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There are 8 ways to get from Sorrento to Cefalù by subway, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Recommended option

Subway, train, car ferry  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Ic / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Cefalu' Rv / ...

$62 - $141

Cheapest option

Subway to Naples, fly to Palermo, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Palermo (PMO) NAP - PMO
  3. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Cefalu'

$47 - $186

6 alternative options

Subway, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Cefalu' Ic / ...

$63 - $84

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi Sorrento
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Termini Imerese

$61 - $107

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Cefalù

$98 - $189

Subway, train to Rome, fly to Palermo, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Palermo (PMO) FCO - PMO
  4. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Cefalu'

$61 - $216

Subway to Naples, fly to Catania, train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Termini Imerese

$57 - $212

Subway to Naples, fly to Trapani, bus, train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Trapani (TPS) NAP - TPS
  3. Take the bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
  4. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Cefalu'

$554 - $1,113

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Cefalù is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sorrento to Cefalù is to subway and fly and train which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The distance between Sorrento and Cefalù is 290 km.

The best way to get from Sorrento to Cefalù without a car is to subway and train and car ferry which takes 10 h 12 min and costs 50€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 12 min to get from Sorrento to Cefalù, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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easyJet and Volotea offer flights from Naples Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 1016+ hotels available in Cefalù. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento to Cefalù.
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  • Distance: 181 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 12 min

What companies run services between Sorrento, Italy and Cefalù, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Sorrento to Cefalù. However, you can take the subway to Napoli Garibaldi, take the walk to Napoli Centrale, take the train to Villa S.Giovanni, take the walk to Villa San Giovanni, take the car ferry to Messina Marittima, take the walk to Messina Centrale, then take the train to Cefalu'. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Sorrento to Cefalù via Napoli Garibaldi and Napoli Centrale in around 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Naples to Trapani via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
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 Napoli Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Messina Centrale to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Train from Palermo Centrale to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Train from Catania Centrale to Termini Imerese
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Naples to Termini Imerese
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Trapani Birgi Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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