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There are 5 ways to get from Cagliari to Sicily by plane 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Catania  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Catania (CTA) CAG - CTA

€19 - €127

4 alternative options

Fly to Comiso  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Comiso (CIY) CAG - CIY

€49 - €184

Fly to Palermo  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Palermo (PMO) CAG - PMO

€25 - €118

Fly to Trapani  •  6h 15m

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

€53 - €275

Ferry  •  13h 19m

  1. Take the ferry from Cagliari to Palermo Itcag - Itpmo

€43 - €52

Cagliari to Sicily by ferry, walk and bus

The journey time between Cagliari and Sicily is around 12h 28m and covers a distance of around 392 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 28m. Operated by Tirrenia and AMAT Palermo S.p.A., the Cagliari to Sicily service departs from Cagliari and arrives in Liberta' - Archimede. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 28m
Fastest journey time:
12h 28m
Journey distance:
392 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€43
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:30
Last service departs at:
10:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cagliari to Sicily ferry, walk and bus schedules

Ferry services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Cagliari → Sicily
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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cagliari to Sicily is to fly which costs €25 - €120 and takes 3h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Cagliari to Sicily is to fly which costs €19 - €130 and takes 3h 21m.

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The distance between Cagliari and Sicily is 475 km.

The best way to get from Cagliari to Sicily without a car is to ferry which takes 13h 19m and costs €40 - €55.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Cagliari to Sicily, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cagliari Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Cagliari 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 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 Sicily.
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  • Distance: 475.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 21m

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

Ryanair and Alitalia fly from Cagliari to Catania twice daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cagliari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€13 - €160
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Vienna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €100
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cagliari to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €230
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Cagliari to Comiso via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €450
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €750
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Milan Parma
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€120 - €850
Tayaran Jet
Website
en.tayaranjet.com
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €850
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Trieste
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Cagliari to Trapani via Turin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €350
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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