There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Sicily by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or ferry

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

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Fly to Catania  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Catania (CTA) AMS - CTA

$68 - $266

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Fly to Palermo  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Palermo (PMO) AMS - PMO

$91 - $434

Fly to Trapani  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Trapani (TPS) AMS - TPS

$182 - $607

Train  •  34 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$373 - $548

Train via Paris-Nord  •  35 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Vercelli Tgv
  3. Take the train from Vercelli to Pavia R36
  4. Take the train from Pavia to Palermo Centrale Icn

$444 - $561

Bus, bus and ferry Eurolines CH  •  37 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern N836
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Luzern to Palermo

$181 - $243

Bus, bus and ferry via Naples  •  46 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Naples
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo

$247 - $400

Drive, ferry  •  29 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$278 - $431

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Sicily is to fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Sicily is to fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Sicily is 1795 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Amsterdam to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Luzern and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Vercelli, Pavia and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Sicily, Italy?

Transavia Holland, KLM and six other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Catania hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Palermo via Basel SBB, Milano Centrale, Palermo Centrale, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 34 h 5 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Genoa, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Frankfurt, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Palermo via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Trapani via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pavia to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Vercelli
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Luzern to Palermo
Ave. Duration
22 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Naples
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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