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

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Recommended option

Fly to Brindisi  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Brindisi (BDS) CTA - BDS

$69 - $476

Cheapest option

Fly to Bari, train  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bari (BRI) CTA - BRI
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi

$62 - $349

5 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  12h 11m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Brindisi

$75 - $111

Train  •  15h 26m

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Paola Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Paola to Sibari Reg
  4. Take the train from Sibari to Taranto Ic
  5. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg

$71 - $134

Bus  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
  2. Take the bus from Salerno Piazza Montpellier Bus Station to Brindisi Palmiro Togliatti Salerno - Lecce 1

$153 - $203

Train, car ferry, night bus  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the night bus from Villa S.Giovanni to Taranto Bus
  4. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 7m

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

$102 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Brindisi is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 12h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Brindisi is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 310€ and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Brindisi via Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Brindisi via Palermo Centrale, Messina Centrale, Paola, Sibari and Taranto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 26m.

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The distance between Sicily and Brindisi is 470 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Brindisi without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 12h 11m and costs 65€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Sicily to Brindisi, including transfers.

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Sicily to Brindisi bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Palermo station.

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

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The best way to get from Sicily to Brindisi is to fly which takes 4h 57m and costs 55€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 120€ and takes 15h 26m, you could also bus, which costs 130€ - 180€ and takes 17h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Brindisi.
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  • Distance: 293.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 57m

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

Alitalia, Ryanair and three other airlines fly from Catania to Brindisi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Brindisi via Palermo Centrale, Messina Centrale, Paola, Sibari, and Taranto in around 15h 26m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Catania to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Catania to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Brindisi via Verona
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Bari
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
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 Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$31 - $37
Train from Paola to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
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 Messina Centrale to Paola
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Sibari to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
saj.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Miccolis Spa
Phone
080 5315334
Email
controllore@miccolis-spa.it
Website
miccolis-spa.it
Bus from Salerno Piazza Montpellier Bus Station to Brindisi Palmiro Togliatti
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Website
Miccolis Spa
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
Night bus from Villa S.Giovanni to Taranto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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There is no direct flight from Catania Airport to Brindisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Sicily to Brindisi bus services, operated by Saj, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Sicily to Brindisi train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Brindisi station.

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Neos, Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Brindisi Airport.

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Book your Sicily to Brindisi train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 465+ hotels available in Brindisi. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Catania Airport is to bus which takes 6m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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