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

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria

$48 - $107

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria

$28 - $50

3 alternative options

Ferry  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Lipari
  2. Take the ferry from Lipari to Reggio Calabria

$96 - $129

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Tresmestieri
  2. Take the car ferry from Tresmestieri to Reggio di Calabria

$38 - $54

Fly  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Reggio Calabria (REG) PMO - REG

$127 - $497

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Reggio Calabria is to train and ferry which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Reggio Calabria is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 6 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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The distance between Palermo and Reggio Calabria is 203 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Palermo to Reggio Calabria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Palermo to Reggio Calabria. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Reggio Calabria via Lipari. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Reggio Calabria, Italy?

Alitalia, Blue Panorama Airlines and two other airlines fly from Palermo to Reggio Calabria every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Palermo to Reggio Calabria via Rome, Turin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Palermo to Reggio Calabria via Bologna, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Palermo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Palermo to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $35
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Ferry from Palermo to Lipari
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Ferry from Lipari to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Meridiano Lines
Email
info@meridianolines.it
Website
meridianolines.it
Car ferry from Tresmestieri to Reggio di Calabria
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
meridianolines.it

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