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from Palermo to Rome

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

Our recommendation

To get from Palermo to Rome on 29 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:40Palermo Airport1h15 07:55Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£501One-way
Cheapest
10:00Palermo Centrale11h38 21:38Rome Termini
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£461One-way
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10:05Palermo Airport1h15 11:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£551One-way
14:15Palermo Airport1h15 15:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£501One-way
12:55Palermo Airport1h10 14:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£551One-way

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Sat
29 Jan
£46Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£38ITA
Sun
30 Jan
£69Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£44ITA
Mon
31 Jan
£46Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
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Tue
1 Feb
£37Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Wed
2 Feb
£29Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Thu
3 Feb
£29Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Fri
4 Feb
£37Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Sat
5 Feb
£29Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Sun
6 Feb
£46Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Mon
7 Feb
£37Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Tue
8 Feb
£29Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Wed
9 Feb
£24Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Thu
10 Feb
£24Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Fri
11 Feb
£37Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Sat
12 Feb
£29Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Sun
13 Feb
£82Trenitalia
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Mon
14 Feb
£37Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Tue
15 Feb
£24Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Wed
16 Feb
£24Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
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Thu
17 Feb
£24Intercity
£52Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air

Travel Information from Palermo to Rome

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £49
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £7 • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £7 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSais Autolinee, Malta Air or Intercity

Travel 264 miles (426 km) by coach, flight or train between Palermo and Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Sais Autolinee, Malta Air or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Palermo to Rome.

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FAQs

How do I travel between Palermo and Rome?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Palermo to Rome. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Rome from Palermo?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Palermo to Rome, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rome:

A flight is generally £42 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £49 from Palermo to Rome.

A flight is about £17 less than a train, which costs on average £24 for this route.

What is the fastest way to Rome from Palermo?

The quickest way to travel to Rome from Palermo is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 12 h   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 11 h 38 min   on average.

How many miles are between Palermo and Rome

The Palermo to Rome distance is approximately 264 miles (426 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Palermo to Rome is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Palermo to Rome?

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Palermo, Via Brasa (Ottica Universitaria Outlet) and tend to arrive in Rome, Termini (G).
  • Flights mostly depart from Palermo Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Palermo Centrale and tend to arrive in Roma Termini.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Palermo to Rome?

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

  • You can travel from Palermo to Rome by coach with Sais Autolinee. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £49 with Sais Autolinee from Palermo to Rome.
  • You can travel by plane between Palermo and Rome with Malta Air, and you can find Malta Air Palermo to Rome tickets for £7 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Rome from Palermo by train with Intercity. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £24 with Intercity from Palermo to Rome.

Can I find a direct route to Rome from Palermo?

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

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Sais Autolinee or Autoservizi Salemi.
  • You can travel directly by plane with ITA or Malta Air with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and book this direct train with Intercity or Intercity Notte.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Palermo to Rome?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Palermo to Rome often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Palermo and Rome itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Rome and any of these top destinations today!

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

When planning your trip to Rome from Palermo, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £49 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £7 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £24 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Palermo and Rome online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.