There are 7 ways to get from Palermo to Capri by ferry, car ferry, train, subway, bus and ferry, bus or plane

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

Ferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Ustica
  2. Take the ferry from Ustica to Naples
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri Tmv

$124 - $176

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Car ferry Grandi Navi Veloci, ferry  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$68 - $87

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Car ferry Tirrenia, ferry  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$72 - $89

Train, subway, ferry  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3
  3. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

$90 - $117

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento
  3. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

$76 - $123

Fly from Palermo, ferry  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Naples (NAP) PMO - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$126 - $283

Bus to Catania, fly, ferry  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

$92 - $237

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Capri is to car ferry and ferry which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 11 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Capri is to fly and ferry which costs 100€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Palermo to Capri. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Capri via Ustica and Naples. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Capri is 280 km.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Capri without a car is to ferry which takes 9 h 45 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 45 min to get from Palermo to Capri, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Palermo Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Capri.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 45 min

What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Capri, Campania, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Palermo to Capri. However, you can take the ferry to Ustica, take the ferry to Naples, then take the ferry to Capri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Palermo to Capri via Naples in around 11 h 31 min.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
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
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Ferry from Palermo to Ustica
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
siremar.it
Caremar
Phone
081 18 96 66 90
Website
caremar.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
caremar.it
Hydrofoil
$15
TMV
$21
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
gescab.it
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
tirrenia.it
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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