Palermo Airport “Punta Raisi” is about 35 km from Palermo.
private Shuttle Bus from the Airport to the Hotels booked by the Organizing Secretariat of the Symposium will be at your disposal on the 20th November from 8.00 am to 11.00 pm and the 21st November from 8.00 am to 12.00 pm. The timetable will be arranged according to the time of flight arrivals.

Other ways to get to Palermo

By Bus

From the Airport to Palermo and vice versa:
Autolines Prestia and Comandè:
phone: +39 091 586351/+39 091 580457
Palermo Airport – Via Belgio – Via A. De Gasperi 187 – via Croce Rossa 125 – via Libertà 203 (viale Lazio) – via Libertà 171 (via Rutelli) – Via Libertà 95 (Piazza A. Gentili) – Via Libertà 45 (Piazza Croci) – Politeama – via Emerico Amari 5 (Port) – Palermo (Terminal Central Railway Station).
from the Airport:
first route at 05.00 am – from 06.30 am a run every 30 minutes– last route at 00.15 am
from Palermo:
first route at 04.00 am a run every 30 minutes – last route at 10.30 pm
Ticket price:
One-way ticket: € 6,30
Return ticket: € 11,00
Tickets can be purchased on-line at or at the ticket office located in the Arrivals area of the Airport.

By Taxi

A taxi service is located at the Arrivals Exit and is coordinated with the flight arrival timetable. If necessary you can contact it at one of the following telephone numbers (about 20 minutes wait):
Coop. Trinacria: +39 091 225455 / +39 091 6878 Coop.
Autoradio taxi: +39 091 513311/+39 091 8481.
An information desk is also available outside the Arrivals Area.
Taxi fares from the Airport to Palermo and vice versa:
Palermo City Center: € 40,00
Central RailwayStation: € 45,00

By Car Rental

A number of different car rental companies operate at Palermo Airport. They are located in the Arrivals Hall. For further information visit Palermo Airport website.