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Duration 11h 40m
Distance 500 km
Average price 70€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between Rome and Sicily takes 11h 40m. There is at least one bus per day from Rome to Sicily. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus and ferry

  1. Roma Tiburtina
  2. Palermo
11h 40m
55€ - 80€

Rome to Sicily bus times

Buses run once daily between Rome and Palermo. The service departs Rome at 21:00 at night, which arrives into Palermo at 08:40. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 11h 40m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Roma Tiburtina and arriving at Palermo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 40m.

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The distance between Rome and Sicily is 500 km.

Rome to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Roma Tiburtina station.

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Rome to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Palermo station.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Rome and Sicily?

Autoservizi Salemi Srl operates a vehicle from Roma Tiburtina to Palermo once daily. Tickets cost 55€ - 80€ and the journey takes 11h 40m.
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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