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There are 4 ways to get from Shannon to Sicily by plane or bus

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Fly Shannon to Palermo  •  12h 50m

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Palermo (PMO) SNN - PMO

€33 - €155

3 alternative options

Fly Shannon to Catania  •  8h 53m

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Catania (CTA) SNN - CTA

€34 - €154

Bus to Dublin, fly to Palermo  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Palermo (PMO) DUB - PMO

€43 - €147

Bus to Dublin, fly to Catania  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Catania (CTA) DUB - CTA

€48 - €246

Shannon (SNN) to Palermo (PMO) flights

The flight time between Shannon (SNN) and Palermo (PMO) is around 14h and covers a distance of around 2339 km. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 30m. Services are operated by Ryanair, Aer Lingus and British Airways. Typically 29 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
14h
Fastest flight journey time:
9h 30m
Flight distance:
2339 km
Flights per week:
29
Cheapest price:
€25
Carbon emissions:
474 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:05
Last flight departs at:
17:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Shannon (SNN) to Palermo (PMO) flight schedules

Ireland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Ireland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Ireland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Ireland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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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 Ireland from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Shannon to Sicily is to bus and fly, which costs €40 - €150 and takes 10h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon to Sicily is to fly which costs €30 - €160 and takes 8h 53m.

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The distance between Shannon and Sicily is 2448 km.

It takes approximately 12h 50m to get from Shannon to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Shannon Airport to Palermo Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 30m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h ahead of Shannon. It is currently 6:13 PM in Shannon and 7:13 PM in Sicily.

Aer Lingus, British Airways and Ryanair offer flights from Shannon Airport to Palermo 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 Shannon to Shannon Airport is to line 343 bus which takes 7 min and costs €6 - €9.

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Map of how to get from Shannon to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 2447.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 50m

What companies run services between Shannon, Ireland and Sicily, Italy?

Ryanair, Aer Lingus and British Airways fly from Shannon to Palermo 4 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via Manchester
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via London Stansted, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via Manchester, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via London Stansted, Pisa
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Catania via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Shannon to Catania via London Stansted, Pisa
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Catania via London Stansted, Bologna
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Shannon to Catania via Manchester, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Dublin to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €140
Flights from Dublin to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €140
Flights from Dublin to Palermo via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€21 - €140
Flights from Dublin to Palermo via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€21 - €140
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
Flights from Dublin to Catania via East Midlands, Pisa
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€27 - €210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Shannon to Palermo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €410
Flights from Dublin to Catania via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Shannon to Catania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €430
Bus operators
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €24
Website
Citylink
Standard
€14 - €21
Web Fare
€12 - €18

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