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Naples to Palermo by bus

The journey from Naples to Palermo by bus is 193.89 mi and takes 12 hr 39 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 AM and the last at 11:05 PM. It is possible to travel from Naples to Palermo by bus for as little as $5.10 or as much as $85.17. The best price for this journey is $5.10.

Lowest Price$5.10
Journey Duration12 hr 39 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$5.10
Highest Price$85.17
First Departure2:15 AM
Last Departure11:05 PM
Distance193.89 mi
DepartureNaples
ArrivalPalermo
CarriersAutobus, ItabusMore

Naples to Palermo Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Traveling from Naples to Palermo with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Naples to Palermo. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Naples to Palermo?

The prices for bus tickets from Naples 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 Naples to Palermo will cost $5.10. The average bus ticket price is approximately $39.15. 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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When you're traveling from Naples to Palermo, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $39.15. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Naples to Palermo take by bus?

Traveling from Naples to Palermo by bus will usually take 12 hr 39 min. This journey covers a distance of 193.89 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 12 hr 39 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Naples and Palermo is around 193.89 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 12 hr 39 min. However, the fastest routes between Naples and Palermo take 10 hr 10 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Naples to Palermo take place each day?

If you want to get from Naples to Palermo, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 6 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 3 direct journeys between Naples and Palermo. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 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 Naples 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 Naples to Palermo
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Naples to Palermo.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Naples 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 Naples 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 $5.10 to $61.13 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 92% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Naples to Palermo

The cheapest Naples - Palermo bus tickets can be found for as low as $29.05 if you’re lucky, or $50.51 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $62.88.

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.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Naples to Palermo

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa when traveling from Naples to Palermo.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
Services on board Autobus, Itabus and Frecciarossa from Naples to Palermo
Compare services on board when travelling from Naples to Palermo by bus.
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Naples to Palermo CO2 Emissions by Bus

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21.84kg
Bus
23.4kg
Flight
62.41kg
Car
49.92kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Naples to Palermo?
A bus ticket from Naples to Palermo is $39.15. 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 $5.10.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Naples to Palermo?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Naples to Palermo is $5.10. 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 Naples and Palermo by bus?
Naples to Palermo is 193.89 mi.
How long does the bus between Naples and Palermo take?
Naples to Palermo is on average 12 hr 39 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Naples to Palermo?
The bus journey from Naples to Palermo is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Autobus, Itabus, Traghetto, Frecciarossa and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Naples to Palermo?
Naples to Palermo has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Naples to Palermo leave?
The earliest bus from Naples to Palermo departs at 2:15 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 Naples to Palermo depart?
The latest bus from Naples to Palermo departs at 11:05 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 Naples 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 $5.10 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 Naples to Palermo?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Naples to go to Palermo.
What's the fastest journey time between Naples to Palermo by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Naples and Palermo is 10 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct bus from Naples to Palermo?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Naples and Palermo.
What are the CO2 emissions for Naples to Palermo by bus?
The bus journey from Naples to Palermo creates 23.4kg of CO2 emissions.

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