There are 8 ways to get from Sicily to Lefkáda by train, night bus, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car 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

Train, night bus, car ferry, bus  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Ic
  2. Take the night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taranto Bus
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  5. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

Cheapest option

Fly Catania to Ioannina, bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Ioannina (IOA) CTA - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Preveza

$76 - $316

6 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  28 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

$169 - $242

Train, car ferry, bus  •  31 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa Ic
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Brindisi Fa
  3. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  4. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

$152 - $275

Bus, car ferry  •  32 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Gallipoli - Piazza Cimitero
  3. Take the bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi 100
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  5. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

$141 - $246

Drive, car ferry  •  20 h 47 min

  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
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  5. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

$140 - $300

Fly Palermo to Preveza  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Preveza (PVK) PMO - PVK

$221 - $3,594

Fly Catania to Preveza  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Preveza (PVK) CTA - PVK

$156 - $757

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Lefkáda is to bus and car ferry which costs 120€ - 220€ and takes 32 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Lefkáda is to fly which costs 130€ - 650€ and takes 7 h 58 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Lefkáda is 589 km.

It takes approximately 28 h 6 min to get from Sicily to Lefkáda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Lefkáda. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Lefkáda via Stazione Fs - Rosselli, Ancona and Igoumenitsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Lefkáda, Greece?

Volotea, Vueling Airlines and six other airlines fly from Palermo to Lefkáda 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Catania to Ioannina via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Catania to Ioannina via Verona, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Catania to Ioannina via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Catania to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Venice
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palermo to Preveza via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Catania to Preveza via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Ancona
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Gallipoli - Piazza Cimitero
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
saj.it
STP Lecce
Phone
0832-228441
Email
info@stplecce.it
Website
stplecce.it
Bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stplecce.it
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$70
AIRTYPE SEATS
$76
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$157
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
$29 - $45

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