There are 9 ways to get from Nice to Sicily by plane, train, car, ferry, bus, night bus or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Nice to Palermo, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Palermo (PMO) NCE - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi

$85 - $377

Cheapest option

Train to Genoa, fly to Catania, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Catania (CTA) GOA - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi

$62 - $295

7 alternative options

Fly Nice to Catania, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Catania (CTA) NCE - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi

$82 - $303

Train to Genoa, fly to Palermo, train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Palermo (PMO) GOA - PMO
  3. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi

$100 - $309

Drive, ferry  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo
  3. Drive from Palermo to Sicily

$145 - $243

Train via Catania Centrale  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale Icn
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi Reg / ...

$148 - $231

Bus, night bus  •  24 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Pisa
  2. Take the night bus from Pisa to Siena
  3. Take the bus from Siena Station to Caltanissetta Centrale

$276 - $388

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Villa San Giovani
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Caltanissetta

$167 - $215

Train  •  24 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Termini Imerese Icn
  3. Take the train from Termini Imerese to Caltanissetta Xirbi Rv

$156 - $247

What companies run services between Nice, France and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Nice to Sicily via Genova Piazza Principe and Catania Centrale in around 23 h 16 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Palermo via Rome
Avg. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Nice to Catania via Rome
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Genoa to Catania via Rome
Avg. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Genoa to Palermo via Rome
Avg. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Palermo
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Genoa to Catania
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Genoa to Palermo
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Genoa to Palermo via Naples
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Catania
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Nice to Catania via Geneva
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Palermo via Rome
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Palermo via Zurich
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
Train from Catania Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi
Avg. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
Avg. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Termini Imerese to Caltanissetta Xirbi
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $17
French Railways (SNCF)
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Avg. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale
Avg. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Termini Imerese
Avg. Duration
18 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Night bus from Pisa to Siena
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Siena Station to Caltanissetta Centrale
Avg. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Nice to Villa San Giovani
Avg. Duration
19 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Caltanissetta
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nice to Sicily?

The distance between Nice and Sicily is 893 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nice to Sicily?

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Sicily is to fly and train which costs 110€ and takes 7 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nice to Sicily?

The quickest way to get from Nice to Sicily is to fly and train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs 120€.

Is there a direct train between Nice and Sicily?

No, there is no direct train from Nice to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Caltanissetta Xirbi via Genova Piazza Principe and Catania Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Nice and Sicily?

No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Nice and arriving at Caltanissetta Centrale via Battisti, Pisa and Siena Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Nice to Sicily?

It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Nice to Sicily, including transfers.