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There are 5 ways to get from Leros to Sicily by plane, ferry, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Catania  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Leros (LRS) to Catania (CTA) LRS - CTA

€27 - €107

4 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Leros (LRS) to Palermo (PMO) LRS - PMO

€29 - €128

Ferry, bus, train via Venice  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the ferry from Leros to Piraeus Bsf / ...
  2. Take the bus from Piraeus to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Napoli Centrale Fr
  5. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

€237 - €526

Ferry, bus, train  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the ferry from Leros to Kavala Bsf
  2. Take the bus from Kavala to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

Ferry, Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 14h

  1. Take the ferry from Leros to Kavala Bsf
  2. Take the Bus from Drama to Bologna
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Marsala
  4. Take the bus from Marsala to Palermo Centrale

€329 - €533

Leros (LRS) to Catania (CTA) flights

The flight time between Leros (LRS) and Catania (CTA) is around 8h 17m and covers a distance of around 1037 km. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 45m. Services are operated by Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and others. Typically 20 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
8h 17m
Fastest flight journey time:
6h 45m
Flight distance:
1037 km
Flights per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€14
Carbon emissions:
210 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:20
Last flight departs at:
16:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leros (LRS) to Catania (CTA) flight schedules

Greece → Italy
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This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sicily is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sicily is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sicily is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Greece from Italy.

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Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leros to Sicily is to fly which costs €27 - €110 and takes 7h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Leros to Sicily is to fly which costs €29 - €130 and takes 7h 44m.

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The distance between Leros and Sicily is 1122 km.

The best way to get from Leros to Sicily without a car is to ferry and bus and train via Venice which takes 2 days 9h and costs €230 - €550.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Leros to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Leros Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 5m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h behind Leros. It is currently 8:39 PM in Leros and 7:39 PM in Sicily.

Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Wizz Air and four other airlines offer flights from Leros Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Leros to Leros Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs €10 - €13.

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Map of how to get from Leros to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1122.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Leros, Greece and Sicily, Italy?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines fly from Leros to Catania 3 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€14 - €90
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€17 - €110
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€23 - €150
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €150
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Venice
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Corfu
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leros to Palermo via Athens, Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €450
Train operators
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 Venezia Mestre to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €150
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€50 - €70
Base Standard
€85 - €120
Base Premium
€100 - €150
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Mestre to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€40 - €55
Smart Low Cost
€35 - €55
Smart Flex
€75 - €110
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 Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Bus operators
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€66
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Yubim
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Kavala to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€210 - €270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus from Drama to Bologna
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€190 - €280
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Marsala
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Marsala to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Leros to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€55 - €59
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€65 - €85
Economy
€35 - €50
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€60 - €75
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€80 - €100
Ferry from Leros to Kavala
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €140
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€69 - €73
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€85 - €110
Economy
€60 - €80
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€85 - €110
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€110 - €140
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Leros to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€40 - €60
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€65 - €90
Economy
€30 - €40
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€50 - €70

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