Ferry from Salerno to Palermo
Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Salerno to Palermo?
Yes, you can catch a ferry from Salerno to Palermo all year-round. There are 2 weekly departures and the route is usually serviced by Grimaldi Lines.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Salerno - Palermo crossing on Ferryhopper.
What’s the ferry schedule from Salerno to Palermo?
The earliest ferry usually departs from Salerno on Mondays at 13:15 and arrives in Palermo at 23:30, while the latest scheduled trip to Palermo from Salerno is on Saturdays at 01:00, arriving at 10:15 in Palermo.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?
The cost of a single ferry ticket ranges between approximately €40 and €120. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat or cabin type, and vehicle selection.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Palermo from Salerno. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper hassle-free.
Take advantage of the available discounts and travel from Salerno to Palermo by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. The ferry company offers discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:
- Children from 3 to 12 years old
- Permanent residents of Sicily
Note: infants and children up to 3 years travel for free.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Salerno to Palermo?
The Salerno to Palermo ferry duration ranges from approximately 9 hr 15 min to 11 hr.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Salerno to Palermo?
Ferries operating the route from Salerno to Palermo are conventional. The fastest ferry to Palermo makes the trip in a bit over 9 hr.
What’s the distance between Salerno and Palermo?
The distance between the port of Salerno in Italy and Palermo is 167 nautical miles (around 309 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Palermo from Salerno
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Salerno to Palermo:
- We recommend that you arrive at the port of Salerno well in advance, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle.
- For such long journeys, we recommend booking a cabin.
- Check out our Palermo travel guide for holiday tips, useful information and local tips about the capital of Sicily.
- If you plan to stay several days in Palermo, you should take advantage of the summer ferry connections to the Aeolian Islands. Check our Map of ferries to take a look at the ferries from Palermo to Lipari or the ferries from Palermo to Panarea.
- Sometimes, the schedules of ferries that depart from the port of Salerno may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time. You can also track your ferry in real-time on the Ferryhopper app!
Where to take the ferry from Salerno to Palermo?
Usually, ferries to Palermo depart from the Molo di Ponente (West Pier) of the port of Salerno.
The port area offers various services, including pubs, pizzerias, stores, and boutiques of all kinds. Should you need a parking lot for your vehicle, you can leave your car in one of the paid parking lots outside the port.
Can I travel on the ferry from Salerno to Palermo with a car?
Yes, ferries traveling from Salerno to Palermo can carry vehicles.
The ferry company Grimaldi Lines allows each passenger to board with one piece of luggage included in the price of their ticket that does not exceed 30 kg.
The ferries operating the route from Salerno to Palermo have cabins as well as numbered seats.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Palermo from Salerno. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Book cheap ferry tickets from Salerno to Palermo
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