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There are 10 ways to get from Munich to Sicily by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car or 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 Munich to Catania  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Catania (CTA) MUC - CTA

$82 - $329

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Fly Munich to Palermo  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Palermo (PMO) MUC - PMO

$102 - $332

Fly Munich to Comiso  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Comiso (CIY) MUC - CIY

$147 - $719

Train to Venice, fly to Catania  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Catania (CTA) VCE - CTA

$104 - $355

Fly Munich to Malta, car ferry  •  9 h 22 min

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

$236 - $629

Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  23 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Kufstein M / ...
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$190 - $277

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich to Rimini
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rimini to Palermo

$104 - $150

Drive, ferry  •  24 h 18 min

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

$183 - $301

Train  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$165 - $278

Bus  •  28 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Padua, Padova 491
  2. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$102 - $152

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Sicily is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 90€ - 130€ and takes 25 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Sicily is to fly which costs 70€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Munich and arriving at Palermo via Rimini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Sicily. However, there are services departing from München Ost and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Kufstein, Verona Porta Nuova, Roma Termini and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 36 min.

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The distance between Munich and Sicily is 1192 km.

The best way to get from Munich to Sicily without a car is to train which takes 23 h 36 min and costs 160€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Munich to Sicily, including transfers.

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Munich to Sicily bus services, operated by Busitalia Simet S.p.A., depart from Munich station.

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Munich to Sicily train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Ost station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Sicily is to fly which takes 5 h 45 min and costs 70€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160€ - 250€ and takes 23 h 36 min, you could also bus, which costs 85€ - 140€ and takes 28 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 744.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Sicily, Italy?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Munich to Catania 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Palermo via Kufstein, Verona Porta Nuova, Roma Termini, and Palermo Centrale in around 23 h 36 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Munich to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Venice to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Munich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Palermo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Munich to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Munich to Comiso via Malta
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Munich to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Munich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Munich to Comiso via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Munich to Comiso via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Ost to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rimini to Palermo
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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
$142 - $147
Mid season
$125

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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

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Munich to Sicily train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Palermo Centrale station.

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Eurowings, Lufthansa, Condor Flugdienst and two other airlines offer flights from Munich Airport to Catania Airport.

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Book your Munich to Sicily train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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