InterCity Italy

Trains in Italy - Rail Guide, Train Tickets & Reservations

InterCity Italia - Info


These trains run on the traditional railway lines, outside the high-speed network. Trains do not run often, usually once or twice a day.


  • Turin to Ventimiglia | Ventimiglia to Turin
  • Milan to Rome through Genoa | Rome to Milan through Genoa
  • Rome to Palermo | Palermo to Rome
  • Milan to Bari | Bari to Milan
  • Bologna to Lecce | Lecce to Bologna

Standard class 

  • Comfortable seats
  • Power sockets at each seat (in most InterCity trains)
  • Reservation included

First Class

  • Reservation included
  • Comfortable seats
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • All seats have power points (in most InterCity trains)


Not available.


Not available.

Power sockets  

At all seats. (in most InterCity trains)


Children up to 11 years travel for free.


Dogs are taken as long they are on a leash and wear a muzzle. Dogs carried in a bench or bag travel for free, large dogs pay a half the fare of an adult.


No luggage limit on board of InterCity-trains. Small luggage can be stowed in the overhead luggage racks or under your seat, for larger cases there are luggage racks in the compartments and near the outside doors. 


Ticket inspections are made before entering the platforms on the main stations. In some stations ticket inspections are made on board of the train.

Discount cards

International discount cards dont give a discount on InterCity-services.

Interrail / Eurail 

Interrail and Eurail are accepted on all InterCity-services. Reservation is compulsory and the supplement is €3 for Standard Class and €3 for Premier and Business class.


For groups from 6 persons we offer special group fare, see Group travel by train.


The First class onboard InterCity-trains offers a comfortable and quiet working sphere. More information:  Business travel by train

At the station

Lounges are open for Executive-class passengers at major stations.

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Rail Map - Italy

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