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Palermo to Milan by bus

The journey from Palermo to Milan by bus is 551.72 mi and takes 22 hr 13 min. There are 24 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:40 AM and the last at 8:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Palermo to Milan by bus for as little as $25.64 or as much as $197.04. The best price for this journey is $25.64.

Lowest Price$25.64
Journey Duration22 hr 13 min
Connection per Day24
Lowest Price$25.64
Highest Price$197.04
First Departure8:40 AM
Last Departure8:00 PM
Distance551.72 mi
DeparturePalermo
ArrivalMilan
CarriersItalo, Autoservizi SalemiMore

Palermo to Milan Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 26, 2024

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

When you're traveling from Palermo to Milan, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $82.98. You might be able to find prices as low as $25.64, but it all depends on how you travel. 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.
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When you're traveling from Palermo to Milan, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $82.98. 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 it take to get from Palermo to Milan by bus?

The distance between Palermo to Milan is approximately 551.72 mi. In general, it will take you about 22 hr 13 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Palermo and Milan runs for about 551.72 mi and usually takes approximately 22 hr 13 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 16 hr 8 min. If you are trying to get from Palermo to Milan as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Palermo to Milan?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Palermo at 8:40 AM, and the last departure will leave at 8:00 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Palermo to Milan can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Palermo to Milan leaves at 8:40 AM, while the last journey sets out at 8:00 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Palermo and Milan. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

The exact number of journeys from Palermo to Milan can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 24 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Palermo to Milan. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Palermo to Milan varies, but in general, you can expect to find 4 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 20 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Palermo to Milan. 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 Palermo to Milan
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Palermo to Milan.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Palermo to Milan, 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 Palermo to Milan.

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 $15.34 to $93.52 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 84% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Palermo to Milan

The cheapest Palermo - Milan bus tickets can be found for as low as $49.40 if you’re lucky, or $71.13 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $92.88.

Find the best day to travel to Milan by bus

When travelling to Milan 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.

Italo, a subsidiary of the Italian railway company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV), operates a high-speed train service throughout Italy. The 2012 launch of Italo trains, which are both conventional and high-speed, provides travelers with speedy and comfortable travel across Italy. The 300 km/h speed ensures regular and comfortable transportation to major cities like Rome, Naples, Florence, and Milan.

Ticket types and facilities from Palermo to Milan

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Italo when traveling from Palermo to Milan.

Smart

With the Smart ambiance, experience all the comforts and services of Italo at an affordable price.
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Prima

Experience the best of Italo with the Prima ambiance, providing you with maximum comfort and top-notch services for your entire journey.
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Club Executive

For an even more luxurious and relaxing trip, opt for the Club Ambiance. Here, you'll delight in ultimate comfort and pampering with spacious individual seating arrangements.
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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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Italo trains come equipped with free WiFi and the ItaloLive entertainment portal, featuring an array of movies, shows, news, and more.
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All Italo trains provide power sockets at each seat.
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Your train ticket comes with a luggage allowance, which you need to store in specified areas on Italo trains. In Smart ambience coaches, there's a size limit, so ensure your luggage doesn't exceed 75 x 53 x 30 cm. Adhering to these guidelines helps you avoid any penalties.
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For travelers with reduced mobility, Italo trains have priority seating located near an accessible restroom, which includes tactile and Braille signage.
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On Italo trains, while there's no dedicated dining carriage, vending machines in Coaches 3 and 7 (AGV trains) or Coaches 3 and 6 (EVO trains) offer snacks and drinks. Prima Ambience passengers receive a complimentary Welcome Service with a variety of snacks and beverages served at their seat. For an even more luxurious experience, Club Executive Ambience travelers enjoy an exclusive onboard catering service with espresso, pastries, and drinks delivered by attentive staff.
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All Italo trains are equipped with air-conditioning.
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Prams, pushchairs, and folding bicycles are considered standard luggage and should be stored in designated spaces on Italo trains. Oversized luggage and standard bicycles are not allowed. We recommend protecting your bicycle with a cover.
Services on board Italo, Autoservizi Salemi and FlixBus from Palermo to Milan
Compare services on board when travelling from Palermo to Milan by bus.
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Palermo to Milan 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 Palermo to Milan?
A bus ticket from Palermo to Milan is $82.98. 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 $25.64.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Palermo to Milan?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Palermo to Milan is $25.64. 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 Palermo and Milan by bus?
Palermo to Milan is 551.72 mi.
How long does the bus between Palermo and Milan take?
Palermo to Milan is on average 22 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 16 hr 8 min.
Which companies operate from Palermo to Milan?
The bus journey from Palermo to Milan is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Italo, Autoservizi Salemi, FlixBus and Itabus.
How many bus connections per day go from Palermo to Milan?
Palermo to Milan has 24 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Palermo to Milan leave?
The earliest bus from Palermo to Milan departs at 8:40 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 Palermo to Milan depart?
The latest bus from Palermo to Milan departs at 8:00 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 Palermo to Milan 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 $25.64 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 Palermo to Milan?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Palermo to go to Milan.
What's the fastest journey time between Palermo to Milan by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Palermo and Milan is 16 hr 8 min.
Is there a direct bus from Palermo to Milan?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Palermo and Milan.
What are the CO2 emissions for Palermo to Milan by bus?
The bus journey from Palermo to Milan creates 66.59kg of CO2 emissions.

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