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There are 11 ways to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily by train, plane, bus, car, ferry, car ferry or bus and ferry

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Train to Barcelona, fly to Palermo

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Palermo (PMO)

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Train, train to Toulouse, fly to Palermo

  1. Take the train from Argeles Sur Mer to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Palermo (PMO)

Train to Barcelona, fly to Catania

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Catania (CTA)

Train, train to Toulouse, fly to Catania

  1. Take the train from Argeles Sur Mer to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Catania (CTA)

Train, train to Marseille, fly to Palermo

  1. Take the train from Argeles Sur Mer to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Marseille St Charles
  3. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Palermo (PMO)

Train, train to Marseille, fly to Catania

  1. Take the train from Argeles Sur Mer to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Marseille St Charles
  3. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Catania (CTA)

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Lyon Perrache
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Oulx
  3. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Roma Termini
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale

Drive, ferry

  1. Drive from Argelès-sur-Mer to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Perpignan to Turin
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Palermo

Train, car ferry, ferry

  1. Take the train from Port-Bou to Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia
  2. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

Bus, bus and ferry

  1. Take the bus from Figueres to Roma
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Marsala
  3. Take the bus from Marsala to Palermo Centrale

Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily by bus

The bus journey time between Argelès-sur-Mer and Sicily is around 40h 46m and covers a distance of around 2457 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7h 9m. The fastest bus normally takes 40h 15m. Operated by Tarn Bus, FlixBus and AMAT Palermo S.p.A., the Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily bus service departs from ARGELES/MER-RP Med Militaire and arrives in Piazza Boiardo. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
33h 36m
Layover time:
7h 9m
Total time:
40h 46m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
40h 15m
Bus distance:
2457 km
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€109
Carbon emissions:
306 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
16:55
Last bus departs at:
18:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €65 - €170 and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €65 - €170 and takes 7h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily. However, there are services departing from ARGELES/MER-RP Med Militaire and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Perpignan, Turin and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 46m.

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The distance between Argelès-sur-Mer and Sicily is 1094 km.

The best way to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily without a car is to train and bus which takes 29h 26m and costs €160 - €340.

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It takes approximately 7h 58m to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily, including transfers.

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Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Perpignan station.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Palermo station.

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Vueling Airlines and Ryanair offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Argelès-sur-Mer to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1094.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 58m

What companies run services between Argelès-sur-Mer, France and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a bus from Argelès-sur-Mer to Palermo via Perpignan, Turin, Palermo, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 35h 46m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Turin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €280
Flights from Marseille to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €170
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €170
Flights from Marseille to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Barcelona to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €250
Flights from Toulouse to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€75 - €200
Flights from Toulouse to Catania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€75 - €200
Flights from Toulouse to Catania via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Flights from Toulouse to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€55 - €260
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€50 - €250
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €410
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €850
Flights from Toulouse to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toulouse to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
renfe-sncf.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Argeles Sur Mer to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€19 - €27
Rail 1st Class
€28 - €40
Train from Narbonne to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€45 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€30 - €40
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €160
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€50 - €75
Base Standard
€90 - €130
Base Premium
€110 - €160
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€50 - €75
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Port-Bou to Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Oulx
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Perpignan to Turin
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Figueres to Roma
Ave. Duration
41h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€160 - €220
Website
alsa.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Marsala
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Marsala to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €95
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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