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There are 9 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily by train, plane, car, ferry, bus 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 Pisa, fly to Palermo  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Palermo (PMO) PSA - PMO

$39 - $178

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Train to Pisa, fly to Catania  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Catania (CTA) PSA - CTA

$41 - $215

Train to Pisa, fly to Trapani  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Trapani (TPS) PSA - TPS

$102 - $316

Train, train to Genoa, fly to Palermo  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Corniglia to Levanto
  2. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Palermo (PMO) GOA - PMO

$69 - $257

Train to Genoa, fly to Catania  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Catania (CTA) GOA - CTA

$39 - $244

Drive, ferry  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$104 - $186

Train  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$123 - $165

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Villa San Giovani
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo

$136 - $188

Train, bus  •  25 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Viareggio (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa / ...
  2. Take the bus from PISA - Via Pietrasantina Parcheggio to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$69 - $109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Sicily is 817 km.

The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily without a car is to train which takes 19 h 25 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Pisa Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Pisa Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 510.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Cinque Terre to Palermo twice daily. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 17 h 41 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Pisa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Pisa to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Genoa to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Genoa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Pisa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Pisa to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Pisa to Trapani
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $250
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Genoa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Genoa to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$8 - $18
First
$13 - $23
Train from Corniglia to Levanto
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $4
Train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from La Spezia C. to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Trenitalia Intercity

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 La Spezia Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
17 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Villa San Giovani
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from PISA - Via Pietrasantina Parcheggio to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators

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