Ferry from Salerno to Palermo

Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules

Ferries between Salerno and Palermo run all year round with up to 2 weekly ferry crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry schedules

Salerno Palermo Schedules frequency: Once per week Earliest ferry: 13:15 Latest ferry: 13:15 Average duration: 10h 15m Price range: 30.00 € - 248.00 €
Palermo Salerno Schedules frequency: Once per week Earliest ferry: 10:45 Latest ferry: 10:45 Average duration: 9h 30m Price range: 29.00 € - 248.00 €
Ferry companies GRIMALDI LINES

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.

Am I allowed to travel from Salerno to Palermo?

Yes, ferry travel between Salerno and Palermo is currently allowed. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy and get ready for your trip.

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 €25 and €31. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, and vehicle selection.

Offers

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 at no extra cost.

Discounts

Traveling from Salerno to Palermo by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry company offers discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Infants
  • Children from 3 to 11 years old
  • Permanent residents of Sicily 
  • Large families

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 h 15 min to 10 h 15 min.

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 about 10 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 309km).

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 at least 1.5 hr before your ferry trip, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle. 
  • For such long journeys, we recommend booking a cabin
  • From the port of Palermo, you can also cross by ferry 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 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.

Ferry luggage

The ferry company Grimaldi Lines allows each passenger to board with one carry-on luggage included in the price of their ticket that does not exceed 30kg.

Cabins

The ferries operating the route from Salerno to Palermo have cabins as well as numbered seats.

Pet travel

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.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Salerno to Palermo?

You can easily book Palermo ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare itineraries and prices, and book your ferry to Palermo from Salerno with just a few clicks.

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