ATHENS TO ROME BY TRAIN

Travel from Athens (Greece) to Rome (Italy) by train (1052 km): schedule and information to the train connection. Compare fares and buy your ticket.

To travel by train and ferry from Athens in Greece to Rome in Italy, use one of the ferry connections from Patras via Igoumenitsa to Bari, Ancona, Venice or Trieste.

There are three different travel routes. Have a look on them and decide which one fits best for you.

1 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Bari (Italy) - Rome (Italy) 2 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Ancona (Italy) - Rome (Italy) 3 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Venice (Italy) - Rome (Italy)

1052 km

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1 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Bari (Italy) - Rome (Italy)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
1A Travelling from Athens to Patras (Greece)
Train tickets for Greece can be bought locally or online. Advance tickets for Intercity connections are cheaper than normal fare and are available online only.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Inter City (IC) / Proastiakos (P)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
B335 Belgrade - Thessaloniki / T 601 Alexandroupoli - Athens / B 334 Thessaloniki - Belgrade / T 600 Athens - Alexandroupoli

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Athens - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Skopje

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
OSE TRAINOSE / BLUE Blue Star Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines / METU Metro Turizm / CRZH Crazy Holidays

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Alexandroupoli / Athens - Igoumenitsa / Athens - Iraklion / Athens - Larissa / Athens - Patras / Athens - Piraeus / Athens - Thessaloniki / Thessaloniki - Athens / Thessaloniki - Larissa / Thessaloniki - Patras

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Athens to Patras here.
Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.

1B Travelling from Patras (Greece) to Bari (Italy)
To travel from Greece to Italy, you have to take the ferries of Minoan Lines or Superfast Ferries. These run from Patras via Igoumenitsa to Bari, Ancona, Trieste and Venice. All ferry ports except Igoumenitsa have railway connections.

Patras is located on the Peloponnes and has a railway connection from Athens. However, on the last part of the line between Kiato and Patras currently a replacement bus service is operating. Igoumenitsa is located in the north of Greece and has bus connections from Kalambaka and Thessaloniki.

From Bari and Ancona you will find frequent train connections along the Adriatic coast and across Italy to cities such as Rome, Naples, Florence, Bologna and Milan.
The following links could be interesting for you.
FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
SUPF Superfast Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Florence / Athens - Milan / Thessaloniki - Rome / Patras - Bari / Patras - Ancona

Buy your ticket from Patras to Bari here.
Buy the ticket for the ferry directly at the ferry terminal or at the website of the ferry company.

1C Travelling from Bari to Rome (Italy)
Train tickets for trains of State Railways Trenitalia can easily be bought online, including several types of advance fare tickets (Economy and Super Economy fares). Tickets are also available at stations from ticket desks or ticket machines.
Tickets for high speed trains by private operator Italo are also available online.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Frecciarossa (FR AV) / Frecciargento (FA AV) / Frecciabianca (FB) / Italo (ITALO) / Eurocity Thello (THELLO) / TGV France - Italy (TGV) / Regionale Veloce (RV) / InterCity (IC) / DB ÖBB Eurocity (DB ÖBB EC) / EuroCity (IT) (EC)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 294 nightjet Rome - Munich / EN 40294 nightjet Rome - Vienna / ICN 1959 Rome - Palermo / ICN 765 Milan - Lecce / TH 220 Venice - Paris / ICN 1963 Milan - Syracuse / EN 236 nightjet Venice - Vienna

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Ancona - Split / Ancona - Patras / Civitavecchia - Barcelona / Bari - Dubrovnik / Livorno - Barcelona

TRAIN COMPANY
TRENITALIA Ferrovie dello stato / NTV Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori / THELLO Thello / BLUELI Blueline Ferries / GRIM Grimaldi Lines / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Rome - Ancona / Rome - Bari / Rome - Bologna / Rome - Florence / Rome - Milan / Rome - Naples / Rome - Venice / Milan - Venice / Venice - Florence / Venice - Rome

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Bari to Rome here.
2 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Ancona (Italy) - Rome (Italy)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
2A Travelling from Athens to Patras (Greece)
Train tickets for Greece can be bought locally or online. Advance tickets for Intercity connections are cheaper than normal fare and are available online only.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Inter City (IC) / Proastiakos (P)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
B335 Belgrade - Thessaloniki / T 601 Alexandroupoli - Athens / B 334 Thessaloniki - Belgrade / T 600 Athens - Alexandroupoli

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Athens - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Skopje

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
OSE TRAINOSE / BLUE Blue Star Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines / METU Metro Turizm / CRZH Crazy Holidays

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Alexandroupoli / Athens - Igoumenitsa / Athens - Iraklion / Athens - Larissa / Athens - Patras / Athens - Piraeus / Athens - Thessaloniki / Thessaloniki - Athens / Thessaloniki - Larissa / Thessaloniki - Patras

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
OSE / rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Athens to Patras here.
Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.

2B Travelling from Patras (Greece) to Ancona (Italy)
To travel from Greece to Italy, you have to take the ferries of Minoan Lines or Superfast Ferries. These run from Patras via Igoumenitsa to Bari, Ancona, Trieste and Venice. All ferry ports except Igoumenitsa have railway connections.

Patras is located on the Peloponnes and has a railway connection from Athens. However, on the last part of the line between Kiato and Patras currently a replacement bus service is operating. Igoumenitsa is located in the north of Greece and has bus connections from Kalambaka and Thessaloniki.

From Bari and Ancona you will find frequent train connections along the Adriatic coast and across Italy to cities such as Rome, Naples, Florence, Bologna and Milan.
The following links could be interesting for you.
FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
SUPF Superfast Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Florence / Athens - Milan / Thessaloniki - Rome / Patras - Bari / Patras - Ancona

Buy your ticket from Patras to Ancona here.
Buy the ticket for the ferry directly at the ferry terminal or at the website of the ferry company.

2C Travelling from Ancona to Rome (Italy)
Train tickets for trains of State Railways Trenitalia can easily be bought online, including several types of advance fare tickets (Economy and Super Economy fares). Tickets are also available at stations from ticket desks or ticket machines.
Tickets for high speed trains by private operator Italo are also available online.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Frecciarossa (FR AV) / Frecciargento (FA AV) / Frecciabianca (FB) / Italo (ITALO) / Eurocity Thello (THELLO) / TGV France - Italy (TGV) / Regionale Veloce (RV) / InterCity (IC) / DB ÖBB Eurocity (DB ÖBB EC) / EuroCity (IT) (EC)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 294 nightjet Rome - Munich / EN 40294 nightjet Rome - Vienna / ICN 1959 Rome - Palermo / ICN 765 Milan - Lecce / TH 220 Venice - Paris / ICN 1963 Milan - Syracuse / EN 236 nightjet Venice - Vienna

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Ancona - Split / Ancona - Patras / Civitavecchia - Barcelona / Bari - Dubrovnik / Livorno - Barcelona

TRAIN COMPANY
TRENITALIA Ferrovie dello stato / NTV Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori / THELLO Thello / BLUELI Blueline Ferries / GRIM Grimaldi Lines / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Rome - Ancona / Rome - Bari / Rome - Bologna / Rome - Florence / Rome - Milan / Rome - Naples / Rome - Venice / Milan - Venice / Venice - Florence / Venice - Rome

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Ancona to Rome here.
3 Athens (Greece) - Patras (Greece) - Venice (Italy) - Rome (Italy)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
3A Travelling from Athens to Patras (Greece)
Train tickets for Greece can be bought locally or online. Advance tickets for Intercity connections are cheaper than normal fare and are available online only.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Inter City (IC) / Proastiakos (P)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
B335 Belgrade - Thessaloniki / T 601 Alexandroupoli - Athens / B 334 Thessaloniki - Belgrade / T 600 Athens - Alexandroupoli

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Athens - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Istanbul / Thessaloniki - Skopje

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
OSE TRAINOSE / BLUE Blue Star Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines / METU Metro Turizm / CRZH Crazy Holidays

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Alexandroupoli / Athens - Igoumenitsa / Athens - Iraklion / Athens - Larissa / Athens - Patras / Athens - Piraeus / Athens - Thessaloniki / Thessaloniki - Athens / Thessaloniki - Larissa / Thessaloniki - Patras

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
OSE / rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Athens to Patras here.
Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.

3B Travelling from Patras (Greece) to Venice (Italy)
To travel from Greece to Italy, you have to take the ferries of Minoan Lines or Superfast Ferries. These run from Patras via Igoumenitsa to Bari, Ancona, Trieste and Venice. All ferry ports except Igoumenitsa have railway connections.

Patras is located on the Peloponnes and has a railway connection from Athens. However, on the last part of the line between Kiato and Patras currently a replacement bus service is operating. Igoumenitsa is located in the north of Greece and has bus connections from Kalambaka and Thessaloniki.

From Bari and Ancona you will find frequent train connections along the Adriatic coast and across Italy to cities such as Rome, Naples, Florence, Bologna and Milan.
The following links could be interesting for you.
FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Patras - Ancona / Patras - Bari

TRAIN COMPANY
SUPF Superfast Ferries / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Athens - Florence / Athens - Milan / Thessaloniki - Rome / Patras - Bari / Patras - Ancona

Buy your ticket from Patras to Venice here.
Buy the ticket for the ferry directly at the ferry terminal or at the website of the ferry company.

3C Travelling from Venice to Rome (Italy)
Train tickets for trains of State Railways Trenitalia can easily be bought online, including several types of advance fare tickets (Economy and Super Economy fares). Tickets are also available at stations from ticket desks or ticket machines.
Tickets for high speed trains by private operator Italo are also available online.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Frecciarossa (FR AV) / Frecciargento (FA AV) / Frecciabianca (FB) / Italo (ITALO) / Eurocity Thello (THELLO) / TGV France - Italy (TGV) / Regionale Veloce (RV) / InterCity (IC) / DB ÖBB Eurocity (DB ÖBB EC) / EuroCity (IT) (EC)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 294 nightjet Rome - Munich / EN 40294 nightjet Rome - Vienna / ICN 1959 Rome - Palermo / ICN 765 Milan - Lecce / TH 220 Venice - Paris / ICN 1963 Milan - Syracuse / EN 236 nightjet Venice - Vienna

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Ancona - Split / Ancona - Patras / Civitavecchia - Barcelona / Bari - Dubrovnik / Livorno - Barcelona

TRAIN COMPANY
TRENITALIA Ferrovie dello stato / NTV Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori / THELLO Thello / BLUELI Blueline Ferries / GRIM Grimaldi Lines / MINO Minoan Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Rome - Athens / Rome - Ancona / Rome - Bari / Rome - Bologna / Rome - Florence / Rome - Milan / Rome - Naples / Rome - Venice / Milan - Venice / Venice - Florence / Venice - Rome

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Venice to Rome here.
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