There are 9 ways to get from Croatia to Palermo by plane, shuttle, bus, train, bus and ferry, car or 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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Fly from Split  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Palermo (PMO) SPU - PMO

$85 - $490

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Shuttle to Venice Treviso, fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula railway Stattion to Treviso Airport
  2. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Palermo (PMO) TSF - PMO

$79 - $628

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Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula railway Stattion to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Palermo (PMO) VCE - PMO

$104 - $709

Fly from Zagreb  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Palermo (PMO) ZAG - PMO

$130 - $191

Bus, train  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Termini Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$167 - $234

Train  •  24 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le En
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$158 - $256

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome N997
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo

$108 - $181

Bus  •  27 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina 4
  2. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli

$308 - $378

Drive, ferry  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Ustica
  3. Take the ferry from Ustica to Palermo

$273 - $391

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Croatia to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Palermo via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Croatia to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Palermo Centrale via Villach Hbf, Bologna C.Le and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 27 min.

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The distance between Croatia and Palermo is 880 km.

The best way to get from Croatia to Palermo without a car is to bus and train which takes 24 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Croatia to Palermo, including transfers.

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Croatia to Palermo bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zagreb station.

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Croatia to Palermo train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Palermo is to fly which takes 9 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 24 h 27 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 27 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Split Airport to Palermo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Croatia to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 550.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Croatia and Palermo, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, easyJet and seven other airlines fly from Split to Palermo 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Palermo via Villach Hbf, Bologna C.Le, and Roma Termini in around 24 h 27 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Zagreb to Palermo via Split, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Split to Palermo via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Palermo via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Palermo via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Palermo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,800
Flights from Zagreb to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
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 Trieste Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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
11 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

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 Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Pula railway Stattion to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$250 - $470
Shuttle from Pula railway Stattion to Treviso Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$250 - $470
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
atvo.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators

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

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Austrian Airlines, Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Split 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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The best way to get from Croatia to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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