You can get from Barcelona to Palermo by train, bus or flight.
To get from Barcelona to Palermo on Oct 06 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||634 miles (1023 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$6 - $172|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $6 (€6) • 37 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $70 (€67) • 1 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Vueling or Gnv|
Travel 634 miles (1023 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Barcelona and Palermo. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vueling or Gnv among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Barcelona to Palermo.
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Palermo, Italy is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of entry into Italy:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/3/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Barcelona to Palermo.
The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from Italy is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Palermo here.
There are 4 travel options from Barcelona to Palermo: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Palermo from Barcelona is by taking a bus, which costs on average $6 (€6).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Palermo:
A bus is generally $64 (€61) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $70 (€67) from Barcelona to Palermo.
A bus is generally $166 (€159) less than a ferry for the same route. Taking a ferry costs on average $172 (€165) from Barcelona to Palermo.
Taking a bus is about $30 (€29) less than taking a train, which costs on average $36 (€35) for this journey.
The fastest way to get to Palermo from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.
Other travel options to Palermo can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 37 h 15 min.
In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 56 h 17 min on average.
Palermo is approximately 634 miles (1023 km) away from Barcelona.
The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Palermo is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Palermo from Barcelona as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Barcelona to Palermo:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Palermo with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Palermo as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Palermo.
Before traveling from Barcelona to Palermo, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Barcelona 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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