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There are 4 ways to get from Cork Airport (ORK) to Sicily by plane

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Fly to Palermo  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Palermo (PMO) ORK - PMO

€35 - €180

3 alternative options

Fly to Comiso  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Comiso (CIY) ORK - CIY

€58 - €233

Fly to Catania  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Catania (CTA) ORK - CTA

€36 - €179

Fly to Trapani  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Trapani (TPS) ORK - TPS

€64 - €331

Cork (ORK) to Palermo (PMO) flights

The flight time between Cork (ORK) and Palermo (PMO) is around 8h 8m and covers a distance of around 2262 km. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 30m. Services are operated by Ryanair, Volotea, easyJet and others. Typically 15 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
8h 8m
Fastest flight journey time:
5h 30m
Flight distance:
2262 km
Flights per week:
15
Cheapest price:
€32
Carbon emissions:
458 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:45
Last flight departs at:
15:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cork (ORK) to Palermo (PMO) flight schedules

Ireland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Ireland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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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

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Ireland

  • 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
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Ireland
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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
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • 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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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Ireland

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Ireland.

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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 Ireland from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cork Airport (ORK) to Sicily is to fly which costs €35 - €180 and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Cork Airport (ORK) to Sicily is to fly which costs €30 - €180 and takes 6h 43m.

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The distance between Cork Airport (ORK) and Sicily is 2373 km.

It takes approximately 6h 43m to get from Cork Airport (ORK) to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cork Airport to Palermo Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 55m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h ahead of Cork Airport (ORK). It is currently 7:17 PM in Cork Airport (ORK) and 8:17 PM in Sicily.

easyJet, Wizz Air, Volotea and Ryanair offer flights from Cork Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cork Airport (ORK) to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 2372.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 43m

What companies run services between Cork Airport (ORK), Ireland and Sicily, Italy?

Ryanair, Volotea and two other airlines fly from Cork Airport (ORK) to Palermo twice daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Verona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
Flights from Cork to Palermo via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Comiso via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Cork to Comiso via Manchester, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Cork to Comiso via Budapest, Pisa
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €250
Flights from Cork to Comiso via London Stansted, Pisa
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Cork to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Catania via London Stansted, Pisa
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Catania via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Trapani via London Stansted, Karlsruhe/Baden Baden
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Flights from Cork to Trapani via London Stansted, Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Flights from Cork to Trapani via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cork to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Flights from Cork to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cork to Comiso via Paris CDG, Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €700
Flights from Cork to Comiso via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €850
Flights from Cork to Comiso via Frankfurt, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €1100
Tayaran Jet
Website
en.tayaranjet.com
Flights from Cork to Trapani via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €1000
Flights from Cork to Trapani via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €1000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Verona
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
Flights from Cork to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cork to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cork to Palermo via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cork to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€180 - €850
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Cork to Trapani via London Heathrow, Rome
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€240 - €1000

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