There are 8 ways to get from Sicily to Bari by plane, bus and ferry, bus, train, car 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 from Palermo  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Bari (BRI) PMO - BRI

$48 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Bivio Cantinella
  2. Take the bus from Cantinella to Bari

$36 - $56

6 alternative options

Fly from Catania  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bari (BRI) CTA - BRI

$52 - $330

Train, bus via Castiglione Cosentino  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Paola Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari Reg
  4. Take the bus from Sibari to Bari

$58 - $108

Train, bus  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Bari via Capruzzi 53801

$95 - $120

Train  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa Ic
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Bari Centrale Fa / ...

$107 - $148

Car ferry, bus  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Napoli-Immacolatella to Bari 5385 / ...

$71 - $96

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Bari

$97 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Bari is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 12 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Bari is to fly which takes 2 h 41 min and costs 45€ - 290€.

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The distance between Sicily and Bari is 455 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Sicily to Bari, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Bari. However, there are services departing from Piazza Boiardo and arriving at Bari via Palermo and Cantinella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Bari. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Bari Centrale via Palermo Centrale, Aversa and Caserta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Bari, Italy?

Volotea and Alitalia fly from Palermo to Bari 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Bari via Palermo Centrale, Aversa, and Caserta in around 15 h 54 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Catania to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Paola
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Bivio Cantinella
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cantinella to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Sibari to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli-Immacolatella to Bari
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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