Traveling though Italy by train can be spectacular. Watching the scenery pass you by as you make it from one city to the next is the best way to travel. But train transportation in Italy is notorious for its strikes. The only great part about these strikes are that they are scheduled!
Make sure to check strike schedules on Commisione di Garanzia Sciopero
Scheduled strike on Friday Oct. 21
A train strike will be affecting all travelers on REGIONAL trains booked with Trenitalia. The strike is expected to start tomorrow, Friday Oct. 21 at 9am and last until about 5pm.
When traveling always stay informed and check your travel plans. You do not want to become stranded in the middle of your trip. Feel free to comment bellow any other helpful tips when traveling by train, or any incidents you may have encountered with a train strike in Italy.