There are 9 ways to get from Sicily to Pompei by ferry, train, car ferry, bus, rideshare 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

Ferry  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Ustica
  2. Take the ferry from Ustica to Naples

$114 - $162

Cheapest option

Fly Catania to Naples, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$39 - $173

7 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 38 min

  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 train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno Fb / ...

$66 - $155

Train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...

$64 - $94

Car ferry  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples

$53 - $77

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri

$81 - $151

Fly Palermo to Naples, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Naples (NAP) PMO - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$45 - $176

Fly Palermo to Rome, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Rome (FCO) PMO - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$69 - $216

Fly Catania to Rome, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Rome (FCO) CTA - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$62 - $213

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Pompei is to car ferry which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Pompei is to fly and train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs 30€ - 150€.

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The distance between Sicily and Pompei is 352 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Sicily to Pompei, including transfers.

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Palermo to Pompei twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Ferry from Palermo to Ustica
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
siremar.it
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
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Catania to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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