There are 6 ways to get from Egypt to Sicily by plane, ferry, car or car 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

Fly to Catania  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Catania (CTA) CAI - CTA

$96 - $604

5 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Palermo (PMO) CAI - PMO

$218 - $658

Fly to Trapani  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Trapani (TPS) CAI - TPS

$370 - $1,600

Fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Reggio Calabria (REG) CAI - REG
  2. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima

$321 - $965

Fly to Comiso  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Comiso (CIY) CAI - CIY

$360 - $2,400

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 9 h

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

$807 - $1,201

What companies run services between Egypt and Sicily, Italy?

Turkish Airlines, Alitalia and five other airlines fly from Shubra al Khayma to Catania every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $3,400
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,700
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Rome, Turin
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,800
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Rome, Malta
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Athens, Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Rome, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Athens, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,200
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Istanbul, Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,600
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Comiso via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,400
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
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$4
Car
$30 - $31

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Egypt and Sicily is 1899 km.

The cheapest way to get from Egypt to Sicily is to fly which costs $95 - $650 and takes 10 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Egypt to Sicily is to fly which takes 10 h 4 min and costs $95 - $650.

It takes approximately 10 h 4 min to get from Egypt to Sicily, including transfers.