Use the "Rail Ticket Search" box to the left of this page for access to cheap Italian train fares, schedules and online bookings!
We have live connectivity to the Italian Railways, so the fares you see are based on current availability. Bookings for Italy have never been easier with all Italian domestic train tickets being electronic (E-tickets).
It has a widespread network covering over 3,500 miles of track and close to 360,000 train journeys a year.
Train travel in Italy is cheap compared to surrounding countries and is the best option for visiting large and medium-sized cities. The trains are modern, fast and very comfortable.
International Rail is the official Australian partner of Trenitalia. With a direct connection to the Italian Railway system, you can plan your trip to Italy now. View timetables and fares in real-time and make reservations online. You will have access to the full range of fares offered by Trenitalia including advance purchase and other discounted fares.
So book now and enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in the world.
Types of Trains in Italy
Frecciarossa trains - trains connecting Turin-Milan-Bologna-Rome-Naples-Salerno on the high speed line. The trains reach the speed up to 360 km/h.
New levels of Seating now offered.
For more on these new classes of seating, please click here.
Frecciargento - trains connecting Rome to Venice, Verona, Bari/Lecce, Lamezia Terme/ReggioCalabria on the high speed lines and traditional lines. Frecciargento trains reach up to 250 Km/h speed.
Frecciabianca - trains connecting Milan to: Venice, Udine e Trieste; Genoa and Rome; down to Bari, Lecce on the traditional line. Frecciabianca trains can reach speed of 200 km/h.
Frecciabianca trains connect Milan to Venice, Udine e Trieste; Genova e Rome; Bari and Lecce. Speed and comfort for passengers travelling on the traditional line.
Other Eurostar Italia - trains conencting Rome to Ancona, Genoa, Lamezia Terme, Reggio Calabria, Perugia, Ravenna, Rimini, Taranto.
All trains are non smoking
Welcome service, which provides a sweet or savoury snack and hot or cold drink, served directly at your seat by uniformed personnel (on some routes only).
On the morning trains, travellers will also be offered a daily newspaper.
Access to Eurostar Club-reserved mini-lounges: in Bari, Bologna,
Florence, Milan, Naples, Padova, Reggio Calabria, Rome , Turin,
Venice (S. Lucia).
Other onboard services
Coffee bar service complete with fresh sandwiches, snacks, drinks, desserts and hot and cold drinks.
Sit-down restaurant service with full menu on some routes. The meal assortment is changed often and in keeping with the seasons. To book lunch or dinner, simply ask the on board personnel who will ask passengers in the first-class carriage shortly before the service commences
Intercity - trains connecting major and minor cities in Italy to meet the different mobility requirements of medium to long distances. The Intercity trains can reach up to 200 Km/h.
The local transport fleet is made up overall of about 4,800 carriages, 800 locomotives and over 2,200 light stock (electric and diesel locomotives with towed carriages).
At international level are connections with Switzerland, Austria, Germany, France, Spain, Croatia, Slovenia, Prague and Budapest. Reduced journey times, excellent comfort and quality services sum up day and night travel in Europe.
THELLO - Night Train connection Italy to Paris
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