There are 9 ways to get from Sicily to Greek Islands by plane, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, train 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 Catania to Athens, travel  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Athens (ATH) CTA - ATH
  2. Travel from Athens to Greek Islands

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Fly Palermo to Athens, travel  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Athens (ATH) PMO - ATH
  2. Travel from Athens to Greek Islands

Fly Catania to Mykonos, carferry, car ferry, travel  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Mykonos (JMK) CTA - JMK
  2. Take the carferry from Mykonos to Paros
  3. Take the car ferry from Paros to Serifos
  4. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Fly Catania to Syros Island, travel  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Syros Island (JSY) CTA - JSY
  2. Travel from Syros Island to Greek Islands

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran, travel  •  41 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  6. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train, bus, bus and ferry, Catamaran, travel  •  42 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  6. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train, carferry, drive, Catamaran, travel  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa Ic
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Brindisi Fa
  3. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  4. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  6. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train, bus, Catamaran, travel  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Pireaus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  5. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Drive, carferry, Catamaran, travel  •  32 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the carferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Brindisi
  4. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  6. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  7. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sicily and Greek Islands is 912 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Greek Islands without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and Catamaran and travel which takes 41 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Sicily to Greek Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Greek Islands is 1 h ahead of Sicily. It is currently 4:52 PM in Sicily and 5:52 PM in Greek Islands.

Ryanair, Aegean Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 107+ hotels available in Greek Islands. Prices start at $74 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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Map of how to get from Sicily to Greek Islands.
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  • Distance: 570 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Greek Islands, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Catania to Greek Islands. However, you can take the bus to Aeroporto Vincenzo Bellini/Fontanarossa, take the walk to Catania airport, fly to Athens, then take the travel to Greek Islands. Alternatively, you can take the train to Punta Raisi, take the walk to Palermo airport, fly to Athens, then take the travel to Greek Islands.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Milan Bergamo, Athens
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Catania to Syros Island via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Palermo to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Palermo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Catania to Mykonos via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Caserta to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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
7 h 7 min
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
saj.it
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Naples to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Paros
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Piraeus to Serifos
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Paros to Serifos
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$15 - $20
Business
$19
Grimaldi Lines
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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