There are 4 ways to get from Sicily to Tunisia by ferry, car 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  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Tunis

$48 - $73

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Tunis

$31 - $51

2 alternative options

Fly to Tunis  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Tunis (TUN) PMO - TUN

$92 - $257

Fly to Djerba  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Djerba (DJE) PMO - DJE

$81 - $512

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Tunisia?

Tuninter and Tunisair fly from Palermo to Ariana 6 times a week.

Airlines
Tuninter
Website
tunisairexpress.net
Flights from Palermo to Tunis
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Flights from Palermo to Djerba via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Palermo to Tunis
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Djerba via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Palermo to Djerba via Tunis
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sicily and Tunisia is 598 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Tunisia is to car ferry which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 13 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Sicily to Tunisia is to fly which takes 4 h 1 min and costs 75€ - 220€.

It takes approximately 11 h 6 min to get from Sicily to Tunisia, including transfers.