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There are 8 ways to get from Palermo to Brindisi by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night bus, bus and ferry or car

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 Palermo to Brindisi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Brindisi (BDS) PMO - BDS

$54 - $608

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Fly Palermo to Bari, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Bari (BRI) PMO - BRI
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi

$61 - $228

Bus to Catania, fly to Bari, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bari (BRI) CTA - BRI
  3. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi

$101 - $398

Train, car ferry, night bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Lamezia Terme Centrale Reg / ...
  4. Take the night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taranto Bus
  5. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg / ...

Bus and ferry, bus  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Brindisi

$75 - $111

Train  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Battipaglia Icn
  2. Take the train from Battipaglia to Taranto Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg / ...

$90 - $120

Bus, Leonetti Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
  2. Take the Leonetti Bus from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier to Brindisi - Autorità Portuale Rome

$133 - $208

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Brindisi

$102 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Brindisi is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 12 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Brindisi is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palermo to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Brindisi via Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palermo to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Brindisi via Battipaglia and Taranto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 1 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Brindisi is 483 km.

The best way to get from Palermo to Brindisi without a car is to train and car ferry and night bus which takes 11 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Palermo to Brindisi, including transfers.

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Palermo to Brindisi bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Palermo station.

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Palermo to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Palermo Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Brindisi is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs 45€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 1 min, you could also bus and Leonetti Bus, which costs 110€ - 190€ and takes 18 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Brindisi.
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  • Distance: 302 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

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

Alitalia, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines fly from Palermo to Brindisi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Brindisi via Battipaglia and Taranto in around 17 h 1 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Palermo to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Catania to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Verona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Catania to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Catania to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
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 Brindisi
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
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 Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$31 - $37
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
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 Palermo Centrale to Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Battipaglia to Taranto
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
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
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
saj.it
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier to Brindisi - Autorità Portuale
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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There is no direct flight from Palermo Airport to Brindisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Palermo to Brindisi bus services, operated by Saj, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Palermo to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Palermo Airport to Brindisi Airport.

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There are 397+ hotels available in Brindisi. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Palermo Airport is to train which takes 46 min and costs 2€ - 6€.

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