There are 6 ways to get from Fira to Palermo by plane, bus, ferry, car, car ferry, train 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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Fly to Palermo  •  6 h 53 min

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

$141 - $561

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Fly to Catania, bus  •  9 h 25 min

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

$143 - $603

Catamaran, drive, car ferry, train  •  39 h 19 min

  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

$292 - $567

Catamaran, bus, bus and ferry, train  •  42 h 49 min

  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 / ...

$362 - $529

Ferry, bus, car ferry, train  •  2 days 9 h

  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 / ...

$270 - $437

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Piraeus to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo

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The cheapest way to get from Fira to Palermo is to fly and bus which costs 120€ - 550€ and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fira to Palermo is to fly which costs 120€ - 480€ and takes 6 h 53 min.

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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 42 h 49 min and costs 300€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Fira to Palermo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Palermo Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Palermo is 1 h behind Fira. It is currently 5:38 PM in Fira and 4:38 PM in Palermo.

Sky Express , Olympic Air, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Santorini Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 3220+ hotels available in Palermo. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fira to Santorini Airport is to bus which takes 10 min 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: 6 h 53 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Fira to Palermo once daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santorini to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Santorini to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Verona
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Santorini to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Santorini to Catania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
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
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
9 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Peiraias to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Katerini to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Durrës
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$95 - $130
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$108 - $109
2 bed inside cabin
$269 - $270
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$75 - $85
Car
$115 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $120
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $130
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr

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