How to get from Florence to Palermo

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How to get from Florence to Palermo

Travel from Florence to Palermo and discover Sicilia city of 648 Thousand inhabitants. The distance from Florence to Palermo is 652 kilometers; with Wanderio you can compare the available train, flight so that you can organize your trip choosing the fastest route, the most comfortable or the cheapest one. For example, by choosing a train from Florence to Palermo, you’ll get to your destination in about 13 hours on average; the average train ticket prices are 78 €. Going from Florence to Palermo by flight instead? The average ticket prices are 30 € and the flight journey takes about 1 hour hours on average.


We found 7 routes From Florence to Palermo

Compare flights, trains, buses and transfers to get from Florence to Palermo

  • 62kg

    12h 41m

    starting from

    € 78.5

    per adult

    78.5 € / 12h 41m Firenze S. M. Novella Palermo Centrale
  • 135kg

    18h 40m

    starting from

    € 71.0

    per adult

    71.0 € / 18h 40m Firenze Via Santa Caterina da Siena Palermo Piazza Cairoli Autostazione
  • 130kg

    3h 15m

    starting from

    € 96.17

    per adult

    96.17 € / 3h 15m Florence Airport, Peretola Palermo Airport
  • 131kg

    1h 25m

    starting from

    € 59.52

    per adult

    59.52 € / 1h 25m Pisa International Airport Palermo Airport
  • 134kg

    3h 10m

    starting from

    € 122.44

    per adult

    122.44 € / 3h 10m Pisa International Airport Trapani Airport
  • 145kg

    1h 30m

    starting from

    € 87.54

    per adult

    87.54 € / 1h 30m Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport Palermo Airport
  • 150kg

    3h 5m

    starting from

    € 131.82

    per adult

    131.82 € / 3h 5m Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport Trapani Airport
  • Trains Florence - Palermo

    You can get from Florence to Palermo by train, thanks to the 5 daily routes provided by Intercity, InterCityNotte. The train ride from Florence to Palermo takes about 13 hours on average and the average train ticket is 78.0 €. If you book in advance, you can find the best fares and save 39% on average on your train ticket, with prices starting from 78 €. Travelling Italy by train can often be cheap.


    Flights Florence - Palermo

    To get to Palermo from Florence you can take a flight from Florence, Peretola (FLR), which is the closest airport to Florence and is 4.87 kilometers far from the city center, and arrive at Palermo (PMO), the closest airport that serves Palermo. The average price for a Florence to Palermo flight is 29.68 €, but you can find low cost flights as well, with prices starting from 29.68 €. Getting from Florence to Palermo by flight takes about 1 hour on average; however, you need to consider the time to get to the airport and pass the security checks. You can count on 432 daily connections between Florence and Palermo provided by Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, British Airways, IBERIA, Ryanair. Palermo (PMO) is the closest airport to Palermo and is 21.3 kilometers away from the city center.


    Buses Florence - Palermo

    Coaches from Florence to Palermo are comfortable and rather cheap; you can travel with Buscenter, Baltour on one of the 4 buses that every day link Florence to Palermo and get you to your destination in 16:00 on average. Florence - Palermo bus tickets cost 55.8 € on average. Thanks to low cost fares though, you can find cheap buses at prices as low as 45.0 €. Travelling Italy by bus could be the cheapest solution for you low budget trips.