There are 6 ways to get from Salerno to Palermo by train, taxi, ferry, bus and ferry, plane or bus

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

Train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$60 - $85

Cheapest option

Train to Naples, fly to Palermo  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Palermo (PMO) NAP - PMO

$48 - $179

4 alternative options

Taxi, ferry  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salerno to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Ustica
  3. Take the ferry from Ustica to Palermo

$176 - $234

Bus and ferry  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo

$50 - $95

Train to Rome, fly to Palermo  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Palermo (PMO) FCO - PMO

$76 - $212

Train to Naples, fly to Catania, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA
  3. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo

$70 - $221

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Palermo is to bus and ferry which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 11 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salerno to Palermo is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Salerno and Palermo is 309 km.

The train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale takes 8 h 41 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salerno and arriving at Palermo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salerno and arriving at Palermo Centrale. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Salerno to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 193.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Salerno to Palermo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$21 - $110
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Salerno to Naples
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Tassisti Salernitani A R.L.
Phone
+39 089 712696
Marraffa Marco
Phone
+39 089 239494

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