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There are 7 ways to get from Pátmos to Sicily by car ferry, plane, ferry, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry to Leros, fly  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Leros
  2. Fly from Leros (LRS) to Catania (CTA) LRS - CTA

€40 - €122

Cheapest option

Car ferry to Ikaria Island, fly  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Ágios Kírykos
  2. Fly from Ikaria Island (JIK) to Catania (CTA) JIK - CTA

€35 - €114

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Car ferry to Samos, fly  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Samos
  2. Fly from Samos (SMI) to Catania (CTA) SMI - CTA

€65 - €259

Car ferry, ferry to Kos, fly  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Kalymnos
  2. Take the ferry from Kalymnos to Mastichárion
  3. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Catania (CTA) KGS - CTA

€52 - €175

Ferry, bus, train via Venice  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the ferry from Patmos to Kavala Bsf
  2. Take the bus from Kavala to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Napoli Centrale Fr
  5. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

Ferry, bus, train  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the ferry from Patmos to Kavala Bsf
  2. Take the bus from Kavala to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

Ferry, Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the ferry from Patmos to Fourni Hsw / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Fourni to Thessaloniki Bsf
  3. Take the Bus from Thessaloniki to Bologna
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
  5. Take the bus from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo

€275 - €503

Greece → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Greece

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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 Greece from Italy.

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The cheapest way to get from Pátmos to Sicily is to car ferry and fly which costs €30 - €120 and takes 8h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Pátmos to Sicily is to car ferry and fly which costs €30 - €120 and takes 8h 59m.

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It is approximately 1094 km to get from Pátmos to Sicily.

The best way to get from Pátmos to Sicily without a car is to ferry and bus and train via Venice which takes 2 days 16h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 36m to get from Pátmos to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Leros Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 5m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h behind Pátmos. It is currently 12:05 AM in Pátmos and 11:05 PM in Sicily.

Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Wizz Air and four other airlines offer flights from Leros Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Pátmos to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1093.5 km
  • Duration: 10h 36m

What companies run services between Pátmos, Greece and Sicily, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Pátmos to Sicily. However, you can take the car ferry to Leros, take the taxi to Leros airport, fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, then take the bus to Catania. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Samos, take the walk to Pythagóreio, take the bus to Samos Airport, take the walk to Samos airport, fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, then take the bus to Catania.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€15 - €90
Flights from Samos to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from Samos to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Ikaria Island to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€15 - €90
Flights from Kos to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Kos to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Kos to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€26 - €140
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Flights from Samos to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Ikaria Island to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Flights from Kos to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€27 - €140
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€25 - €130
Flights from Kos to Catania via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Flights from Kos to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Leros to Catania via Athens, Venice
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €260
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€280 - €550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €750
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€150 - €850
Train operators
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 Venezia Mestre to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €150
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€50 - €70
Base Standard
€85 - €120
Base Premium
€100 - €150
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 Mestre to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€40 - €55
Smart Low Cost
€35 - €55
Smart Flex
€75 - €110
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 Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Bus operators
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Kavala to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Yubim
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€210 - €270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bologna
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€140 - €210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Dodekanisos Seaways
Phone
+30 22410 70590
Email
info@12ne.gr
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Patmos to Leros
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Patmos to Samos
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€27 - €45
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Patmos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Patmos to Kalymnos
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Lafasi
Phone
+30 2243 051630
Email
info@lafasi.gr
Website
lafasi.gr
Ferry from Kalymnos to Mastichárion
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lafasi.gr
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Patmos to Kavala
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €130
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€67 - €72
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€85 - €110
Economy
€55 - €75
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€85 - €110
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€100 - €130
Ferry from Patmos to Fourni
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€44 - €48
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€50 - €65
Economy
€20 - €26
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€35 - €50
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€55 - €70
Ferry from Fourni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €130
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€68 - €72
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€85 - €110
Economy
€55 - €75
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€85 - €110
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€110 - €130
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Patmos to Fourni
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €70
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€30 - €45
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€55 - €70
Economy
€16 - €22
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€30 - €50

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