There are 10 ways to get from Apulia to Sicily by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or car 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 Bari to Catania  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Catania (CTA) BRI - CTA

$52 - $330

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Cantinella
  2. Take the bus from Bivio Cantinella to Palermo

$37 - $55

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Fly Bari to Palermo, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Palermo (PMO) BRI - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$50 - $208

Fly Bari to Trapani  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Trapani (TPS) BRI - TPS

$131 - $1,701

Bus to Naples, fly to Catania  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Foggia to Avellino
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA

$52 - $185

Bus, train via Castiglione Cosentino  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Sibari
  2. Take the train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  3. Take the train from Paola to Palermo Centrale Ic

$64 - $99

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo

$80 - $120

Bus, train  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari via Capruzzi to Salerno 53801
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$102 - $122

Train  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Taranto Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Sibari Ic
  3. Take the train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  4. Take the train from Paola to Palermo Centrale Ic

$79 - $127

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Bari to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$101 - $192

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Apulia to Sicily is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Apulia to Sicily is to fly which costs 40€ - 290€ and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Apulia and Sicily is 433 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Apulia to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Apulia to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Bari and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Bivio Cantinella and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Apulia to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Bari Centrale and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Taranto, Sibari, Castiglione Cosentino, Paola and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Apulia, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

Volotea and Alitalia fly from Bari to Catania 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bari to Palermo via Taranto, Sibari, Castiglione Cosentino, Paola, and Palermo Centrale in around 14 h 53 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bari to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Bari to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,400
Flights from Bari to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,400
Flights from Bari to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,400
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Flights from Bari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $4
Train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Bari Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Paola to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
CLP Bus
Phone
081-5311707
Email
info@clpbusit
Website
clpbus.it
Bus from Foggia to Avellino
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
clpbus.it
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Bari to Cantinella
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Bari to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Bivio Cantinella to Palermo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
saj.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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