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There are 4 ways to get from Beirut to Sicily by plane, 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  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Beirut (BEY) to Catania (CTA) BEY - CTA

€188 - €393

3 alternative options

Fly to Comiso  •  9h 47m

  1. Fly from Beirut (BEY) to Comiso (CIY) BEY - CIY

€253 - €740

Fly to Palermo  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Beirut (BEY) to Palermo (PMO) BEY - PMO

€227 - €624

Drive, ferry  •  46h 16m

  1. Drive from Beirut to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima V14 / ...
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

€566 - €821

Beirut (BEY) to Catania (CTA) flights

The flight time between Beirut (BEY) and Catania (CTA) is around 9h 37m and covers a distance of around 1886 km. The fastest flight normally takes 6h. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Air France, Middle East Airlines and others. Typically 33 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
9h 37m
Fastest flight journey time:
6h
Flight distance:
1886 km
Flights per week:
33
Cheapest price:
€172
Carbon emissions:
382 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
02:30
Last flight departs at:
20:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beirut (BEY) to Catania (CTA) flight schedules

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Limited international flights leaving Lebanon began to resume from July 1.

Last updated: July 25 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beirut to Sicily is to fly which costs $220 - $480 and takes 6h 58m.

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The fastest way to get from Beirut to Sicily is to fly which takes 6h 58m and costs $220 - $480.

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The distance between Beirut and Sicily is 1965 km.

It takes approximately 6h 58m to get from Beirut to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Beirut Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h behind Beirut. It is currently 4:42 AM in Beirut and 3:42 AM in Sicily.

Alitalia, Middle East Airlines, Transavia Holland and three other airlines offer flights from Beirut Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Beirut to Beirut Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $18 - $23.

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Map of how to get from Beirut to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1965.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 58m

What companies run services between Beirut, Lebanon and Sicily, Italy?

Turkish Airlines, Air France and four other airlines fly from Beirut to Catania 5 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€250 - €550
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €700
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Istanbul, Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €850
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Frankfurt, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €1100
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Paris CDG, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€480 - €1100
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Bucharest Otopeni, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€390 - €700
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Istanbul, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€330 - €950
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Rome, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€400 - €850
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Frankfurt, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€440 - €950
Flights from Beirut to Comiso via Sabiha Gokcen, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€220 - €700
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€200 - €650
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Antalya, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Adana, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €850
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€320 - €900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €750
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Beirut to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€440 - €800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€310 - €700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Beirut to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Ferry operators
Blue Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia

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