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There are 10 ways to get from Mali Kras to Sicily by bus, plane, shuttle, train, ferry, car, night bus or car ferry

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Line 40 bus to Trieste, fly to Palermo  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Bagnoli della Rosandra to Trieste Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Palermo (PMO) TRS - PMO

€36 - €213

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Line 40 bus to Trieste, fly to Catania  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Bagnoli della Rosandra to Trieste Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Catania (CTA) TRS - CTA

€31 - €202

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Shuttle to Venice, fly to Palermo  •  6h 48m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Aeroporto M.Polo
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Palermo (PMO) VCE - PMO

€52 - €418

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Catania  •  6h 36m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Aeroporto M.Polo
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Catania (CTA) VCE - CTA

€49 - €387

Line 40 bus to Trieste, fly to Trapani  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Bagnoli della Rosandra to Trieste Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Trapani (TPS) TRS - TPS

€91 - €210

Train, ferry  •  17h 54m

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villa S.Giovanni Fa
  3. Take the ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima V14 / ...
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Re / ...

€105 - €313

Train  •  19h 59m

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Napoli Centrale Station 35607 / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

€79 - €189

Drive, ferry  •  21h 2m

  1. Drive from Mali Kras to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

€133 - €236

Bus  •  24h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Bologna N482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Palermo N597

€81 - €159

Night bus, car ferry  •  26h 53m

  1. Take the night bus from Trieste to Naples N544
  2. Take the car ferry from Naples to Palermo

€69 - €118

Slovenia → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Slovenia

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Slovenia

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  • 5-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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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 Slovenia from Italy.

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The cheapest way to get from Mali Kras to Sicily is to line 40 bus and fly which costs €30 - €210 and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Mali Kras to Sicily is to line 40 bus and fly which costs €30 - €210 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mali Kras to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Bagnoli della Rosandra and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Trieste, Bologna and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 51m.

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The distance between Mali Kras and Sicily is 892 km.

The best way to get from Mali Kras to Sicily without a car is to train and ferry which takes 17h 54m and costs €100 - €320.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Mali Kras to Sicily, including transfers.

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Mali Kras to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Trieste station.

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The best way to get from Mali Kras to Sicily is to train which takes 19h 59m and costs €75 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €80 - €160 and takes 24h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Trieste Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Mali Kras to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Palermo station.

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Map of how to get from Mali Kras to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 892.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Mali Kras, Slovenia and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Mali Kras to Palermo via Trieste Centrale Station, Trieste Centrale, Napoli Centrale, Palermo Centrale, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 19h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mali Kras to Palermo via Trieste, Bologna, Palermo, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 24h 51m.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Trieste to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €260
Flights from Venice to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €280
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €280
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €330
Flights from Trieste to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €310
Flights from Venice to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €180
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €430
Flights from Trieste to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €430
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from Venice to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Tayaran Jet
Website
en.tayaranjet.com
Flights from Trieste to Trapani
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €5500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €3800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €180
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€27 - €30
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
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
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €55
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €220
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€75 - €110
Base Standard
€120 - €170
Base Premium
€150 - €220
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 Trieste to Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Trieste Centrale to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€45 - €65
Smart Low Cost
€40 - €65
Smart Flex
€85 - €130
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna to Palermo
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Trieste to Naples
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Blue Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
Trenitalia

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
Ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Tirrenia

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