You can get from Rome to Palermo by train, bus or flight.
To get from Rome to Palermo on 23 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||264 miles (426 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£62 - £118|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £62 • 11 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £118 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Malta Air, Autoservizi Salemi or Intercity|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 264 miles (426 km) to Palermo from Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £62. 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 Rome to Palermo.
You can travel to Palermo from Rome 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Palermo, which costs on average £62.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Palermo:
A coach is generally £56 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £118 from Rome to Palermo.
A coach journey is usually £9 less than a journey to Palermo by train, which costs on average £71 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Palermo from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.
There are alternative travel options to Palermo that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 11 h 45 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 11 h 39 min on average.
The distance from Rome to Palermo is approximately 264 miles (426 km).
The average frequency per day from Rome to Palermo is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Palermo from Rome as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Rome to Palermo:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rome to Palermo, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Palermo with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Palermo tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Rome to Palermo, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Rome 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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