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There are 7 ways to get from Sicily to Anacapri by car ferry, ferry, train or plane

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Car ferry, ferry via Termini Imerese  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the car ferry from Termini Imerese to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Cheapest option

Fly from Catania, ferry  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

5 alternative options

Train, ferry via Messina  •  12h 17m

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni M14 / ...
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Train, ferry  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Car ferry, ferry  •  13h 48m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Car ferry, ferry via Salerno  •  16h 9m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Salerno
  2. Take the ferry from Salerno to Capri

Fly from Palermo, ferry  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Naples (NAP) PMO - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri
Sicily → Anacapri
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The most affordable way to get from Sicily to Anacapri is to car ferry and ferry via Salerno, which costs €55 - €90 and takes 16h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Anacapri is to fly and ferry which costs €45 - €160 and takes 5h 3m.

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The distance between Sicily and Anacapri is 330 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Anacapri without a car is to car ferry and ferry via Termini Imerese which takes 11h 18m and costs €120 - €200.

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It takes approximately 11h 18m to get from Sicily to Anacapri, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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There are 742+ hotels available in Anacapri. Prices start at €87 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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Map of how to get from Sicily to Anacapri.
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  • Distance: 330.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 18m

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

There is no direct connection from Sicily to Anacapri. However, you can take the taxi to Termini Imerese, take the car ferry to Naples, take the walk to Naples, take the ferry to Capri, then take the taxi to Anacapri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Palermo to Anacapri via Palermo Centrale, Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima, Villa San Giovanni, Villa S.Giovanni, Napoli Centrale, Piazza Garibaldi, Municipio, Naples, and Capri in around 12h 17m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €170
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Train operators
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 Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€27 - €30
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€26 - €40
Train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€35 - €55
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 Villa San Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €75
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€28 - €40
Smart Low Cost
€26 - €40
Smart Flex
€50 - €75
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €80
Base Premium
€70 - €100
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Car ferry from Termini Imerese to Naples
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Car ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
€16 - €22
Ferry from Salerno to Capri
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €26
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
€19 - €26
Blue Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
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
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
For more information, please visit this page
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Tirrenia
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €21
Website
Gescab
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Palermo to Salerno
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€28 - €45
Website
Grimaldi Lines
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Salerno to Capri
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€19 - €26
Website
Alicost

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