There are 12 ways to get from Bern to Sicily by train, plane, bus, car, ferry 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

Train to Zurich, fly to Catania  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Catania (CTA) ZRH - CTA

$115 - $372

Cheapest option

Train, bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to Palermo  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  4. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Palermo (PMO) BGY - PMO

$96 - $390

10 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly to Catania  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Catania (CTA) BSL - CTA

$141 - $573

Train to Zurich, fly to Palermo  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Palermo (PMO) ZRH - PMO

$132 - $536

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly to Palermo  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Palermo (PMO) LIN - PMO

$111 - $370

Train to Geneva, fly to Catania  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Catania (CTA) GVA - CTA

$118 - $325

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Catania  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Catania (CTA) MXP - CTA

$102 - $312

Train via Napoli Centrale  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$178 - $315

Drive, ferry  •  22 h 29 min

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

$159 - $259

Bus  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$105 - $152

Train  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$204 - $298

Bus, bus and ferry  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo

$137 - $179

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Sicily is to bus which costs SFr 100 - SFr 150 and takes 25 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Sicily is to train and fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 370.

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The distance between Bern and Sicily is 1177 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Bern to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Bern P+R Neufeld and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Brig, Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Bern to Palermo via Brig, Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale, and Palermo Centrale in around 19 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Palermo via Mailand Lampugnano, Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano, PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 25 h 14 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $320
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $3,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators

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