Italian trains: Italo

Italian trains: Italo
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  • Florence - Rome: 01:32
  • Book early, save up to 80%
  • Book up to 120 days in advance
  • E-ticket
  • High speed trains

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Italian trains: Italo

Italo, high speed trains serving main cities like Venice, Rome, Milan, Florence etc with best comfort.

Italo is the high speed train operated by a second railway company in Italy, NTV (Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori). Italo is a beautiful and modern red train, travelling at up to 360km/h. It connects major Italian cities like Rome, Napoli, Florence and Milan. Italo’s design, comfort, onboard services awaken the pleasure of train travel. Wi-Fi Internet everywhere on board and small cozy business class lounges, refined cuisine… such are the treats which await you on board the Italo. Italo is one of the most modern trains in the world. Compared to a classic high speed train, it consumes 30% less energy, thus promoting actions which will improve eco-sustainability. If you have purchased a rail pass which includes Italy, please note that Passholder fares are not offered for Italo trains. If you have an Italo ticket from/to Florence, you can benefit from free travel on the Ataf network (buses, tramvia 1) 24 hours before or after your travel date. Please note that if the number of infants exceeds the number of adults, any additional infant will be charged at a child’s rate.

Popular journeys and travel durations

Popular journeys
Journey Travel time
Napoli – Roma1 h 08
Roma – Firenze1 h 27
Milan – Firenze1 h 56
Roma – Bologna2 h 12
Firenze – Napoli2 h 42
Roma – Milan2 h 45
Milan – Napoli4 h 46

Booking and printing options

Booking :
  • Italian trains: Italo tickets are open for booking 120 days ahead.
  • Get the lowest prices by booking early and don’t wait until the last minute as cheaper seats sell the fastest.
  • Opt for off-peak trains when you have to travel short notice. They are more affordable than morning and evening trains along with those running on holiday eves, Friday and Sunday afternoon.

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Seat reservation :
  • Mandatory for this train! The seat reservation is included in the price of your ticket. Please note that seats are auto-allocated by train carriers. Depending on availabilities, carriers will ensure that all passengers of a same party are seated together. Seats can be swapped only once on-board.

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If you are looking for comfort, safety and value for money to visit Italy’s main cities, look no further. Italo is the perfect way to discover Italy by train.

Privately operated by NTV, Italo trains have an avant-garde look and feel, almost inviting you to jump on board hit the rails immediately.

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Experience the service

Before you board

The high-speed Italo trains will stop at Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense when in Rome, and Milano Centrale and Milano Rogoredo when in Milan.

The Milan Central railway station is the most important train station in Milan.

The Milano Rogoredo railway station has a connection with Rogoredo metro station. It is located about 10km away from the Linate airport. The ATM Bus lines 73 and X73 offers a connection from Milano Linate airport to Milan city centre.

The Roma Termini railway station is the main railway station of Rome. It is 20 minutes’ walk away from the Colosseum.

The Roma Ostiense railway station is the gateway to Roma Fiumicino Airport and is convenient for business travellers.

The Roma Tiburtina railway station is 4 km away from Roma Termini station. The metro offers an easy connection between the two stations. Roma Tiburtina railway station is a brand new station for high speed trains only. It is connected to the Tiburtina metro station.

Other stations served by the Italo trains are Torino Porta Nuova and Verona Porta Nuova.

There is no check in or customs procedures prior to boarding Italo trains. However ticket control or ID checks can occur randomly on board. For any assistance, queries or requests please refer to the Casa Italo counters.

Onboard

Classes and facilities offered by Italo
First classFirst classSecond class
Carrier’s designationName of class of service as you might see on your ticket.ClubPrimaSmart
Business lounge at station Get the ultimate treat before any trip, or simply an ideal place to continue working.
Video screens Ideal for entertainment, some coaches are equipped with screens.
Welcome drink Nothing more refreshing than being welcomed by a drink from the friendly staff.
Reclining seats Cosy with more legroom, reclining seats are ideal to enjoy the trip.
Comfortable seats Spacious leather seats with a headrest and generous legroom.
Snacks and beverages Whenever you feel peckish, you can buy something on board to eat or drink.
Power sockets Ideal to plug your laptop, phone or any electronic device from your seat.
Service crew For any question or help, a hostess/steward is present on board.
WiFi Internet Enjoy the freedom to read your emails, surf and listen to online music thanks to the wireless internet on board.


Highlights

  • Each carriage of Italo trains is equipped with CCTV, thus allowing an increased security for the passengers.
  • If you want to have a snack or a drink, there are 2 Area Break with self-service vending machines in coach n°3 and n°7 on board the Italo trains. Passengers travelling in Prima or Club can benefit from an at-seat catering service on board the Italo trains.

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F.A.Q

  • Q. How shall I retrieve my Italo tickets?

  • Q. How old do you have to be to qualify for Senior Fare on Italo?

  • Q. Are there any designated to store luggage on board the Italo trains?

  • Q. Is there a catering service on Italo trains?

  • Q. Do I need to book my Italo ticket?

  • Q. How many classes of travel does Italo offer?

  • Q. What are the main destinations Italo trains connect to?

  • Q. How far in advance can I book a ticket for Italo?

  • Q. When do I need to check-in before boarding a Italo train?

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Overall rating (58)

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Overall appreciation

Excellent 60% Very good 28% Average 8% Poor 1% Terrible 4%



  • "1st usage"    
    1st usage of Italian train    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Overnight train with bed cabin"    
    Small cabin. 6 beds arranged along 2 sides w 3 beds on ea side. Per side, the bed is on top, middle (foldable)    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Pleasent trip"    
    We enjoyed it very much.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Venice to Rome on train"    
    Wonderful journey. Best part was free wifi. Got disconnected a couple of times, but overall good experience. Biji    Value for money  Convenience
  • "rome to milan"    
    the train was stunning, the leg room was fantastic, the internet was world class. loved it.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "all good except wifi"    
    Comfortable seats and spacious. The wait was convenient as we were able to sit in Italo office/reception. Free food in the train not good for the price you pay but at least there is snacks provided. They can do better at this. Wifi is good for nothing, I mean it was just incredibly slow as a snail. I wasn't even able to load a page for entire 3 hour ride. Overall it was all good.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Great ride"    
    The wifi connection was fair. Comfortable seats.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Pleasantly surprised"    
    The train was very comfortable, clean and was on time. Space to store luggage was limited but it is manageable. Loved that you can charge your electronic devices on the train. They supposedly have wifi but it did not work. In spite of all this, I highly recommend it.    Convenience
  • "Fantastic trip through Europe"    
    Super. On time. Comfy. Great views. Great stations.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Value for for the price "    
    Hope to use Italo again if the current condition is the same . price , comfort , easy access, convenient    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Italo"    
    Fast and Safe    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Great way to travel"    
    The train was comfortable and had charging ports for devices. It was not difficult to locate our seats.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "Surprise"    
    The process of online purchasing tickets was easy and fast. The train also was very fast. Almost half an hour even did not recognised that the speed of the train is 250 km/h, no noise, no shockings. Better than shinkanzen was 25 years ago.    Value for money  Convenience
  • "VERY GOOD"    
    THE TRAIN IS VERY COMFORTEBAL EXCELLENT VALUE FOR MONEY GOOD CONVENIENCE  
  • "A happy journey"    
    Me    Value for money  Convenience
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