There are 8 ways to get from Sliema to Sicily by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Catania  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Catania (CTA) MLA - CTA

$33 - $143

7 alternative options

Fly to Palermo, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Palermo (PMO) MLA - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$72 - $500

Fly to Comiso  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Comiso (CIY) MLA - CIY

$138 - $909

Car ferry, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Pozzallo Viale Europa to Catania Airport
  3. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo - Via Oreto A19

$127 - $222

Car ferry, train via Pozzallo  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the train from Modica to Caltanissetta Xirbi Rv
  3. Take the train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$137 - $257

Car ferry, train  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Palermo Centrale Rv / ...

$56 - $115

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Palermo Stazione Centrale

$106 - $169

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Drive from Pozzallo to Palermo

$121 - $221

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sliema to Sicily is to fly which costs 28€ - 130€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sliema to Sicily is to fly which costs 28€ - 130€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Sliema and Sicily is 189 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Sliema to Sicily, including transfers.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sliema to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 118 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Sliema, Malta and Sicily, Italy?

Air Malta and Ryanair fly from Sliema to Catania 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Malta to Palermo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Malta to Comiso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Malta to Palermo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Modica to Caltanissetta Xirbi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Catania Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo - Via Oreto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Palermo Stazione Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$141 - $145
Mid season
$124
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Valetta to Catania
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
tirrenia.it

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