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There are 10 ways to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily by train, plane, car ferry, car, bus 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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Train to Pisa, fly to Palermo  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Palermo (PMO) PSA - PMO

€15 - €81

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Train to Pisa, fly to Catania  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Catania (CTA) PSA - CTA

€30 - €155

Train to Florence, fly to Palermo  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze Rifredi
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Palermo (PMO) FLR - PMO

€52 - €236

Train to Florence, fly to Catania  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze Rifredi
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Catania (CTA) FLR - CTA

€48 - €185

Train to Pisa, fly to Trapani  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Trapani (TPS) PSA - TPS

€37 - €203

Train, car ferry  •  16h 16m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze S.M.N. Re
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Villa S.Giovanni Fa / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Re / ...

€71 - €271

Train  •  18h 36m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze S.M.N. Re
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic

€76 - €171

Drive, car ferry  •  19h 46m

  1. Drive from Marina di Carrara to Livorno
  2. Take the car ferry from Livorno to Palermo

€60 - €94

Train, bus  •  20h 56m

  1. Take the train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze S.M.N. Re
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Palermo N597

€68 - €92

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22h 40m

  1. Take the bus from LA SPEZIA - Loc. SARZANA- Via Variante Cisa - CENTRO LUNA to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica Baltour
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo Messina

€55 - €75

Marina di Carrara to Sicily by bus, train, car ferry and walk

The journey time between Marina di Carrara and Sicily is around 24h 40m and covers a distance of around 1263 km. The fastest journey normally takes 22h 13m. Operated by CTT Nord Massa Carrara, Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce and others, the Marina di Carrara to Sicily service departs from Marina Club Nautico Dir.Est and arrives in Palermo Notarbartolo. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
24h 40m
Fastest journey time:
22h 13m
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
67 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:03
Last service departs at:
23:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Marina di Carrara to Sicily bus, train, car ferry and walk schedules

Marina di Carrara → Sicily
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The cheapest way to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €14 - €85 and takes 5h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €29 - €160 and takes 5h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Marina di Carrara to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Marina Club Nautico Dir.Ovest and arriving at Palermo via LA SPEZIA - Loc. SARZANA- Via Variante Cisa - CENTRO LUNA and Messina Piazza della Repubblica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 40m.

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The distance between Marina di Carrara and Sicily is 796 km.

The best way to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 16h 16m and costs €70 - €280.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily, including transfers.

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Marina di Carrara to Sicily bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from LA SPEZIA - Loc. SARZANA- Via Variante Cisa - CENTRO LUNA station.

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The quickest flight from Pisa Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Marina di Carrara to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Palermo station.

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Wizz Air, Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Pisa Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Marina di Carrara to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 796.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Marina di Carrara, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Marina di Carrara to Palermo via Avenza Fs Dir.Monti, Carrara-Avenza, Firenze S.M.N., Roma Termini, and Palermo Centrale in around 18h 36m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Flights from Pisa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from Florence to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €410
Flights from Florence to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Pisa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Flights from Pisa to Trapani
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €550
Flights from Florence to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Pisa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€9 - €90
Flights from Pisa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €120
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €280
Flights from Florence to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €160
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 Carrara-Avenza to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€16 - €18
Train from Carrara-Avenza to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€16 - €18
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
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€32 - €35
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 Carrara-Avenza to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €7
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€50 - €75
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €180
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€60 - €85
Base Standard
€100 - €140
Base Premium
€120 - €180
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
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 Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €130
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€45 - €65
Smart Low Cost
€45 - €65
Smart Flex
€90 - €130
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
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 Florence to Palermo
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from LA SPEZIA - Loc. SARZANA- Via Variante Cisa - CENTRO LUNA to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Baltour
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €40
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
€2 - €7
Moto
€16 - €22
Car
€30 - €40
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Livorno to Palermo
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €80
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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