There are 9 ways to get from Palermo to Germany by plane, train, night train, car ferry, bus, 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 to Munich  •  5 h 43 min

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

$108 - $335

Cheapest option

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 47 min

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

$65 - $258

7 alternative options

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 26 min

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

$95 - $308

Fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 38 min

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

$108 - $309

Train  •  27 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Fa
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$325 - $483

Train, night train  •  32 h 50 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

$304 - $486

Car ferry, bus  •  35 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the bus from NapoIi Bus Metropark to Berlin ZOB

$161 - $226

Bus and ferry, bus  •  38 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N06

$196 - $264

Ferry, drive  •  28 h 22 min

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

$265 - $426

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, Verona Porta Nuova, Muenchen Hbf, München Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 27 h 10 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
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 Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
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 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 Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday 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
Flights from Palermo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
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
3 h 55 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
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 Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
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
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 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Palermo to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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
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
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Palermo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$140 - $170
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Car ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Palermo to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
gnv.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Palermo and Germany is 1458 km.

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Germany is to fly which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Palermo to Germany is to fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs 75€ - 250€.

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, Verona Porta Nuova, München Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Palermo to Germany. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Berlin, Memhardstr. via Zurich and Berlin, Flughafen Tegel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Palermo to Germany, including transfers.