The Children Free (Bimbi Gratis) offer is reserved for family groups of 2 to 5 people and
allows under-15s to travel free of charge. The group must be composed of at least one adult and one young person under the age of 15. The other members of the group pay the Base price for the train and service used.
The offer is valid for travel in first and second class on all Frecciarossa trains (in Business, Premium and Standard service levels) and Frecciargento, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains. Night trains and Executive service levels are not included.
You can purchase the offer until midnight on the second day before train departure at station ticket offices, authorised travel agents, self-service points, on this site and by calling the Call Centre (pay per call).
To purchase the offer on this site:
The number of seats available is limited and variable, depending on day of the week, trains and class or service level. You cannot combine the offer with other discounts.
At the request of the staff, on board the train you will have to show an identity document demonstrating that you are of age and a document or self-declaration of the child's parent indicating the child's age.
Changing of booking
You can change the date/time of departure free of charge once only and up until departure, within the terms of purchase (up to midnight, two days prior to departure). You can do this through internet (for tickets purchased online), in ticket offices, in authorised travel agencies or by calling Trenitalia's Call Centre. In the event of lack of seats reserved for the offer, the ticket can be changed by paying the difference with the full price.
Changing a ticket
You can change a ticket free of charge only once and until train departure, paying any price difference, at any railway ticket office or at the travel agency where it was purchased. For tickets purchased online you can make the change in the section Search and change ticket.
You can ask for a ticket refund until train departure with a 20% deduction.
For the same connection you can board another train from one hour before and up to one hour after departure of the booked train, paying the difference between the full price for the train used and the amount already paid plus a penalty of 10 euro.