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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 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00Palermo Airport1h10 08:10Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£471One-way
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07:00Palermo Airport1h10 08:10Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£471One-way
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07:45Palermo Airport1h10 08:55Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£561One-way
15:15Palermo Airport1h10 16:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£561One-way
19:05Palermo Airport1h15 20:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£761One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
17 Oct
£191Intercity Notte
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£44Malta Air
Mon
18 Oct
£71Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£42Alitalia
Tue
19 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Wed
20 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Thu
21 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£28Alitalia
Fri
22 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£42Alitalia
Sat
23 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£28Alitalia
Sun
24 Oct
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£62Autoservizi Salemi
£42Alitalia
Mon
25 Oct
£47Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£28Alitalia
Tue
26 Oct
£38Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Wed
27 Oct
£38Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Thu
28 Oct
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£62Autoservizi Salemi
£19Malta Air
Fri
29 Oct
£70Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£56Malta Air
Sat
30 Oct
£55Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
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Sun
31 Oct
£38Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£16Malta Air
Mon
1 Nov
£70Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£32Malta Air
Tue
2 Nov
£55Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£28Malta Air
Wed
3 Nov
£38Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£15Malta Air
Thu
4 Nov
£29Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£15Malta Air
Fri
5 Nov
£38Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
£9Malta Air
Sat
6 Nov
£29Intercity
£62Autoservizi Salemi
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Travel Information between Palermo and Rome

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £71
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £9 • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £9 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air, Autoservizi Salemi or Intercity

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 264 miles (426 km) 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 £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Malta Air, Autoservizi Salemi or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Palermo to Rome.

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FAQs
What are my travel options from Palermo to Rome?

You can travel between Palermo and Rome 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

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

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Palermo to Rome. Tickets for a flight cost on average £9.

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

A flight journey is usually £53 less than a journey to Rome by coach, which costs on average £62 for the same trip.

A flight is about £62 less than a train, which costs on average £71 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Palermo to Rome?

The fastest way to get to Rome from Palermo is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Rome by coach can take on average 12 h 15 min.

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

How far is it from Palermo to Rome?

The distance between Palermo and Rome is around 264 miles (426 km).

How many services a day are there to Rome from Palermo?

The average frequency per day from Palermo to Rome is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Palermo and in Rome?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Palermo Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Palermo, Via Brasa (Ottica Universitaria Outlet) and tend to arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Palermo at Palermo Centrale and arrive in Rome at Roma Termini.
Which travel companies can get me from Palermo to Rome?

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

  • You can take a flight from Palermo to Rome with Malta Air. Cheap tickets can be found for £9 with Malta Air from Palermo to Rome.
  • You can travel by coach between Palermo and Rome with Autoservizi Salemi, and you can find Autoservizi Salemi Palermo to Rome tickets for £62 on Omio.
  • You can go to Rome from Palermo by train with Intercity. You'll see cheap train tickets for £71 with Intercity from Palermo to Rome on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Rome from Palermo?

Yes, there are direct routes from Palermo to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights per day to Rome with Malta Air.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to Rome with Autoservizi Salemi.
  • You'll find direct train services to Rome with Intercity or Intercity Notte with around 1 direct train every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling 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 early should I buy tickets from Palermo to Rome online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £9 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £62 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £71 one way for this trip.

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