Duration 22h 5m
Distance 788 km
Average price 143€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Palermo and Genoa takes 22h 5m and the fastest train takes 16h 32m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Palermo to Genoa. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Palermo Centrale
  2. Roma Tiburtina
  3. Genoa
16h 53m
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57€ - 228€

Palermo to Genoa train times

Trains run six times a week between Palermo and Genoa. The service departs Palermo at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Genoa at 23:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 22h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Palermo to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Genova Brignole via Roma Termini and Roma Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 53m.

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The distance between Palermo and Genoa is 788 km.

Palermo to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Palermo Centrale station.

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Palermo to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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