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Milan to Palermo by bus

The journey from Milan to Palermo by bus is 551.72 mi and takes 23 hr 15 min. There are 22 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:15 AM and the last at 10:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Palermo by bus for as little as $30.78 or as much as $197.03. The best price for this journey is $30.78.

Lowest Price$30.78
Journey Duration23 hr 15 min
Connection per Day22
Lowest Price$30.78
Highest Price$197.03
First Departure7:15 AM
Last Departure10:40 PM
Distance551.72 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalPalermo
CarriersAutoservizi Salemi, FlixBus Italia S.r.l.More

Milan to Palermo Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 26, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Milan to Palermo? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Milan to Palermo, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Milan to Palermo by bus?

The prices for bus tickets from Milan to Palermo vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Milan to Palermo will cost $30.78. The average bus ticket price is approximately $79.81. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $79.81 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Milan to Palermo.

How long will it take me to travel from Milan to Palermo by bus?

The average journey time is 23 hr 15 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 551.72 mi from Milan to Palermo. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Milan to Palermo to take longer than 23 hr 15 min. In order to get from Milan to Palermo faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Milan and Palermo will complete the journey in 15 hr 34 min.On average, it will take you about 23 hr 15 min to travel the 551.72 mi between Milan and Palermo.

When do the first and last departures from Milan to Palermo leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Milan to Palermo leaving at 7:15 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:40 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Milan to Palermo leaving at 7:15 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 10:40 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Milan to Palermo are there every day?

If you want to get from Milan to Palermo, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 22 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 5 direct journeys between Milan and Palermo. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 17 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Milan to Palermo. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Milan to Palermo
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Milan to Palermo.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan to Palermo, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Milan to Palermo.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $27.65 to $127.27 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 78% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Milan to Palermo

The cheapest Milan - Palermo bus tickets can be found for as low as $73.28 if you’re lucky, or $81.96 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $102.94.

Find the best day to travel to Palermo by bus

When travelling to Palermo by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Autoservizi Salemi is a bus company based in Sicily, Italy. It was founded in 1972 and has since grown to become one of the leading bus operators in the region. The company offers a wide range of services, including local and long-distance bus transportation, airport transfers, and private tours. Autoservizi Salemi operates a modern fleet of buses equipped with air conditioning, comfortable seating, and other amenities. The company is committed to providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation services to its customers. With a team of experienced drivers and a strong focus on customer satisfaction, Autoservizi Salemi has become a trusted name in the transportation industry.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

Services on board Autoservizi Salemi, FlixBus and Itabus from Milan to Palermo
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Milan to Palermo CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
62.15kg
Bus
66.59kg
Flight
177.58kg
Car
142.07kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Milan to Palermo?
A bus ticket from Milan to Palermo is $79.81. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $30.78.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Milan to Palermo?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Palermo is $30.78. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Milan and Palermo by bus?
Milan to Palermo is 551.72 mi.
How long does the bus between Milan and Palermo take?
Milan to Palermo is on average 23 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 15 hr 34 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Palermo?
The bus journey from Milan to Palermo is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Autoservizi Salemi, FlixBus Italia S.r.l., FlixBus, Itabus and Italo.
How many bus connections per day go from Milan to Palermo?
Milan to Palermo has 22 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Milan to Palermo leave?
The earliest bus from Milan to Palermo departs at 7:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Milan to Palermo depart?
The latest bus from Milan to Palermo departs at 10:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Milan to Palermo in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $30.78 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Milan to Palermo?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Palermo.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Palermo by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Milan and Palermo is 15 hr 34 min.
Is there a direct bus from Milan to Palermo?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Milan and Palermo.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Palermo by bus?
The bus journey from Milan to Palermo creates 66.59kg of CO2 emissions.

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