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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Marsala by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, ferry or car

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Fly from Paris Orly, bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Palermo (PMO) ORY - PMO
  2. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala

64€ - 143€

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Bus to Beauvais, fly, bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Palermo (PMO) BVA - PMO
  3. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala

58€ - 227€

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Fly from Paris CDG, bus  •  7h 53m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Palermo (PMO) CDG - PMO
  2. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala

68€ - 289€

Train, bus and ferry via Rome  •  27h 9m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Tiburtina Fr
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Marsala

205€ - 370€

Train, bus  •  27h 39m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic
  4. Take the bus from Palermo Centrale to Marsala

218€ - 383€

Train, bus and ferry  •  32h 56m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano P.Garibaldi Tgv
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milano - Autostazione Terminal Bus Di Lampugnano to Marsala Milano

209€ - 294€

Bus, ferry  •  34h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nice - Airport
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Trapani
  3. Take the ferry from Trapani to Marsala

110€ - 230€

Drive, ferry  •  30h 44m

  1. Drive from Paris to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo
  3. Drive from Palermo to Marsala

202€ - 324€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  37h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Milan N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milano - Autostazione Terminal Bus Di Lampugnano to Marsala Milano

104€ - 170€

Paris to Marsala by train and bus and ferry

The journey time between Paris and Marsala is around 28h 13m and covers a distance of around 2549 km. The fastest journey normally takes 28h 13m. Operated by TGV inOui, Trenitalia Frecce and Autoservizi Salemi Srl, the Paris to Marsala service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Marsala. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
28h 13m
Fastest journey time:
28h 13m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
205€
Carbon emissions:
248 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:43
Last service departs at:
06:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Marsala train and bus and ferry schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Marsala is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Marsala is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Marsala is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Marsala is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 150€ and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Marsala is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 150€ and takes 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Marsala. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Marsala via Milano - Autostazione Terminal Bus Di Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 30m.

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The distance between Paris and Marsala is 1473 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Marsala without a car is to train and bus and ferry via Rome which takes 27h 9m and costs 200€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 7h 43m to get from Paris to Marsala, including transfers.

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Paris to Marsala bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Paris to Marsala bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Marsala station.

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easyJet, Alitalia and Transavia France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Marsala.
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  • Distance: 1472.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 43m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Marsala, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Paris to Marsala. However, you can take the train to Antony, take the walk to Antony, take the bus to Orly 4, take the walk to Paris Orly airport, fly to Palermo, take the walk to Palermo Airport, then take the bus to Marsala. Alternatively, you can take the train to Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv, take the walk to Paris CDG airport, fly to Palermo, take the walk to Palermo Airport, then take the bus to Marsala.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 180€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 460€
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 460€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 430€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
45€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
50€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
50€ - 75€
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Marsala
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo Centrale to Marsala
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Milano - Autostazione Terminal Bus Di Lampugnano to Marsala
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Milan
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Milan
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Nice to Trapani
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 180€
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
70€ - 90€
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
130€ - 180€

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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