There are 3 ways to get from Lipari to Palermo by 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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Ferry  •  4 h

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Palermo

$55 - $75

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
  2. Take the train from Milazzo to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$34 - $59

1 alternative option

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milazzo to Palermo

$84 - $119

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The cheapest way to get from Lipari to Palermo is to ferry and train which costs 28€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lipari to Palermo is to ferry which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Lipari and arriving at Palermo. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Lipari and Palermo is 146 km.

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The best way to get from Lipari to Palermo without a car is to ferry which takes 4 h and costs 45€ - 65€.

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The ferry from Lipari to Palermo takes 4 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Map of how to get from Lipari to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 91.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Lipari, Italy and Palermo, Italy?

Liberty Lines S.P.A. operates a ferry from Lipari to Palermo twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
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 Milazzo to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $33
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Milazzo to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Lipari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it
Ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it

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