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There are 10 ways to get from Céret to Sicily by car, plane, train, bus 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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Drive to Marseille, fly to Palermo  •  6h 2m

  1. Drive from Céret to Marseille
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Palermo (PMO) MRS - PMO

€62 - €269

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Drive to Marseille, fly to Catania  •  5h 50m

  1. Drive from Céret to Marseille
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Catania (CTA) MRS - CTA

€61 - €188

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Train to Barcelona, fly to Palermo  •  8h 52m

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

€66 - €156

Train to Barcelona, fly to Catania  •  8h 45m

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

€73 - €175

Train, train to Toulouse, fly to Palermo  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Palermo (PMO) TLS - PMO

€85 - €266

Train to Montpellier, fly to Palermo  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Montpellier Sud De France
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Palermo (PMO) MPL - PMO

€136 - €250

Bus  •  31h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Perpignan to Florence N758
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Palermo N597

€99 - €124

Drive, ferry  •  27h 17m

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

€164 - €268

Bus, ferry via Genoa  •  33h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Perpignan to Genoa N758 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

€109 - €184

Bus, ferry  •  35h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Perpignan to Toulon
  2. Take the ferry from Toulon to Trapani
  3. Take the bus from Trapani Via Ammiraglio Staiti to Palermo Via Belgio

Céret to Sicily by bus

The bus journey time between Céret and Sicily is around 40h 22m and covers a distance of around 2210 km. The fastest bus normally takes 40h 12m. Operated by Tarn Bus, FlixBus and AMAT Palermo S.p.A., the Céret to Sicily bus service departs from CERET - RP du Toreador and arrives in Piazza Boiardo. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
40h 22m
Fastest bus time:
40h 12m
Bus distance:
2210 km
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€99
Carbon emissions:
275 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
19:00
Last bus departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Céret to Sicily bus schedules

France → Italy
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International entry into Italy from France

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sicily is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sicily is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sicily is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Céret to Sicily is to drive and fly which costs €60 - €190 and takes 5h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Céret to Sicily is to drive and fly. Taking this option will cost €60 - €190 and takes 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Céret to Sicily. However, there are services departing from CERET - RP du Toreador and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Perpignan, Florence and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 6m.

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The distance between Céret and Sicily is 1112 km.

The best way to get from Céret to Sicily without a car is to bus which takes 31h 6m and costs €95 - €130.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Céret to Sicily, including transfers.

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Céret to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Perpignan station.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Céret to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Palermo station.

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Ryanair, Alitalia and Volotea offer flights from Marseille Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Céret to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1112 km
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Céret, France and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a bus from Céret to Palermo via Perpignan, Florence, Palermo, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 31h 6m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €170
Flights from Marseille to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €190
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€25 - €190
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€28 - €120
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €120
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€28 - €120
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €550
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €290
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €180
Flights from Barcelona to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Flights from Toulouse to Palermo via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€90 - €320
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Montpellier to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €480
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 Narbonne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €40
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
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
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 Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€30 - €40
Train from Perpignan to Montpellier Sud De France
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Perpignan to Montpellier Sud de France
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Perpignan to Florence
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Palermo
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Perpignan to Genoa
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Perpignan to Toulon
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Segesta Autolinee
Phone
06 164 160, +39091342525
Email
info@segesta.it
Website
segesta.it
Bus from Trapani Via Ammiraglio Staiti to Palermo Via Belgio
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
segesta.it
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Toulon to Trapani
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€70 - €190
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
€70 - €95
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
€140 - €190

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