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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 Oct 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:25PMPalermo Airport1h10 12:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$131One-way
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11:25PMPalermo Airport1h10 12:35AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$131One-way
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08:10PMPalermo Airport1h10 09:20PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$591One-way
04:30PMPalermo Airport1h10 05:40PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$591One-way
04:25PMPalermo Airport1h10 05:35PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$591One-way

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Mon
Oct 25
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$85Sais Autolinee
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Tue
Oct 26
$99Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$13Malta Air
Wed
Oct 27
$65Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$41Malta Air
Thu
Oct 28
$97Intercity
$85Flixbus
$61Malta Air
Fri
Oct 29
$99Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$141Malta Air
Sat
Oct 30
$97Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$82Malta Air
Sun
Oct 31
$77Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$41Malta Air
Mon
Nov 1
$99Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$71ITA
Tue
Nov 2
$97Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$45Malta Air
Wed
Nov 3
$65Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$28Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$53Intercity
$68Flixbus
$28Malta Air
Fri
Nov 5
$53Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$28Malta Air
Sat
Nov 6
$53Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$28Malta Air
Sun
Nov 7
$97Intercity
$85Flixbus
$30Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$53Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$27Malta Air
Tue
Nov 9
$40Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$10Malta Air
Wed
Nov 10
$34Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$10Malta Air
Thu
Nov 11
$40Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
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Fri
Nov 12
$53Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$22Malta Air
Sat
Nov 13
$40Intercity
$85Sais Autolinee
$22Malta Air
Sun
Nov 14
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$85Sais Autolinee
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Travel Information to Rome from Palermo

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $99
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $13 (€10) • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $13 (€10) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air, Autoservizi Salemi or Intercity

Travel 264 miles (426 km) by flight, bus 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 $13 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Malta Air, Autoservizi Salemi or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Palermo to Rome.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Palermo to Rome?

There are 3 ways to travel to Rome from Palermo including taking a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Rome is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $13 (€10) compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a flight is about $73 (€60) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $86 (€70) for this trip.

A flight is $86 (€70) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Palermo to Rome costing on average $99 (€80).

What is the quickest way from Palermo to Rome?

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

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

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

In comparison, getting to Rome by train can take on average 11 h 38 min.

What is the distance from Palermo to Rome?

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

How many services a day are there between Palermo and Rome?

The average frequency per day from Palermo to Rome is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

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

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

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

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

  • You can go to Rome from Palermo by plane with Malta Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $13 (€10) with Malta Air from Palermo to Rome on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Palermo to Rome with Autoservizi Salemi. Cheap tickets can be found for $86 (€70) with Autoservizi Salemi from Palermo to Rome.
  • You can go to Rome from Palermo by train with Intercity. You'll see cheap train tickets for $99 (€80) with Intercity from Palermo to Rome on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Palermo and Rome?

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

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Rome with Intercity or Intercity Notte.

Direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Palermo to Rome?
Omio customers who travel from Palermo to Rome often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets between Palermo and Rome online for the best deals?

Before traveling 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:

  • A plane ticket costs $13 (€10) one way on average for this route.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $86 (€70) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $99 (€80) one way on average.

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.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey