Italian trains: Frecciargento

Italian trains: Frecciargento


Frecciargento, high speed trains serving all main cities like Rome, Venice, Reggio Calabria and more.

  • Book up to 120 days in advance
  • E-ticket
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Frecciargento High Speed Train.


Italian trains: Frecciargento

Along with Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca, Frecciargento are long distance high speed trains connecting all major Italian cities. Frecciargento trains run on both traditional and high speed. The Italian trains, operated by Trenitalia, serve Rome and the major cities located in the north east and the south of Italy. Frecciargento trains travel at a speed of up to 250km/h.

Practical information

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Booking :
  • Italian trains: Frecciargento 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.

A class apart

Classes of service

Classes and facilities offered by Frecciargento
First class Second class
Bar buffet car Access to the bar buffet car where snacks and beverages can be bought.
Comfortable seats Spacious seats with a headrest and generous legroom.
Reclining seats Cosy with more legroom, reclining seats are ideal to enjoy the trip.
Power sockets Ideal to plug your laptop, phone or any electronic device from your seat.

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Reviews & ratings

  • Value for money
    Venice to Florence | Claire c. | 2017/01/07
    "Love train travel, it's always a lovely adventure. Clean trains, lovely staff and everything running perfectlybto time.. "

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    City to city convenience | William Barton b. | 2016/11/18
    "Excellent service and fast trip. We booked and paid in advice for our trip which proved to be very convenient. "

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    Excellent Trip | Carmel m. | 2016/11/06
    "No complaints whatsoever. Service good, comfortable seats and train on time. "

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    Only One a Day | Gregory m. | 2016/11/02
    "This service, the Flecciargento from Rome airport to Padua, Florence, Bologna and Venice only runs once a day in each direction, as far as I know. It saves a lot of mucking about with changing trains "

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    Venezia to Roma | John c. | 2016/10/26
    "Always a pleasure to travel by train in Italy. Comfortable, clean and the convenience of snacks. "

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    Easy travel | James m. | 2016/10/18
    "Our family of 5 travelled from Roma to Firenze. We had booked seats and it was convenient to travel without needing to print tickets. Train was punctual, clean and comfortable. Would use this service again. "

  • Terrible Journey | . | 2016/10/17
    "This trip was terrible, probably the worst we've experienced including Indian 4th Class. The train arrived at Firenze 30 minutes late. At Rome Termini there was a delay of around 25 minutes, then a message (in Italian only) that the last leg to Fiumicino was 'cancelled'. No help or advice was given to the passengers going to the airport. Many of us were able to cram on to a later train to the airport, and the situation on this overcrowded train was chaotic with people and luggage jammed into every centimetre of space. This train also stalled for around half and hour, and many passengers missed their flights. A terrible experience! "

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    Venice - Rome | Peter b. | 2016/10/15
    "A very comfortable, convenient trip. Train was on time. However waiting for the train meant a lot of standing around….there should be a designated seating/waiting area for train travellers. "

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    Euro rail | Debra b. | 2016/10/09
    "pleasantly surprised with the train travel. Very comfortable and clean train. "

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    Efficient Travel | Vanessa s. | 2016/10/08
    "Very good way to travel in Italy. Reliable and on time. Enjoyed complimentary snack. Dreaded to use the toilet, needs to be cleaned more regularly. Would have liked the option to choose seats. Found booking online a little frustrating, couldn't choose seats to be with friends. "

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Common Questions, Simple Answers

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  • Q. What should I do if I missed my scheduled train? Can I take the next one?

  • Q. Will there be someone to help me find my reserved seat on the train?

  • Q. Can I book group fares online?

  • Q. I misplaced the printout of my print at home e-ticket. What now?

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  • Q. When I board the train, can I sit anywhere I want?

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