There are 11 ways to get from Palermo to Germany by plane, bus, train, night train, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Palermo to Munich  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Munich (MUC) PMO - MUC

$166 - $417

Cheapest option

Bus  •  46 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Wrocław
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Berlin, Berlin SXF P14 / ...

$105 - $162

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Fly Palermo to Stuttgart  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Stuttgart (STR) PMO - STR

$179 - $645

Fly Palermo to Frankfurt  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) PMO - FRA

$166 - $390

Fly Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) PMO - CGN

$153 - $390

Fly Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) PMO - SXF

$124 - $340

Bus to Catania, fly to Munich  •  7 h 30 min

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

$112 - $372

Train  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to München Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$306 - $471

Train, night train  •  31 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf En
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$287 - $456

Bus and ferry, bus  •  35 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Rome Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Berlin ZOB

$149 - $231

Ferry, drive  •  28 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Genoa
  2. Drive from Genoa to Berlin

$260 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Germany is to bus which costs 90€ - 140€ and takes 46 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Germany is to fly which costs 150€ - 600€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Germany is 1458 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Palermo to Germany, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palermo to Germany. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Rome Tiburtina, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palermo to Germany. However, there are services departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via Roma Termini, Bologna Centrale, München Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and four other airlines fly from Palermo to Munich every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Berlin via Roma Termini, Bologna C.Le, Bologna Centrale, München Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 27 h 20 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Verona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Palermo to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Catania to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Catania to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Palermo to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Catania to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Catania to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Munich via Malta
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Palermo to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Catania to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Catania to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Palermo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Catania to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Catania to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 Bologna Centrale to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Palermo to Wrocław
Ave. Duration
38 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Berlin, Berlin SXF
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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