There are 12 ways to get from Lisbon to Sicily by plane, ferry, car ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry or car

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  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Catania (CTA) LIS - CTA

$114 - $556

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Fly to Palermo  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Palermo (PMO) LIS - PMO

$99 - $359

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Fly to Trapani  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Trapani (TPS) LIS - TPS

$197 - $337

Fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry  •  9 h 31 min

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

$152 - $666

Fly to Comiso  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Comiso (CIY) LIS - CIY

$204 - $856

Fly to Malta, car ferry  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Malta (MLA) LIS - MLA
  2. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo

$218 - $626

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Gare do Oriente to Genova - Piazza della Vittoria
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$210 - $327

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to San Sebastian Hot
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale Icn

$266 - $382

Bus Eurolines IT, bus and ferry  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Rome - Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo

$203 - $288

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Rome - Tiburtina
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$229 - $344

Bus ALSA, bus and ferry  •  3 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Madrid Avenida de América
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Roma
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo

$232 - $387

Drive, carferry, ferry  •  42 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Alicante
  2. Take the carferry from Alicante to Mostaganem
  3. Drive from Mostaganem to Tunis
  4. Take the ferry from Tunis to Palermo

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Sete Rios and arriving at Palermo via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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The distance between Lisbon and Sicily is 2035 km.

The best way to get from Lisbon to Sicily without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 2 days 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Lisbon to Sicily, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Sicily bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Lisboa - Sete Rios station.

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

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

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Sicily is 1 h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 3:34 PM in Lisbon and 4:34 PM in Sicily.

Brussels Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air France and eight other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 181+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1271.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Sicily, Italy?

Brussels Airlines, Air Malta and 12 other airlines fly from Lisbon to Catania hourly.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Florence, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Lisbon to Comiso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Lisbon to Comiso via Porto, Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Comiso via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Florence, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Reggio Calabria via Madrid, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Malta
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Lisbon to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

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Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
cp.pt
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
18 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Lisboa - Gare do Oriente to Genova - Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
31 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Rome - Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
40 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Madrid Avenida de América
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
internorte.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Roma
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$143 - $147
Mid season
$125
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Tunis to Palermo
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
gnv.it
Algerie Ferries

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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