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Ferry from Palermo to Salerno

The Palermo Salerno ferry is operated by Grimaldi Lines. Palermo Salerno Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Palermo to Salerno Ferry Times

Ferries from Palermo to Salerno typically depart from Palermo at around 09:15. The average sailing time of a Salerno Palermo ferry is approximately 10h 21m.

Palermo Salerno Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Palermo Salerno ferries typically range between €91* and €387*. The average price is around €198*. The cheapest ferry prices from Palermo to Salerno start from €43*. The average price for a foot passenger is €144*. The average price for a car ferry is €259*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Palermo and Salerno?

The distance between Palermo to Salerno is approximately 195.7 miles (314.9km), or 170.0 nautical miles.

Is there a Palermo Salerno car ferry?

Yes, Grimaldi Lines offer a car ferry from Palermo to Salerno. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Palermo and Salerno.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Palermo Salerno ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Palermo to Salerno with Grimaldi Lines.

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Palermo - Salerno Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 1
Operators Grimaldi Lines
Average Price 252 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 10h 21m
Fastest Sailing Duration 9h 30m
First Ferry 09:15
Last Ferry 20:00
Distance 170 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Palermo to Salerno?

The approximate duration for ferries from Palermo to Salerno is 9h 30m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Palermo to Salerno?

Palermo to Salerno is approximately 233 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Palermo to Salerno?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Palermo to Salerno and this is
  • Grimaldi Lines

How can I book ferry tickets from Palermo to Salerno?

Book Palermo to Salerno tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Palermo to Salerno?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Palermo to Salerno with
  • Grimaldi Lines

Can you take your car on the ferry from Palermo to Salerno?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Palermo to Salerno with the following operators
  • Grimaldi Lines

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Palermo to Salerno?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Grimaldi Lines

How far is Salerno from Palermo?

Palermo to Salerno is approximately 170 nautical miles distance apart.

Palermo Guide

The Italian city of Palermo is located in the north west of Sicily, by the Gulf of Palermo in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The city has a reputation across the world for its history, gastronomy, culture and architecture with a its origins dating back over 2,700 years. Many visitors flock to the city and it has become Sicily's main hub for culture, commerce and tourism. The city's centre has many examples of fine palaces and churches which give way to areas whose way of life doesn't seem to have changed for centuries. This is perhaps most evident in the markets in Palermo, whose Arabic origins can still be seen today thanks to the noise, aromas, colours, narrow streets and with the excellent array of produce on offer and the general 'souk's atmosphere.

From the city's port, ferry services operate to destinations include Genoa, with a crossing time of 21 hours, Civitavecchia, 14 hour crossing time, Naples, 10 hours and 30 minutes, and Tunisia, 10 hours. It is recommended that foot passengers check in 1 hour prior to departure and vehicles 2 hours prior to departure. For all departures to Tunisia check in should be 4 hours prior to departure.

Salerno Guide

The Italian city of Salerno lies on the Gulf of Salerno, in the Salerno region of Italy. The city lies on the shores of the Tyrrhenian Sea and is close to the Amalfi Coast and is perhaps best known for being the home of the world's first medical school, the Schola Medica Salernitana. Being the cultural hub of the region, Salerno has many things for visitors to see and do. The city has some lovely pedestrian streets and large piazzas and for visitors who have a car they can easily drive around the city as traffic is not a problem and parking is available in most areas.

Salerno is located at the geographical centre of a triangle nicknamed Tourist Triangle of the 3 P (namely a triangle with the corners in Pompeii, Paestum and Positano). This provides Salerno with a unique opportunity to attract tourists who visit the city to take in sights that include the Lungomare Trieste, the Castello di Arechi, the Duomo and the Museo Didattico della Scuola Medica Salernitana.

Palermo to Salerno Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 10/06/2024 and 16/06/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Grimaldi Lines 10:45 20:15 9 hours 30 minutes Sat
Grimaldi Lines 20:00 07:00 11 hours Mon
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