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There are 4 ways to get from New Delhi to Sicily by plane, car ferry, train 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 to Catania

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Catania (CTA)

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Fly to Palermo

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Palermo (PMO)

Fly to Malta, car ferry

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Malta (MLA)
  2. Take the car ferry from Valletta to Pozzallo

Fly to Lamezia Terme, train, ferry

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Lamezia Terme (SUF)
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima

Delhi (DEL) to Catania (CTA) flights

The flight time between Delhi (DEL) and Catania (CTA) is around 15h 14m and covers a distance of around 5764 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 55m. The fastest flight normally takes 10h 55m. Services are operated by Lufthansa, Emirates, Flydubai and others. Typically 34 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
10h 19m
Layover time:
4h 55m
Total time:
15h 14m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
10h 55m
Flight distance:
5764 km
Flights per week:
34
Cheapest price:
€154
Carbon emissions:
1168 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:45
Last flight departs at:
21:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Delhi (DEL) to Catania (CTA) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Sicily is to fly which costs ₹13,000 - ₹43,000 and takes 15h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from New Delhi to Sicily is to fly which costs ₹13,000 - ₹43,000 and takes 15h 16m.

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The distance between New Delhi and Sicily is 5849 km.

It takes approximately 15h 16m to get from New Delhi to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Delhi Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 55m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 3h 30m behind New Delhi. It is currently 6:55 PM in New Delhi and 3:25 PM in Sicily.

Emirates, Flydubai, Vistara and six other airlines offer flights from Delhi 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 New Delhi to Delhi Airport is to bus which takes 1h 14m and costs ₹5 - ₹25.

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Map of how to get from New Delhi to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 5849.3 km
  • Duration: 15h 16m

What companies run services between New Delhi, India and Sicily, Italy?

Lufthansa, Emirates and 13 other airlines fly from New Delhi to Catania 5 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€340 - €1000
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €1100
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1300
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€490 - €1400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Amsterdam Schiphol, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 11m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1300
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 18m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€280 - €950
Flights from Delhi to Malta via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €1000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€470 - €1400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Delhi to Palermo via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€280 - €950
Flights from Delhi to Lamezia Terme via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Delhi to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €1100
Flights from Delhi to Malta via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Delhi to Catania via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €800
Train operators
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 Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €11
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 Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Phone
(+356) 22069999
Email
res@virtuferries.com
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valletta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€70
Website
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Low season
€70
High season
€127
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
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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