Rome-Cortina: Ski Lovers Can Now Experience the New Night Express Train “Espresso Cadore”

Are you ready to embark on a journey of a lifetime through the breathtaking landscapes of Italy?
December, 2023

Look no further, as FS Italian Tourist Trains (FS Treni Turistici Italiani) proudly presents the inaugural trip of the sensational new night express train “Espresso Cadore,” connecting Rome Termini to the picturesque Cortina D’Ampezzo. This revolutionary travel experience promises to redefine the way you explore Italy, offering a blend of sustainability, comfort, and unparalleled scenic beauty.

Rediscover the Joy of Slow, Sustainable Tourism

Imagine a leisurely train ride through Italy’s enchanting countryside, immersing yourself in the serene and sustainable allure of slow travel. With the launch of “Espresso Cadore,” FS Italian Tourist Trains invites you to rediscover the pleasure of unhurried, high-quality tourism. As you journey from Rome Termini to Cortina D’Ampezzo, known as the “Queen of the Dolomites,” prepare to be captivated by the timeless charm of Italy’s natural wonders.

The Unveiling of the Journey

The excitement surrounding the inaugural trip was palpable, with esteemed guests including the Minister of Economy and Finance, Giancarlo Giorgetti, and the Minister of Tourism, Daniela Santanchè, gracing the launch event. Their presence underscored the significance of this new venture in promoting sustainable and luxurious travel experiences in Italy. Additionally, the top executives of FS Italiane Group and Trenitalia were in attendance, emphasizing the collaborative effort to elevate Italy’s tourism and transportation sectors.

Discover Italy’s Hidden Gems: Cortina D’Ampezzo and Beyond

Cortina D’Ampezzo, nestled amidst the awe-inspiring Dolomite mountains, is a haven for adventure seekers and nature enthusiasts. Renowned for its world-class ski resorts, charming alpine villages, and invigorating outdoor activities, Cortina D’Ampezzo beckons travelers to indulge in a myriad of unforgettable experiences. From exhilarating winter sports to tranquil summer hikes, this iconic destination promises an unforgettable escapade for all.

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Luxury and Comfort Redefined: The “Espresso Cadore” Experience

Imagine reclining in luxurious sleeping car accommodations or enjoying the scenic views from spacious seated compartments, all while being serenaded by the rhythmic melodies of the train. The “Espresso Cadore” promises an indulgent and comfortable journey, ensuring that every moment spent on board is a delightful experience to be cherished.

The Itinerary: Your Pathway to Adventure

Commencing every Friday from Rome Termini at 9:40 PM, the “Espresso Cadore” embarks on a mesmerizing odyssey to Calalzo (Belluno), arriving at 7:57 AM the following day. From there, a seamless bus transfer swiftly whisks you to the heart of Cortina D’Ampezzo in just 50 minutes. The return journey awaits every Sunday from Calalzo at 9:27 PM, arriving back at Rome Termini at 7:22 AM on Monday.

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