Local transport


A train (Trinacria Express) leaves the airport every hour to the central station in Palermo, the price is €4.50.

Car and bus

The airport is 32 kilometers west of Palermo along highway A29. Take the exit Cinisi Sud, of course ‘Aeroporto’ is also indicated on the signs.

Buses from Prestia e Comandè (tel: +39(0)915 804 57) leave every half hour to the center of Palermo (Piazza Castelnuovo and the Central Station), the price is €4.65. There are also bus lines to Agrigento, Trapani and Sciacca/Ribera, but they leave less frequently.

Car rental - Palermo International Airport

You can find counters for car rental companies in the Arrivals Hall, including: Europcar, Avis, Hertz and Autoeuropa. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.


A ride to Palermo takes approximately 45 minutes and costs €35.00 when the meter is switched on, sometimes it is necessary to negotiate. You can reserve a taxi (tel: +39(0)917 020 222).

Airport Parking

The airport has a large parking area, parking costs €1.50 for the first 2 hours, up to 12 hours parking costs €4.10, two days of parking costs €13.90, then €6.20 per day thereafter. Information about parking is available (tel: +39(0)917 020 217).