There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Palermo by plane, train, bus, car, ferry, night train 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 Paris Orly to Palermo  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Palermo (PMO) ORY - PMO

$87 - $347

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Fly Paris CDG to Palermo  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Palermo (PMO) CDG - PMO

$104 - $479

Train to Beauvais, fly to Palermo  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Palermo (PMO) BVA - PMO

$90 - $4,837

Fly Paris Orly to Trapani, bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Trapani (TPS) ORY - TPS
  2. Take the bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli

$274 - $1,049

Fly Paris Orly to Catania, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Catania (CTA) ORY - CTA
  2. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$89 - $449

Fly Paris CDG to Catania, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Catania (CTA) CDG - CTA
  2. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$106 - $461

Train  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$283 - $417

Drive, ferry  •  26 h 17 min

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

$223 - $359

Bus  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$121 - $193

Night train, train  •  32 h 31 min

  1. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale Thello
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$252 - $320

Bus, bus and ferry  •  40 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo

$167 - $327

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Palermo is to bus which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 31 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Palermo is to fly which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS via Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Palermo Centrale via Lausanne, Milano Centrale and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 57 min.

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The distance between Paris and Palermo is 1482 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Palermo without a car is to train which takes 23 h 57 min and costs 240€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Paris to Palermo, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Paris to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 926.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

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

Transavia France, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Paris to Palermo 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Palermo via Lausanne, Milano Centrale, and Roma Termini in around 23 h 57 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Paris Orly to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Paris Orly to Trapani via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Paris Orly to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Paris Orly to Trapani via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Beauvais to Palermo via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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