There are 8 ways to get from Valencia to Palermo by plane, bus, train, ferry, car ferry, bus and 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.

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Fly to Palermo  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Palermo (PMO) VLC - PMO

$89 - $290

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Bus  •  44 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Padova
  2. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$70 - $100

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Fly to Trapani, bus  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Trapani (TPS) VLC - TPS
  2. Take the bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo Airport

$149 - $395

Train  •  32 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr
  6. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$333 - $444

Train, ferry  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station Tgv
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  4. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  5. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$257 - $406

Train, carferry, ferry  •  40 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the carferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

$213 - $324

Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Roma
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo

$228 - $355

Drive, carferry, ferry  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Alicante
  2. Take the carferry from Alicante to Algiers
  3. Drive from Algiers to Tunis
  4. Take the ferry from Tunis to Palermo

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Valencia to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Valencia and arriving at PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS via Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Valencia Estacio del Nord and arriving at Palermo Centrale via Barcelona Sants Station, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 43 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Palermo is 1196 km.

The best way to get from Valencia to Palermo without a car is to train which takes 32 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Valencia to Palermo, including transfers.

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Valencia to Palermo bus services, operated by Atlassib, depart from Valencia station.

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Valencia to Palermo train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Estacio del Nord station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Palermo is to fly which takes 5 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 32 h 43 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 44 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Valencia to Palermo bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS station.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 747.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Palermo, Italy?

Ryanair, Alitalia and Vueling Airlines fly from Valencia to Palermo 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Valencia to Palermo via Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants Station, Gare de Valence TGV, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Roma Termini in around 32 h 43 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Bari, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Paris Orly, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Ibiza, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Munich, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Valencia to Padova
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia to Roma
Ave. Duration
3 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Tunis to Palermo
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
gnv.it
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Algerie Ferries

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Valencia to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Palermo Centrale station.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Palermo. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21 min and costs .

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