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There are 5 ways to get from Egypt to Sicily by plane, ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly to Catania  •  10 h 50 min

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

$97 - $604

4 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  11 h 7 min

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

$112 - $707

Fly to Trapani  •  16 h 11 min

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

$285 - $1,595

Fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry  •  11 h 44 min

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

$314 - $963

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 Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$806 - $1,211

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The cheapest way to get from Egypt to Sicily is to fly which costs $95 - $650 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Egypt to Sicily is to fly which costs $95 - $650 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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The distance between Egypt and Sicily is 1899 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 50 min to get from Egypt to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cairo Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1 h behind Egypt. It is currently 1:06 AM in Egypt and 12:06 AM in Sicily.

Egyptair, Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Cairo Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Egypt to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1186.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 50 min

What companies run services between Egypt and Sicily, Italy?

Alitalia, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Shubra al Khayma to Catania hourly.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,100
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $3,400
Flights from Cairo to Trapani via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,600
Flights from Cairo to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,700
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Cairo to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Ferry operators
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
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
$28 - $45

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