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Rome to Palermo

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21:00Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina11h4008:40Palermo, Piazza Cairoli
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Fastest Journey

11h 40m

Average

11h 40m

Buses per day

1

Distance

427 km

Of the 1 bus that leave Rome for Palermo every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 427 km distance in an average of 11h 40m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 11h 40m .

The slowest bus will take 11h 40m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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$561One-way

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Aug 25
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$60Ryanair
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Aug 26
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$9Ryanair
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Aug 27
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$35Flixbus
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Aug 28
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$35Bus Center
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Aug 29
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$35Bus Center
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Aug 30
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$35Bus Center
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Aug 31
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$35Bus Center
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Sep 7
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Sep 8
$59Intercity Notte
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$41Vueling
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Sep 9
$62Intercity
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Sep 10
$51Intercity
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Sep 11
$62Intercity
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Sep 12
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$62Intercity
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$56

Average

$56

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The average ticket from Rome to Palermo will cost around $ 56 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

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Journey Summary

Rome to Palermo Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
13 hours 34 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $36
Buses depart from:Rome
Bus arrives in:Palermo
Distance:427 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus, Bus Center

Buses from Rome to Palermo

Anyone who wants to make the journey from Rome to the capital of Sicily can easily do so by long distance coach. During the week, there will be five to seven direct buses, while four to seven services leave on Saturdays and Sundays. Journey times vary between 11 hours 40 minutes and 12 hours 45 minutes.

Which bus companies travel from Rome to Palermo?

SAIS Autolinee is the main operator on the Rome to Palermo route, offering a single direct bus every day of the week (usually around 9:00 p.m.). Bus tickets can also be booked with Flixbus and Bus Center, both of which also offer daily services to Palermo.

How long is the bus from Rome to Palermo?

Most buses from Rome to Palermo will take between 11 hours 40 minutes and 12 hours 45 minutes to reach their destination. However, there are no changes along the way and many buses run overnight, arriving in Palermo at breakfast time, so they may be a convenient travel option.

How many buses are there from Rome to Palermo?

Buses leave Rome for Palermo regularly. Every day, travelers can expect a choice of four to seven direct buses, with departures generally leaving in the mid to late evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Rome to Palermo?

Departure bus station: All buses from Rome to Palermo depart from Rome's Tiburtina Bus Station. The easiest way to reach Tiburtina from most parts of the city is via the Metro. Take Line B, and alight at Tiburtina, and the bus station should be easy to locate once at ground level. In some cases, local buses may be more convenient. Line 492 is particularly handy, stopping right outside the station doors.

Arrival bus station: Many buses from Rome will arrive at Palermo's Piazza Cairoli Bus Station, which can be found next to Palermo Centrale Train Station. From there, Palermo's historic center is a 15-minute walk to the north (follow the Corso dei Mille). The station also provides rail connections to other Sicilian destinations. Other services stop at the Via Filippo Turati, north of the city center and very conveniently located for those transferring to the cruise port. Finally, some buses arrive at Via Tommaso Fazello, which is also adjacent to Palermo Centrale Station, within 10-15 minutes' walk of the city center.

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BusPalermo Viale Lazio 117

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BusPalermo, Piazzale Giotto/J. Lennon

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