There are 11 ways to get from Nuremberg to Sicily by plane, train, car, ferry, bus, bus and ferry or night train

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 Nuremberg to Palermo, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Palermo (PMO) NUE - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$66 - $324

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Train to Munich, fly to Catania  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Catania (CTA) MUC - CTA

$120 - $384

Train to Munich, fly to Palermo, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Palermo (PMO) MUC - PMO
  3. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$147 - $392

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Catania  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Catania (CTA) STR - CTA

$135 - $393

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Catania  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Catania (CTA) FRA - CTA

$139 - $458

Fly Nuremberg to Catania  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Catania (CTA) NUE - CTA

$124 - $506

Train  •  24 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf 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 / ...

$226 - $331

Drive, ferry  •  25 h 14 min

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

$201 - $327

Bus, bus and ferry Autoservizi Salemi Srl  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Ancona, Ancona N421
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Palermo

$118 - $182

Bus, bus and ferry Eurolines CH  •  30 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Zurich N184 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo

$167 - $212

Train, night train  •  28 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini Nj
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$242 - $379

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Sicily is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 29 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Sicily is to fly which costs 100€ - 440€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Palermo via Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via München Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova, Roma Termini and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 50 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Sicily is 1342 km.

The best way to get from Nuremberg to Sicily without a car is to train which takes 24 h 50 min and costs 190€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Nuremberg to Sicily, including transfers.

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Nuremberg to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nuremberg station.

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Nuremberg to Sicily train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Nürnberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Sicily is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 100€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 290€ and takes 24 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 838.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

Eurowings flies from Nuremberg to Catania twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuremberg to Palermo via München Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova, Roma Termini, and Palermo Centrale in around 24 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Munich to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Munich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Nuremberg to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Perugia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Munich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from Stuttgart to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from Nuremberg to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Stuttgart to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Catania via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
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 Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $4
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 Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
bahn.de
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Nuremberg to Ancona, Ancona
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators

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