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Palermo to Rome by bus

The journey from Palermo to Rome by bus is 265.47 mi and takes 15 hr 38 min. There are 15 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 Rome by bus for as little as $7.15 or as much as $124.16. The best price for this journey is $7.15.

Lowest Price$7.15
Journey Duration15 hr 38 min
Connection per Day15
Lowest Price$7.15
Highest Price$124.16
First Departure8:40 AM
Last Departure8:00 PM
Distance265.47 mi
DeparturePalermo
ArrivalRome
CarriersItalo, ItabusMore

Palermo to Rome Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Palermo to Rome?

The prices for bus tickets from Palermo to Rome 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 Palermo to Rome will cost $7.15. The average bus ticket price is approximately $46.09. 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, a bus ticket from Palermo to Rome will cost you $46.09. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from Palermo to Rome by bus?

The distance between Palermo to Rome is approximately 265.47 mi. In general, it will take you about 15 hr 38 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 Rome by bus usually takes 15 hr 38 min to cover a distance of 265.47 mi. The shortest journey from Palermo to Rome will take you 12 hr 0 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Rome quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

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

The first daily departure from Palermo to Rome leaves at 8:40 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 8:00 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Palermo and Rome. 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. In general, the first departure of the night 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 Rome 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.

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

On average, there are 15 daily departures from Palermo to Rome. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 6 departures from Palermo which travel directly to Rome. There are 9 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Palermo to Rome. 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 Rome
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Palermo to Rome.

Book in advance and save

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

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 $51.73 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 90% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Palermo to Rome

The cheapest Palermo - Rome bus tickets can be found for as low as $32.68 if you’re lucky, or $43.89 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $52.62.

Find the best day to travel to Rome by bus

When travelling to Rome 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.

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.

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 Rome

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

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, Itabus and Autoservizi Salemi from Palermo to Rome
Compare services on board when travelling from Palermo to Rome by bus.
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Palermo to Rome CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
29.91kg
Bus
32.04kg
Flight
85.45kg
Car
68.36kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Palermo to Rome?
A bus ticket from Palermo to Rome is $46.09. 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 $7.15.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Palermo to Rome?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Palermo to Rome is $7.15. 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 Rome by bus?
Palermo to Rome is 265.47 mi.
How long does the bus between Palermo and Rome take?
Palermo to Rome is on average 15 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Palermo to Rome?
The bus journey from Palermo to Rome is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Italo, Itabus, Autoservizi Salemi, FlixBus Italia S.r.l. and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Palermo to Rome?
Palermo to Rome has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Palermo to Rome leave?
The earliest bus from Palermo to Rome 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 Rome depart?
The latest bus from Palermo to Rome 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 Rome 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 $7.15 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 Rome?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Palermo to go to Rome.
What's the fastest journey time between Palermo to Rome by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Palermo and Rome is 12 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Palermo to Rome?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Palermo and Rome.
What are the CO2 emissions for Palermo to Rome by bus?
The bus journey from Palermo to Rome creates 32.04kg of CO2 emissions.

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