There are 5 ways to get from Palermo to Lampedusa by car, ferry, bus, train, car ferry 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

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Porto Empedocle
  2. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$90 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Basile to Porto Empedocle
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$75

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Basile to Porto Empedocle
  2. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$81 - $106

Train, ferry  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Agrigento Centrale Reg
  2. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$80 - $117

Fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Lampedusa (LMP) PMO - LMP

$121 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Lampedusa is to bus and car ferry which costs 66€ and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Lampedusa is to fly which costs 100€ - 410€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Lampedusa is 299 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Palermo to Lampedusa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Palermo Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Lampedusa.
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  • Distance: 187.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

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

Alitalia, Volotea and three other airlines fly from Palermo to Lampedusa 5 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Turin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Agrigento Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
Bus operators
Salvatore Lumia
Email
info@autolineelumia.it
Website
autolineelumia.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Basile to Porto Empedocle
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autolineelumia.it
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Car ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
siremar.it

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