There are 9 ways to get from Sicily to Pompei by ferry, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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 18 min

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

$41 - $173

7 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 9 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 Fa / ...

$67 - $165

Train  •  11 h 2 min

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

$68 - $95

Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli to Salerno - Via Vinciprova

$116 - $166

Bus and ferry  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples

$61 - $98

Fly Palermo to Naples, train  •  4 h 32 min

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

$106 - $261

Fly Catania to Rome, train  •  5 h 34 min

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

$65 - $213

Fly Palermo to Rome, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$131 - $301

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Pompei is to bus and ferry which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 14 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Pompei is to fly and train which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Pompei. However, there are services departing from Piazza Boiardo and arriving at Pompei - Via Giuseppe Mazzini FS via Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli and Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sicily to Pompei. However, there are services departing from Palermo Notarbartolo and arriving at Pompei via Palermo Centrale and Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 2 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Pompei is 352 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Pompei without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 10 h 9 min and costs 55€ - 150€.

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

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Sicily to Pompei bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli station.

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

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The best way to get from Sicily to Pompei is to train which takes 11 h 2 min and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 95€ - 150€ and takes 13 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Pompei.
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  • Distance: 220.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 33 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Palermo to Pompei 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 37 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Palermo to Pompei twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
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 Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $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
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
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
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
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

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sicily to Pompei bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Salerno - Via Vinciprova station.

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Sicily to Pompei train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Salerno station.

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Volotea, easyJet and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 7704+ hotels available in Pompei. Prices start at $58 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 2€ - 4€.

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