How to get from Taranto to Palermo by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Taranto to Palermo is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||262 miles (423 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$28 - $61|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $28 (€25) • 1 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $28 (€25) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus, Ryanair or Intercity|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 262 miles (423 km) from Taranto to Palermo. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $28 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus, Ryanair or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Taranto to Palermo.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $33 (€29). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Trenitalia Intercity is a high-speed train service operated by the Italian national railway company, Trenitalia. It operates throughout the country, with services running from early morning to late evening. The Intercity trains come in two types: the Intercity Plus, which is the fastest and most comfortable, and the Intercity, which is slightly slower but still offers a comfortable journey. Onboard facilities include air conditioning, power sockets, Wi-Fi, and a bar service. There are several ticket types available, including Standard, Super Economy, and Business. The most popular routes for Trenitalia Intercity are from Rome to Milan, Naples to Florence, and Turin to Venice.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
There are 3 travel options from Taranto to Palermo. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Palermo from Taranto is by taking a flight, which costs on average $28 (€25).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Taranto to Palermo:
Taking a flight costs $15 (€13) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $44 (€38).
Taking a flight costs $33 (€28) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $61 (€53).
The quickest way to travel to Palermo from Taranto is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min compared to other travel options that take longer:
Getting to Palermo by bus takes 10 h 40 min on average.
Taking a train requires on average 11 h 45 min of travel time.
The Taranto to Palermo distance is around 262 miles (423 km).
The average frequency per day from Taranto to Palermo is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Taranto to Palermo as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Taranto to Palermo:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Taranto to Palermo with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Palermo 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 journey.