There are 4 ways to get from Reggio Calabria to Sicily by ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

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

Ferry, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - Via Oreto

$48 - $71

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$30 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo

$66 - $96

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Reggio di Calabria to Tresmestieri
  2. Drive from Tresmestieri to Palermo

$37 - $57

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reggio Calabria to Sicily is to ferry and train which costs 25€ - 50€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reggio Calabria to Sicily is to car ferry and drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Reggio Calabria and Sicily is 144 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Reggio Calabria to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reggio Calabria to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Reggio Calabria and arriving at Palermo via Villa San Giovanni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Reggio Calabria, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Reggio Calabria to Palermo. However, you can take the ferry to Messina Marittima, take the walk to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica, take the bus to Palermo - Via Oreto, take the walk to Regione Siciliana - Paratore, then take the line 100 bus to Regione Siciliana - De Saliba. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reggio Calabria to Palermo via Messina Marittima, Messina Centrale, Palermo Centrale, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - Via Oreto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Meridiano Lines
Email
info@meridianolines.it
Website
meridianolines.it
Car ferry from Reggio di Calabria to Tresmestieri
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
meridianolines.it

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