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London to Palermo flights

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Departure Tue, 25 May Return Thu, 27 May
LON London
PMO Palermo
return from £27
Departure Fri, 04 Jun Return Mon, 07 Jun
LON London
PMO Palermo
return from £16
Flight route information
Palermo is an amazing city in Sicily, bursting with scenic landscapes, Mediterranean zest and Italian thrills.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.15 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.88 GBP
Last checked on 13 May 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Palermo are 50% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Palermo is 59% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 190% more expensive in Palermo than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Palermo is 55% cheaper than in London.

London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Palermo airports
  • ( Punta Raisi (PMO)
    How far from city centre: 16 miles
  • ( Birgi (TPS)
    How far from city centre: 47 miles
K Distance: 1133 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is one of world's most charming historical cities and it is steeped in history and culture. London effortlessly blends old world charm and contemporary elegance. The city has innumerable things to do and sights to see. With the London Eye, St. Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, Covent Gardens and many other beautiful attractions, London is always an amazing holiday destination.

It is no wonder so many tourists visit the city every year. The British capital features five airports, which serves the city and its surrounding areas. However, flights from London to Palermo operate frequently with major airlines from London Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airport.

Getting to London airport

London airports are easily reached from Central London. London Palermo flights depart from Heathrow, Stansted or Gatwick Airport. There are many airlines that operate the non-stop and connecting flights to Palermo including easyJet, British Airways, Ryanair, Alitalia, Lufthansa and Swiss Airlines.

London Airports have train services which conveniently enable passengers to get to the airport from the city centre. Heathrow Connect and Heathrow Train Express connect Paddington Station in Central London directly to the airport terminal at Heathrow. Gatwick express also runs from Victoria Station to Gatwick Airport. If you are flying from Stansted, you can opt for either Stansted Express or National Express for transfer from Central London.

Arriving to Palermo

If you want to get a feel of island life, you would enjoy a visit to Palermo. Being the biggest city in Sicily, Palermo features a varied history with many fascinating sights and exciting activities. The enthralling metropolis has a spectacular and dramatic landscape and several galleries and museums, where you can visit the catacombs.

Visit Palermo and explore its magnificent streets, marvel at its conventional architecture and soak up its charming ambiance. Palermo is always an amazing holiday destination; it can never disappoint. The city boasts unrestricted access to a world-famous shopping district and fine dining options. Indulge yourself in the culture of its street food such as Arancini - deep-friend rice balls - and several local delicacies.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Palermo from London land at Falcone-Borsellino Airport, which is also known as Palermo Airport. The airport is one of the busiest in Italy and it serves the Italian capital city and its surrounding areas. Palermo Airport is located about 35km northwest of Palermo, at Punta Raisi.

Getting to the city centre from the airport is very easy. You can opt for a train from the airport to the Punta Raisi Station or take an airport shuttle bus from the airport to the city. Car rental services are also available at the airport for transfer to the city or your destination.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Palermo

😷 Is it safe to travel from London to Palermo during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Italy may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from London to Palermo?
The average price to go from London to Palermo is of 97.59 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Palermo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Palermo is 16£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Palermo expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Palermo costs an average of 8.64 GBP, 232% more expensive than London, with a fare of 2.60 GBP, while train tickets costs 54% less in Palermo: 1.30 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.05 GBP in Palermo, 60% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 57% cheaper in Palermo, with an average of 1.27 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 2.93 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Palermo?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Palermo are July, May and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Palermo?
The best time of the year to go to Palermo when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Palermo from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Palermo.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from London to Palermo?
The total flight time between London and Palermo is of around 03:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,824 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Palermo compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Palermo's temperatures can go up to 35.21 ºC during the hot season, with 8.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 6.15 ºC in Palermo, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Palermo have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between London and Palermo?
The main airport route flying between London and Palermo is: Luton International (LTN) to Punta Raisi (PMO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Easyjet.
  • Alternatively, you can find London - Palermo flights between Heathrow (LHR) to Punta Raisi (PMO) with the following airline(s) flying the route: British Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Palermo are:
  • Alitalia, with 65 minutes scale in Rome.
  • Alitalia, with 65 minutes scale in Rome.
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