Directions from Cosenza to Sicily

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  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Palermo

$23 - $31

6 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
  3. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$34 - $107

Train via Messina Centrale  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Paola to Messina Centrale Ic
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$43 - $85

Train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Paola to Palermo Centrale Ic

$48 - $61

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 51 min

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

$64 - $124

Bus, fly to Palermo  •  6 h 21 min

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

$124 - $494

Bus, fly to Catania  •  6 h 7 min

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

$72 - $330

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

You can take a train from Cosenza to Palermo via Paola, Messina Centrale, and Palermo Centrale in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
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 Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Genoa
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Paola to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Paola to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $30

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cosenza and Sicily is 264 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Cosenza to Sicily is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 50€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct train from Cosenza to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Cosenza and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Paola, Messina Centrale and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cosenza to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Cosenza and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Cosenza to Sicily, including transfers.