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There are 5 ways to get from Cagliari to Marsala by ferry, bus, train or plane

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Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Take the bus from Palermo to Marsala

Cheapest

Fly to Trapani

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Trapani (TPS)

Ferry, bus via Palermo

  1. Take the ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Take the bus from Palermo Centrale to Marsala

Ferry, train

  1. Take the ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Take the train from Piraineto to Marsala

Fly to Palermo, bus

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Palermo (PMO)
  2. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala

Cagliari (CAG) to Trapani (TPS) flights

The flight time between Cagliari (CAG) and Trapani (TPS) is around 5h 45m and covers a distance of around 334 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 1m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 25m. Services are operated by Ryanair, Alitalia, Alba Star and others. Typically 45 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
2h 44m
Layover time:
3h 1m
Total time:
5h 45m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 25m
Flight distance:
334 km
Flights per week:
45
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
110 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
17:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cagliari (CAG) to Trapani (TPS) flight schedules

Cagliari → Marsala
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

COVID-19 help in Italy

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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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
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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

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

The social distance requirement in Marsala is 1.5 metres.

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

Last updated: 25 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cagliari to Marsala is to ferry and bus which costs €45 - €65 and takes 16h 26m.

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The fastest way to get from Cagliari to Marsala is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost €27 - €130 and takes 5h 15m.

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The distance between Cagliari and Marsala is 330 km.

The best way to get from Cagliari to Marsala without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 16h 26m and costs €45 - €65.

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It takes approximately 16h 26m to get from Cagliari to Marsala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cagliari Airport to Trapani Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 35m and has one stopover.

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Alba Star, Tayaran Jet, Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Cagliari Airport to Trapani Airport.

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There are 284+ hotels available in Marsala. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Cagliari to Cagliari Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €1 - €2.

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Map of how to get from Cagliari to Marsala.
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  • Distance: 329.6 km
  • Duration: 16h 26m

What companies run services between Cagliari, Italy and Marsala, Italy?

Ryanair, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Cagliari to Marsala every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€22 - €160
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Flights from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €120
Tayaran Jet
Website
en.tayaranjet.com
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €550
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Trieste
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €550
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €120
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cagliari to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €200
Train operators
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
Train from Piraineto to Marsala
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €19
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€16 - €19
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo to Marsala
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo Centrale to Marsala
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo Airport to Marsala
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Tirrenia

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