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Salerno Palermo Ferry

There are approximately 1 weekly sailings between Salerno to Palermo. This ferry route is operated by Grimaldi Lines. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Salerno Palermo ferries.

Salerno Palermo Ferry Times

Salerno Palermo ferry sailings typically depart from Salerno at around 01:00. The average sailing time is approximately 9h 48m.

Salerno Palermo Ferry Prices

Salerno Palermo ferry prices typically range between $137* and $918*. The average price is typically $515*. The cheapest Salerno Palermo ferry prices start from $44*. The average price for a foot passenger is $244*. The average price for a car is $621*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Salerno to Palermo?

The distance between Salerno to Palermo is approximately 195.7 miles (314.9km) or 170.0 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Salerno Palermo ferry?

Yes, Grimaldi Lines allow cars on board for ferries between Salerno and Palermo. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Salerno and Palermo.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Salerno to Palermo?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Grimaldi Lines between Salerno and Palermo.

Salerno Palermo Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Grimaldi Lines - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Salerno - Palermo Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 1
Operators Grimaldi Lines
Average Price $431*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 9h 49m
Fastest Sailing Duration 7h 15m
First Ferry 01:00
Last Ferry 20:00
Distance 170 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Salerno to Palermo is approximately 9h 15m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?

    The average price of a ferry from Salerno to Palermo is approximately $118. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Salerno to Palermo can differ depending on the season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Salerno to Palermo?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Salerno to Palermo and this is
    • Grimaldi Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Salerno to Palermo?

    Ferries from Salerno to Palermo are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Palermo?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Salerno to Palermo with
    • Grimaldi Lines
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Salerno to Palermo with the following operators
    • Grimaldi Lines
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
    • Grimaldi Lines
  • How far is Palermo from Salerno?

    Salerno to Palermo is approximately 170 nautical miles distance apart.

Salerno Guide

The Italian city of Salerno is located on the Gulf of Salerno on the Tyrrhenian Sea, and is the capital of the Salerno region of Italy, and is close to the Amalfi Coast. The town is well known as the home of the first medical school in the world, the Schola Medica Salernitana. The city, which is the cultural hub of the region is popular with visitors who enjoy strolling around the city taking in the wonderful sights, many of which are located close to the city centre. The city is characterised by beautiful pedestrian street, large piazzas and lovely shops.

The city is located in the centre of a geographical triangle nicknamed the Tourist Triangle of the 3 P's, whose corners take in the towns of Pompeii, Paestum and Positano. Because of this there are many points of interest including the Lungomare Trieste (Trieste Seafront Promenade), the Castello di Arechi (Arechi's Castle), the Duomo (the Cathedral) and the Museo Didattico della Scuola Medica Salernitana (the Educational Museum of the Salernitan Medical School).

Palermo Guide

The city of Palermo is located on the Italian island of Sicily and lies on the island's north west coast and has a large and strategically important natural port, next to the Monte Pellegrino. The city is typically Mediterranean and can trace its history back to the 8th century and is today known for its Norman buildings, fabulous palaces and the hustle and bustle of its markets. Palermo's historic centre is the Quattro Canti district, which means 'Four Corners' and is where a number of the city's most spectacular attractions can be found. These include the Royal Palace and the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta. The cathedral's sheer size and lovely architecture really needs to be seen to be fully appreciated. Also popular in the city is the medieval Basilica of San Francesco d'Assisi and the 12th century Castello della Zisa. For visitors who enjoy the performing arts there is also the Teatro Massimo which is a recently refurbished theatre that puts on regular performances.

Ferries from the city's port depart to Genoa, Civitavecchia, Naples and Tunisia.

Salerno to Palermo Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 9/25/2023 and 10/1/2023

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Grimaldi Lines 01:00 10:15 9 hours 15 minutes Sun
Grimaldi Lines 13:15 23:30 10 hours 15 minutes Tue
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