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Duration 13h 39m
Distance 501 km
Average price 62€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Sicily and Vatican City takes 13h 39m and the fastest train takes 13h. There is at least one train per day from Sicily to Vatican City. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Palermo Centrale
  2. Vatican City
12h 51m
Bookable on Rome2rio
51€ - 78€

Sicily to Vatican City train times

Trains run once daily between Palermo and Vatican City. The service departs Palermo at 06:30 in the morning, which arrives into Vatican City at 19:30. All services require a transfer at PALERMO CENTRALE and take an average of 13h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Sicily to Vatican City? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Vatican City. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Roma Termini via Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 51m.

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The distance between Sicily and Vatican City is 501 km.

Sicily to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Palermo Centrale station.

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Sicily to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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What companies run services between Sicily and Vatican City?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini twice daily. Tickets cost 50€ - 75€ and the journey takes 11h 34m.
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Ave. Duration
11h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
50€ - 75€

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