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Take the train from Rome to Annecy in 8 hours 25 minutes

If you want to travel from Rome to Annecy by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Rome to Annecy by train to take around 13 hours 23 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 8 hours 25 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 12 trains per day running on this route, which spans 677 km. You'll have to make 2 changes along the way on your journey to Annecy. TGV, Frecciarossa or Frecciabianca are the main rail operators on this route, all of which offer modern trains with plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Rome to Annecy start from $77.34 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Rome to Annecy by train

It takes an average of 13h 23m to travel from Rome to Annecy by train, over a distance of around 420 miles (677 km). There are normally 12 trains per day traveling from Rome to Annecy and tickets for this journey start from $77.34 when you book in advance.

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Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

From 8h 25m


420 miles (677 km)


12 trains per day


2 changes


From $77.34

Train and bus operators

Itabus, Trenitalia, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF, Flixbus, SBB CFF FFS, Italo, Autoservizi Salemi, Sais_Autolinee, Marino, Trenord

Rome to Annecy train times

Check out the next trains departing from Rome to Annecy for Tuesday Apr 4th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:50 18:15 8h 25m, 2 changes
10:50 19:15 8h 25m, 2 changes
11:20 20:15 8h 55m, 2 changes
14:50 06:16 15h 26m, 2 changes
15:25 07:56 16h 31m, 6 changes
15:50 08:06 16h 16m, 7 changes
15:50 08:16 16h 26m, 5 changes
16:50 09:16 16h 26m, 4 changes
19:20 10:15 14h 55m, 2 changes
22:55 13:07 14h 12m, 5 changes

Frecciarossa, Italo, Trenitalia and Frecciargento trains from Rome to Annecy

You can travel from Rome to Annecy on Frecciarossa, Italo, Trenitalia and Frecciargento trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 186 mph (300 km/h). The "red arrow" trains are distinguished by their comfort, their ultra-modern design and their reduced impact on the environment. All Frecciarossa trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection and four levels of service – Standard, Premium (with drinks and welcome snacks served on arrival, as well as a morning newspaper), Business (with drinks and snacks, morning newspaper and larger seats) and Executive (with Fast Track, access to FrecciaClub lounges in train selected stations, and gourmet meals served to your seat). From December 2021, you can also travel with Frecciarossa from Milan to Paris via Turin, Modane and Chambéry. The trains are operated by Trenitalia France and have 4 levels of service - Standard, Business, Executive and Meeting Room - and two types of carriages: Silence Area, for those who want to travel in total tranquillity, and Allegro Area, for those who want to chat with their fellow passengers.

Italo is a high-speed train operator that runs services between many of the major cities across Italy. All Italo trains are modern, air conditioned, and have free WiFi available for all travellers. There are four comfort classes, or "ambiances", as Italo like to call them – Smart (the cheapest price), Comfort (with wider seats and extra legroom), Prima (with a welcome selection of food and drink, fast track boarding and extra space), and Executive Club (with all Prima services, extra-wide seats, access to Italo Club lounges and personal entertainment screens at your seat).

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

PhotoRob Dammers, under licence CC 2.0

Frecciargento "silver arrow" high-speed trains connect the main cities of the north-west, central and southern Italy at speeds of up to 155 mph (250 km/h). All Frecciargento trains are equipped with a food carriage, free WiFi, reclining seats and power sockets. There are two levels of service – First Class and Second Class. First Class travellers can enjoy reclining leather seats, welcome service with drink and a sweet or savoury snack, and a free morning newspaper.

TGV INOUI, Frecciarossa, Italo and Frecciargento classes from Rome to Annecy

Compare the different travel classes offered by TGV INOUI, Frecciarossa, Italo and Frecciargento when traveling from Rome to Annecy.

Cheap train tickets from Rome to Annecy

The price of train tickets from Rome to Annecy starts at $77.34 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Rome to Annecy by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Rome to Annecy

Want to know more about your journey from Rome to Annecy? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Rome to Annecy take?

The average journey time by train between Rome and Annecy is 13 hours and 23 minutes, with around 12 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Rome and Annecy by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Rome to Annecy is 8 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Rome to Annecy cost?

Train tickets from Rome to Annecy can start from as little as $77.34 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Rome to Annecy?

No, there are no direct train services from Rome to Annecy. Travelling from Rome to Annecy by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Rome to Annecy leave?

The first train from Rome to Annecy leaves at 07:50. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Rome to Annecy leave?

The last train from Rome to Annecy leaves at 23:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Rome and Annecy by train?

Trains travelling from Rome to Annecy cover a distance of around 420 miles (677 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Annecy to Rome.

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