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A journey through time and history.

A rail journey like you’ve never experienced before, on board a heritage train as it travels through the Tuscan-Romagna Apennines, following in the footsteps of Dante Alighieri who walked from Florence to Ravenna. This spectacular train journey will take you through famous artistic cities and Medieval towns in the heart of the countryside.

What is the ‘Treno di
Dante’?


The ‘Treno di Dante’ (Dante’s Train) is an unforgettable train journey that runs at the weekend, giving passengers the chance to experience the colours, fragrances and scenery of a heritage railway line as it travels through breathtaking countryside.

The adventure begins on board the famous "One Hundred Doors", a train that takes you back to the golden age of rail travel.


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New for 2022

New for 2022: on Saturdays passengers can enjoy a day trip on the traina new way of exploring the places on the ‘Treno di Dante’ route. As well as making its usual stops, the ‘Treno di Dante’ will stop for an hour and a half in Brisighella or Faenza, alternating each Saturday. When passengers buy their tickets, they can choose a guided tour of one of the attractions on offer – only on Saturdays – making their journey even more enjoyable.

And, for the first time for 2022, you can choose your standard seat in first and second class. Follow us for more details.

136KM

From Florence to
Ravenna

3H

On board the
‘Treno di Dante’

6

Towns to discover

1893

Inauguration
of the railway line

Route


The route takes passengers from Florence to Ravenna via Faenza, with stops in some of the "Most beautiful villages in Italy”.

It captures the historical, artistic and rural character of the places it goes through, as well as the rich cultural and natural heritage of their areas.

Passengers can choose whether to stay on board until they reach their destination or alight at one of the intermediate stations, then pick up a FS train later to reach the other towns.


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The stops



Brisighella
Stop on the Saturday day trip

Faenza
Stop on the Saturday day trip

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