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There are 9 ways to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island) by train, ferry, bus and ferry, plane or car ferry

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Train, ferry via Naples  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

30€ - 134€

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Train, ferry  •  12h 13m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milazzo Ic
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

57€ - 79€

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  13h 9m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Milazzo
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

54€ - 80€

Train, ferry via Ginostra  •  14h 49m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Ginostra
  3. Take the ferry from Ginostra to Panarea

41€ - 152€

Fly to Catania, train, ferry  •  10h 41m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Catania (CTA) FCO - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

51€ - 172€

Fly to Reggio Calabria, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 5m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Reggio Calabria (REG) FCO - REG
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

82€ - 350€

Fly to Palermo, train, ferry  •  10h 39m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Palermo (PMO) FCO - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

64€ - 220€

Fly to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  10h

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) FCO - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

78€ - 275€

Fly to Naples, ferry  •  9h 58m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Naples (NAP) FCO - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

60€ - 235€

Roma Termini → Panarea (Island)
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The cheapest way to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island) is to train and ferry via Ginostra which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 14h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island) is to train and ferry via Naples which costs 29€ - 140€ and takes 7h 51m.

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It is approximately 423 km to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island).

The best way to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island) without a car is to train and ferry via Naples which takes 7h 51m and costs 29€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Wizz Air, Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Rome Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 319+ hotels available in Panarea (Island). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Roma Termini to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 14€.

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Map of how to get from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island).
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  • Distance: 423.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 51m

What companies run services between Roma Termini, Italy and Panarea (Island), Italy?

There is no direct connection from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island). However, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Mergellina, take the walk to Napoli Mergellina, then take the ferry to Panarea. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Roma Termini to Panarea (Island) via Milazzo and Milazzo in around 12h 13m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
16€ - 180€
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
22€ - 180€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 220€
Flights from Rome to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 220€
Flights from Rome to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Naples
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
8€ - 140€
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 16€
Base Standard
26€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale, Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 28€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 25€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Roma Termini to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Trenitalia

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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
23€ - 26€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
14€ - 65€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Ginostra
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
13€ - 65€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Ginostra to Panarea
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
33€
Website
Siremar
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Panarea
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Ferry from Ginostra to Panarea
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A
Phone
800 250000
Email
reclami@ngi-spa.it
Website
ngi-spa.it
Ferry from Ginostra to Panarea
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€

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