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Journey Information

Rome to Palermo coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£87.10
Shortest Duration12h 0m
Trips per day2
Coach lines2
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Rome to Palermo right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Rome to Palermo?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £94.52 was the low point for coach fares from Rome to Palermo. Coaches from Palermo to Rome are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £94.52 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 16 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 266 miles (427 kilometers) from Rome, RM to Palermo, PA. However, the fastest coach only takes 12 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Palermo at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Palermo, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Rome?

The first coach leaves at 12:00 and the last coach leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all coaches from Rome to Palermo, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Rome to Palermo. One coach is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting coach at any point.

What coach companies travel from Rome to Palermo?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Rome, Province of Rome to Palermo, Province of Palermo. However, each company only runs one coach per day. We've compiled their average prices and journey times for easy comparison:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus112h 0m£87.10
Marino120h 5m£101.92

Where does the coach leave from in Rome?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Rome, Province of Rome:

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni

Where does the coach arrive in Palermo?

All coaches from Rome arrive at one main station in Palermo, Province of Palermo:

  • Palermo Central Railway Station

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