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There are 9 ways to get from Avignon to Palermo by train, plane, bus, car, ferry or bus and ferry

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

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Train to Marseille, fly to Palermo  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Palermo (PMO) MRS - PMO

$72 - $472

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Train to Lyon, fly to Palermo  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Palermo (PMO) LYS - PMO

$148 - $409

Train to Marseille, fly to Catania, bus  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Catania (CTA) MRS - CTA
  3. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$115 - $495

Train via Roma Termini  •  23h 31m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$261 - $342

Drive, ferry  •  22h 7m

  1. Drive from Avignon to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$154 - $259

Train, ferry  •  25h 49m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  3. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$167 - $280

Train  •  27h 49m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale Icn

$203 - $282

Bus  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon to Milan San Donato Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$93 - $131

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  34h 19m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Naples
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo

$188 - $327

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The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Palermo is to bus which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 28h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Palermo is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 360€ and takes 5h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Avignon and arriving at PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS via Milano - Autostazione San Donato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Avignon TGV and arriving at Palermo Centrale via Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station, Torino Porta Susa and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 31m.

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The distance between Avignon and Palermo is 963 km.

The best way to get from Avignon to Palermo without a car is to train which takes 23h 31m and costs 220€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Avignon to Palermo, including transfers.

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Avignon to Palermo bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Avignon station.

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Avignon to Palermo train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Avignon TGV station.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Palermo is to train which takes 23h 31m and costs 220€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 28h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 602 miles
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Palermo, Italy?

You can take a train from Avignon to Palermo via Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Roma Termini in around 23h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avignon to Palermo via Milano - Autostazione San Donato in around 28h 10m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $410
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $410
Flights from Marseille to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lyon to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Avignon TGV to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Avignon TGV to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Avignon to Milan San Donato
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
Baltour
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Naples
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Avignon to Palermo bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS station.

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Avignon to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Palermo Centrale station.

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Hop!, Transavia France, Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Marseille Airport to Palermo Airport.

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