Trains to Italy
With Directrail.com you can search for Trains to Italy, find train times and book a cheap train to Italy online avoiding the usual hassles associated with buying train tickets at the station.
Taking the train to Italy is a fast, convenient & affordable alternative to flying as well as being one the greenest methods of travel.
Just hop on the Eurostar from London St Pancras, Ebbsfleet or Ashford, connect with the service you want and speed straight to your destination.
If you are already in mainland Europe or want to book a train ticket within Italy then you can do that too! Just enter your departure and destination stations and hit search.
About Italy and the train services available
Italy is truly an amazing country with fine art, cuisine, history, fashion and culture and offers something for everyone and has more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country in the world. Visitors can enjoy the stylish splendour of Portofino on the Italian Riviera or around the shores of Lake Como and Lake Garda.
Visitors to Rome can take in the splendour of the art and architecture with fine examples such as the Colosseum, Vatican Museum, St Peter's Basilica, the Pantheon and the Piazza Navona. Alternatively, watch the world go by and hang out at the Spanish Steps.
Farther afield the theme continues with historic cities such as Venice, Florence and Milan, the fashion capital of the world.
The Italian railway network is largely operated by RFI. Major cities are connected with high speed NTV and Trenitalia services which are supplemented with intercity, regional and local services. International services to destinations in France, Austria, Slovenia, Switzerland, Vatican City and San Marino.