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from Milan to Palermo

You can get from Milan to Palermo by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Palermo on 28 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:20Milan Malpensa Airport1h45 08:05Palermo Airport
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£451One-way
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06:20Milan Malpensa Airport1h45 08:05Palermo Airport
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£451One-way
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08:35Milan Malpensa Airport1h40 10:15Palermo Airport
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£721One-way
17:15Milan Malpensa Airport1h45 19:00Palermo Airport
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£851One-way
11:55Milan Linate Airport1h35 13:30Palermo Airport
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£941One-way

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Thu
28 Oct
£120Intercity
£88Flixbus
£45Wizz Air
Fri
29 Oct
£126Intercity
£87Autoservizi Salemi
£90easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£120Intercity
£97Flixbus
£81Wizz Air
Sun
31 Oct
£120Intercity
£71Flixbus
£16Wizz Air
Mon
1 Nov
£84Intercity Notte
£81Autoservizi Salemi
£21Wizz Air
Tue
2 Nov
£75Intercity Notte
£118sais
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Wed
3 Nov
£75Intercity Notte
£79Flixbus
£9Wizz Air
Thu
4 Nov
£75Intercity Notte
£76Flixbus
£11Malta Air
Fri
5 Nov
£75Intercity Notte
£76Flixbus
£5Malta Air
Sat
6 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£71Flixbus
£5Malta Air
Sun
7 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£108sais
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Mon
8 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£71Flixbus
£13Malta Air
Tue
9 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£71Flixbus
£4Wizz Air
Wed
10 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£71Flixbus
£5Malta Air
Thu
11 Nov
£66Intercity Notte
£108sais
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Fri
12 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£78Autoservizi Salemi
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Sun
14 Nov
£87Frecciarossa
£76Flixbus
£4Wizz Air
Mon
15 Nov
£71Intercity Notte
£71Flixbus
£5Malta Air
Tue
16 Nov
£57Intercity
£71Flixbus
£5Malta Air

Travel Information to Palermo from Milan

distanceDistance549 miles (886 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£78 - £113
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £78 • 20 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £90 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAutoservizi Salemi, easyJet or Intercity

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 549 miles (886 km) between Milan and Palermo. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £78. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Autoservizi Salemi, easyJet or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Milan to Palermo.

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FAQs
What are my Milan to Palermo travel options?

There are 3 travel options from Milan to Palermo: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milan to Palermo?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Palermo, which costs on average £78.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Palermo:

A coach is generally £12 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £90 from Milan to Palermo.

A coach journey is usually £35 less than a journey to Palermo by train, which costs on average £113 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Milan to Palermo?

The fastest way to get to Palermo from Milan is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Palermo that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 20 h 30 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 20 h 45 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Milan to Palermo?

The Milan to Palermo distance is approximately 549 miles (886 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Milan to Palermo?

The average frequency per day from Milan to Palermo is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Milan to Palermo as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Milan to Palermo?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Milan to Palermo:

    Which travel operators can get me from Milan to Palermo?

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

    • You can travel by coach between Milan and Palermo with Autoservizi Salemi, and you can find Autoservizi Salemi Milan to Palermo tickets for £78 on Omio.
    • You can travel by plane between Milan and Palermo with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Milan to Palermo tickets for £90 on Omio.
    • You can travel by train to Palermo from Milan with Intercity, and you can find Intercity Milan to Palermo tickets for £113 on Omio.
    Can I travel directly from Milan to Palermo?

    Yes, there are direct services available between Milan and Palermo with the following travel operators:

    • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus.
    • You can take a direct flight with Malta Air or Wizz Air with direct flights per day.
    • You can travel directly by train with Intercity Notte with 1 direct train per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Palermo as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Palermo from Milan.

    Where should I go next after I travel to Palermo from Milan?
    Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Palermo? Many Omio customers who go from Milan to Palermo usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Catania, Rome or Naples. If you're looking to explore Catania, Rome or Naples from Palermo, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
    How far in advance should I buy my Milan to Palermo ticket online to get the best deals?

    Before travelling from Milan 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 trip is £78 one way on average.
    • The price of a plane ticket is £90 one way on average for this trip.
    • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £113 one way.

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