There are 7 ways to get from Sicily to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, 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.

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Fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Amsterdam (AMS) CTA - AMS

$69 - $266

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Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Eindhoven (EIN) CTA - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$68 - $330

5 alternative options

Train via Roma Termini  •  29 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$407 - $540

Train  •  36 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Milano Centrale Icn
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam Centraal

$311 - $523

Bus and ferry, bus  •  38 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N831

$177 - $252

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  45 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the bus from NapoIi Bus Metropark to Den Haag
  3. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$176 - $260

Ferry, drive  •  28 h 40 min

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

$265 - $431

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Piazza Boiardo and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Palermo and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Palermo Centrale, Roma Termini Station, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 40 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Amsterdam is 1795 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 29 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Sicily to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Sicily to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Palermo station.

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Sicily to Amsterdam train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Palermo Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 29 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 5 min.

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Sicily to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 1121.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Transavia Holland and 12 other airlines fly from Catania to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Amsterdam via Palermo Centrale, Roma Termini, Roma Termini Station, Torino Porta Susa Station, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris-Nord in around 29 h 40 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $430
Flights from Catania to Eindhoven via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Catania to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.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 Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$80 - $190
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 Basel SBB to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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Sicily to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, Transavia Holland and three other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Catania Airport is to bus which takes 6 min and costs .

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