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from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo by train, bus or flight.

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Sun
22 May
£117Flixbus
£183ITA
Mon
23 May
£55Flixbus
£183ITA
Tue
24 May
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£47Malta Air
Wed
25 May
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£121ITA
Thu
26 May
£121Flixbus
£222ITA
Fri
27 May
£121Flixbus
£111ITA

Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Palermo

distanceDistance858 miles (1384 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£23 - £117
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £23 • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £23 • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Malta Air

Travel 858 miles (1384 km) by coach or flight to Palermo from Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Malta Air among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Palermo, Italy?

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Palermo, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Germany?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Palermo if travelling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What measures do I need to follow in Palermo, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 19/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Palermo.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Palermo, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Frankfurt am Main from Palermo restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Frankfurt am Main from Palermo?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 20/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Palermo closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

You can travel between Frankfurt am Main and Palermo 2 different ways: coach or flight.

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £23 compared to other travel options to Palermo:

A flight journey is usually £94 less than a journey to Palermo by coach, which costs on average £117 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Palermo from Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 34 h 50 min.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

The Frankfurt am Main to Palermo distance is approximately 858 miles (1384 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Palermo.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Palermo Airport.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo:

  • You can travel to Palermo from Frankfurt am Main by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £117 with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo.
  • You can go to Palermo from Frankfurt am Main by plane with Malta Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £23 with Malta Air from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo?

Looking to extend your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo? Many Omio customers who go from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Catania, Rome or Milan. If you're looking to explore Catania, Rome or Milan from Palermo, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my Frankfurt am Main to Palermo ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Palermo, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £117 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £23 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Palermo tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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