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There are 6 ways to get from Fira to Palermo by plane, bus, car ferry, car, train, bus and ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Catania, bus  •  9h 40m

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Catania (CTA) JTR - CTA
  2. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$143 - $603

Cheapest option

Fly to Palermo  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Palermo (PMO) JTR - PMO

$135 - $560

4 alternative options

Catamaran, drive, car ferry, train  •  41h 3m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Drive from Piraeus to Patras
  3. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  4. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Caserta Fa / ...
  5. Take the train from Aversa to Palermo Centrale Ic

$293 - $565

Catamaran, bus, bus and ferry, train  •  43h 40m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Peiraias to Katerini
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Katerini to Bologna
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  5. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$361 - $519

Ferry, bus, car ferry, train  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Durrës
  3. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Bari
  4. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
  5. Take the train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$255 - $432

Ferry, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sukth
  3. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Bari
  4. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo

$252 - $444

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fira to Palermo is to fly and bus which costs 120€ - 550€ and takes 9h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Fira to Palermo is to fly which costs 110€ - 490€ and takes 5h 27m.

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The distance between Fira and Palermo is 1086 km.

The best way to get from Fira to Palermo without a car is to Catamaran and bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 43h 40m and costs 310€ - 460€.

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It takes approximately 9h 40m to get from Fira to Palermo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 30m and has one stopover.

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Palermo is 1h behind Fira. It is currently 2:42 PM in Fira and 1:42 PM in Palermo.

Aegean Airlines, Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Santorini Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 3073+ hotels available in Palermo. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fira to Santorini Airport is to bus which takes 10m and costs 3€.

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Map of how to get from Fira to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 678.9 miles
  • Duration: 9h 40m

What companies run services between Fira, Greece and Palermo, Italy?

Volotea flies from Fira to Palermo once a week.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Santorini to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Athens, Malta
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 Bari Centrale to Caserta
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
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 Aversa to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.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 Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Peiraias to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Katerini to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14h 48m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Durrës
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sukth
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
Marozzi VT
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93 - $94
Aircraft-type seats
$105 - $106
2 bed inside cabin
$262 - $264
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $260
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $80
Car
$110 - $120
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$110 - $125

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