There are 5 ways to get from Cosenza to Sicily by bus and ferry, car, car ferry, bus or plane

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

Bus and ferry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo

$55 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Palermo

$23 - $31

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cosenza to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$64 - $139

Bus, fly to Catania  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Lamezia Terme Airport
  2. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Catania (CTA) SUF - CTA

$72 - $332

Bus, fly to Palermo  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Lamezia Terme Airport
  2. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Palermo (PMO) SUF - PMO

$124 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cosenza to Sicily is to bus which costs 19€ - 27€ and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cosenza to Sicily is to drive and car ferry which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cosenza and arriving at Palermo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Cosenza and Sicily is 264 km.

The best way to get from Cosenza to Sicily without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 7 h 7 min and costs 45€ - 80€.

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The bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo takes 7 h 7 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cosenza to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Cosenza station.

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There is no direct flight from Lamezia Terme Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Cosenza to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 164.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

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

Autoservizi Salemi Srl operates a vehicle from Cosenza to Palermo once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Rome, Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Genoa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Autolinee Romano
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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