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Duration 3 days 13h
Distance 1774 km
Average price 388€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Sicily and Calais takes 3 days 13h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Sicily to Calais. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Palermo Centrale
  2. Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Torino Porta Susa
  4. Lyon Part Dieu
  5. Lille Europe
  6. Calais
27h 55m
269€ - 509€

Sicily to Calais train times

Trains run three times a week between Palermo and Calais. The service departs Palermo at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Calais at 20:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 13h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Calais. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Calais Ville via Palermo Centrale, Villa S.Giovanni, Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 55m.

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The distance between Sicily and Calais is 1774 km.

Sicily to Calais train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Palermo Centrale station.

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Sicily to Calais train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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