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

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

Fly Catania to Ancona  •  3 h 32 min

  1. CTA - AOI

$57 - $289

6 alternative options

Fly Palermo to Bologna, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. PMO - BLQ

$68 - $242

Fly Catania to Bologna, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. CTA - BLQ

$67 - $329

Ferry, drive  •  12 h 36 min

$170 - $256

Train  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Icn / ...
  2. Rv / ...

$111 - $168

Bus  •  19 h 38 min

$192 - $292

Car ferry, bus  •  21 h 5 min

$89 - $132

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

Volotea flies from Catania to Ancona once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Ancona via Palermo Centrale and Roma Termini in around 18 h 48 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Palermo to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania p.zza Borsellino
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania Bus Terminal to Ancona
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Caserta to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sicily and Ancona is 670 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Ancona is to car ferry and bus which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Sicily to Ancona is to fly which takes 3 h 32 min and costs 45€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Ancona via Palermo Centrale and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 48 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Regione Siciliana - Bernini and arriving at Ancona via Palermo - Via Oreto and Catania Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Sicily to Ancona, including transfers.