There are 3 ways to get from Palermo to Rome by plane, train, 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  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Rome (FCO) PMO - FCO

$42 - $164

2 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...

$85 - $120

Ferry, drive  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Ustica
  2. Take the ferry from Ustica to Naples
  3. Drive from Naples to Rome

$140 - $205

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Rome is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Rome is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs 35€ - 150€.

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The distance between Palermo and Rome is 425 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Palermo to Rome, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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

Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and Ryanair fly from Palermo to Rome hourly. Alternatively, Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Palermo to Rome twice daily. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 11 h 34 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Ferry operators

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