There are 11 ways to get from Lausanne to Sicily by train, plane, bus, car, ferry or bus and 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

Train to Geneva, fly to Catania  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Catania (CTA) GVA - CTA

$93 - $282

10 alternative options

Train to Geneva, fly to Palermo  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Palermo (PMO) GVA - PMO

$110 - $285

Train to Zurich, fly to Catania  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Catania (CTA) ZRH - CTA

$146 - $426

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Palermo  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Palermo (PMO) LIN - PMO

$122 - $381

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Catania  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Catania (CTA) MXP - CTA

$113 - $329

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Palermo  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Palermo (PMO) BGY - PMO

$108 - $401

Train via Roma Termini  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$204 - $330

Drive, ferry  •  21 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$155 - $256

Train  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$225 - $318

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Clermont-Ferrand > Saint-Etienne > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Genève - Gare routière > Lausanne > Fribourg > Berne > Zurich > Bâle Centre / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo

$141 - $184

Bus, ferry  •  28 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station Rj
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Genoa, Genoa
  3. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$130 - $228

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Palermo via Milano Centrale, Roma Termini, and Palermo Centrale in around 20 h 3 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $320
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Palermo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lausanne to Sicily?

The distance between Lausanne and Sicily is 1170 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Sicily?

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Sicily is to bus and bus and ferry which costs SFr 130 - SFr 180 and takes 28 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lausanne to Sicily?

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Sicily is to train and fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 280.

Is there a direct train between Lausanne and Sicily?

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Milano Centrale, Roma Termini and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lausanne and Sicily?

No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Zurich and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Lausanne to Sicily?

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Lausanne to Sicily, including transfers.