There are 7 ways to get from Salerno to Sicily by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or plane

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

Train  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$68 - $86

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Catania  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA

$42 - $176

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno - Via Vinciprova to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli

$121 - $168

Bus and ferry  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo

$55 - $95

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Salerno to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$101 - $193

Train, fly to Palermo  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Palermo (PMO) NAP - PMO
  3. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$49 - $184

Train, fly to Trapani  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Trapani (TPS) NAP - TPS

$550 - $1,107

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Sicily is to bus and ferry which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 11 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salerno to Sicily is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 3 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salerno and arriving at Palermo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 26 min.

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The distance between Salerno and Sicily is 348 km.

The best way to get from Salerno to Sicily without a car is to train which takes 9 h 10 min and costs 55€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to get from Salerno to Sicily, including transfers.

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Salerno to Sicily bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Salerno - Via Vinciprova station.

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The best way to get from Salerno to Sicily is to train which takes 9 h 10 min and costs 55€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Salerno to Sicily bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli station.

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Map of how to get from Salerno to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 217.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 10 min

What companies run services between Salerno, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Salerno to Palermo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 41 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Salerno to Palermo twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $170 and the journey takes 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Train operators
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 Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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 Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
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
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Salerno - Via Vinciprova to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Salerno to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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Volotea and easyJet offer flights from Naples Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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