There are 3 ways to get from Sicily to Lampedusa (Island) by car, ferry, bus or plane

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

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Porto Empedocle
  2. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$90 - $120

Cheapest option

Fly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Lampedusa (LMP) CTA - LMP

$58 - $704

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Basile to Porto Empedocle
  2. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$82 - $102

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Lampedusa (Island) is to bus and ferry which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 9 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Lampedusa (Island) is to fly which costs 50€ - 650€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Lampedusa (Island) is 270 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Sicily to Lampedusa (Island), including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Lampedusa (Island).
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  • Distance: 168.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Lampedusa (Island), Italy?

Alitalia, Blue Panorama Airlines and three other airlines fly from Catania to Lampedusa 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $1,300
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $1,300
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Verona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Lampedusa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Bus operators
Salvatore Lumia
Email
info@autolineelumia.it
Website
autolineelumia.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Basile to Porto Empedocle
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autolineelumia.it
Ferry operators

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