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There are 10 ways to get from Cursi to Sicily by bus, bus and ferry, train, car, car ferry 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, bus and ferry  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo

43€ - 65€

Cheapest option

Train to Bari, fly to Catania  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Catania (CTA) BRI - CTA

38€ - 279€

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Re / ...

46€ - 83€

Bus  •  16h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza, Cosenza to Messina 582
  3. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - via Fazello

47€ - 74€

Bus, train via Caserta  •  18h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Cursi Via Maglie to Brindisi Strada Stratale Via Appia
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Caserta Fa
  3. Take the train from Caserta to Palermo Centrale Ic

72€ - 160€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 46m

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

93€ - 175€

Line 106 bus, train to Brindisi, fly to Palermo  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Palermo (PMO) BDS - PMO

48€ - 281€

Line 106 bus, train to Brindisi, fly to Catania  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Catania (CTA) BDS - CTA

44€ - 170€

Line 106 bus, train to Bari, fly to Palermo  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Palermo (PMO) BRI - PMO

42€ - 200€

Line 106 bus, train to Brindisi, fly to Trapani  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Trapani (TPS) BDS - TPS

118€ - 1649€

Cursi → Sicily
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The cheapest way to get from Cursi to Sicily is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 13h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Cursi to Sicily is to line 106 bus and train and fly which costs 45€ - 290€ and takes 6h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cursi to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Cursi and arriving at Palermo via Maglie Megapark Via Otranto and Villa San Giovanni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 41m.

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The distance between Cursi and Sicily is 459 km.

The best way to get from Cursi to Sicily without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 13h 41m and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 13h 41m to get from Cursi to Sicily, including transfers.

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Cursi to Sicily bus services, operated by SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro, depart from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto station.

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The quickest flight from Brindisi Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Cursi to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Palermo station.

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TUI Airlines Netherlands and Ryanair offer flights from Brindisi Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cursi to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 459.1 km
  • Duration: 13h 41m

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

You can take a bus from Cursi to Palermo via Maglie - Stazione FSE, Lecce, Cosenza, Cosenza, Messina - Piazza della Repubblica, Palermo - via Fazello, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 16h 38m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 450€
Flights from Brindisi to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 450€
Flights from Bari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 160€
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
18€ - 270€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Bari to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 200€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
26€ - 75€
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
23€ - 100€
TUI Airlines Netherlands
Website
tui.nl
Flights from Brindisi to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
28€ - 420€
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Brindisi to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 190€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 240€
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Brindisi to Trapani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 1600€
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 Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Lecce to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
6€ - 7€
Train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Caserta to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
Train from Lecce to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Caserta
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
29€ - 40€
Base Standard
50€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Train from Lecce to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
7€ - 11€
Base Standard
20€ - 27€
Base Premium
25€ - 40€
Train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Bus operators
SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro
Phone
091 617 1141
Website
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
InterSaj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Lecce to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Schedules at
saj.it
Book at
intersajticket.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cosenza, Cosenza to Messina
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - via Fazello
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Elios Autoservizi
Phone
0832.871016
Website
eliosautoservizi.com
Bus from Cursi Via Maglie to Brindisi Strada Stratale Via Appia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
eliosautoservizi.com
Salento in bus
Phone
+39 800 242 815, 344/2274620
Email
salentoinbus@provincia.le.it
Website
provincia.le.it
Bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
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
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€

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