There are 6 ways to get from Palermo to Palma by plane, bus, train, car ferry, ferry or bus and ferry

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 from Palermo  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Palma Mallorca (PMI) PMO - PMI

$74 - $502

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Bus to Catania, fly  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Palma Mallorca (PMI) CTA - PMI

$119 - $482

Train, car ferry  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Icn
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$306 - $548

Ferry, carferry, car ferry  •  43 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the carferry from Civitavecchia to Barcelona
  3. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$222 - $461

Bus and ferry, bus, carferry  •  44 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Rome Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Barcelona Sants
  3. Take the carferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
  4. Take the bus from Av. Príncep d'Espanya to Estació Intermodal 351

$206 - $453

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Roma
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Barcelona/Sants
  3. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$323 - $631

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Palermo to Palma. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Palma de Mallorca via Civitavecchia and Barcelona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 45 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Palma is 938 km.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Palma without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 41 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Palermo to Palma, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Palermo Airport to Palma Mallorca Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Ryanair, Air Europa, Meridiana and four other airlines offer flights from Palermo Airport to Palma Mallorca Airport.

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There are 1540+ hotels available in Palma. Prices start at $97 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 .

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Palma.
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  • Distance: 586.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 36 min

What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Palma, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, easyJet and five other airlines fly from Palermo to Palma 5 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Venice
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Basel
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Palermo to Palma Mallorca via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Catania to Palma Mallorca via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
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 Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
19 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Roma
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
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
Tib
Website
tib.org
Bus from Av. Príncep d'Espanya to Estació Intermodal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tib.org
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Roma to Barcelona/Sants
Ave. Duration
44 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$52
Cabin
$100
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$55 - $75
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$50 - $75
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Civitavecchia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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