There are 7 ways to get from Capri to Palermo by ferry, car ferry, subway, train, bus and ferry, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples TMV
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Ustica
  3. Take the ferry from Ustica to Palermo

$123 - $175

Cheapest option

Ferry, fly to Palermo  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Palermo (PMO) NAP - PMO

$60 - $196

5 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  2. Take the car ferry from Naples to Palermo

$67 - $88

Ferry, subway, train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Sorrento
  2. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$84 - $117

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo

$78 - $122

Ferry, subway, bus  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Sorrento
  2. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  3. Take the bus from Napoli, Corso Lucci to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli

$146 - $210

Ferry, fly to Catania, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA
  3. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$88 - $239

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Capri to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Capri and arriving at Palermo via Naples and Ustica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Capri and Palermo is 280 km.

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The best way to get from Capri to Palermo without a car is to ferry which takes 9 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 45 min to get from Capri to Palermo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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easyJet, Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Naples Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Palermo. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Capri to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 45 min

What companies run services between Capri, Campania, Italy and Palermo, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Capri to Palermo. However, you can take the ferry to Naples, take the ferry to Ustica, then take the ferry to Palermo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Capri to Palermo via Naples in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Napoli, Corso Lucci to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Caremar
Phone
081 18 96 66 90
Website
shop.caremar.it
Ferry from Capri to Naples
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
shop.caremar.it
Hydrofoil
$14
TMV
$21
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Ferry from Ustica to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
siremar.it
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Capri to Naples
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
gescab.it
Ferry from Capri to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Schedules at
gescab.it
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
en.tirrenia.it
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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