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Salerno to Palermo Ferry

The Salerno to Palermo ferry route is provided by 1 operator and is available for booking all year round. The ferry crossing from Salerno to Palermo takes approximately 9 hours and 49 minutes on ferries servicing this route. Salerno to Palermo ferry duration can range between 7 hours 15 minutes and 11 hours depending on the operator that you decide to travel with.

Salerno to Palermo Ferry Schedules

There is 1 weekly sailings from Salerno to Palermo. Grimaldi Lines provide just 1 sailing per week. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Salerno to Palermo Ferry Time

The first ferry leaves Salerno at approximately 01:00 and the last ferry leaves at approximately 20:00. Ferry schedules can vary by operator and season.

High Speed Ferry Salerno to Palermo

The fastest ferry from Salerno to Palermo is with Grimaldi Lines in 7 hours and 15 minutes.

Can I reserve a cabin on the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?

You can book cabins on ferries that sail from Salerno to Palermo with Grimaldi Lines.

Can I bring pets on the Salerno Palermo ferry?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Salerno to Palermo with Grimaldi Lines.

Salerno to Palermo Ferry Price

The price of a ferry from Salerno to Palermo can vary between $92 and $918 depending on the operator, season and whether you are travelling with a vehicle. The average price of a foot passenger is $151, prices can range from $92 and $371. The average price with a car is $600. Car prices can range from $199 and $918. Prices may vary for other vehicle types. All ferry prices can change from season to season.

Prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days.

Cheap Salerno Ferry

Find cheap ferry tickets using our deal finder. We suggest that you book in advance to ensure yourself the best possible prices and availability on the ferry to Palermo.

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Salerno - Palermo Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 1
Operators Grimaldi Lines
Average Price $425*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 9h 55m
Fastest Sailing Duration 9h 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 2024-07-02.

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. 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 $362. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Salerno to Palermo can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

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 Salerno 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 7/22/2024 and 7/28/2024

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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