenitalia Regionale services from Rome connecting with an Intercity departure from Pisa Centrale.
The fastest daily service on the 311-mile route north-west from Rome to Genoa is the early morning departure, taking four hours and 16 minutes to reach the northern city. Other direct trains take between 35 minutes and 90 minutes longer. The overnight service to Genoa from Rome Ostiense takes five hours and 50 minutes.
The Trenitalia schedule provides five daily direct departures from Rome to Genoa from Saturday to Tuesday and four trains from Wednesday to Friday. Schedules include a nightly overnight service from Rome Ostiense, leaving just after midnight, and three or four daily morning departures from Rome Termini.
Departure train station: Rome Termini is one of Europe's largest rail hubs, located in central Rome with public transport links on city buses and the red and blue lines of the Rome Metro. Rome Ostiense, the departure point for overnight trains, is on the southern side of the city with numerous bus links and Metro trains available from the adjacent Piramide station. Both stations have news vendors, restaurants, food stores, and taxi stands.
Arrival train station: Genoa Piazza Principe is the city's 19th-century neo-classical rail hub, located centrally with its own stop on the city Metro and nearby bus and funicular stops. The main concourse has a tourist information desk, restaurants, coffee bar, baggage storage facilities, and taxi stands.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your route from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Genoa, you can end your journey in train stations like Genova Piazza Principe, Genova Brignole and Genova Sampierdarena.
Omio customers book a train from Roma Termini to Genova Piazza Principe most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Roma Termini, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Rome. The most popular arrival train station in Genoa, called Genova Piazza Principe, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.
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