There are 12 ways to get from Switzerland to Sicily by train, plane, bus, car, ferry or bus and ferry

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

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Catania (CTA) LIN - CTA

$69 - $270

Cheapest option

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Catania (CTA) MXP - CTA

$48 - $215

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Fly from Geneva  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Catania (CTA) GVA - CTA

$70 - $239

Fly from Basel  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Catania (CTA) BSL - CTA

$104 - $508

Fly from Zurich  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Catania (CTA) ZRH - CTA

$82 - $314

Train, bus to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  3. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Catania (CTA) BGY - CTA

$57 - $330

Train, train to Verona, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Catania (CTA) VRN - CTA

$96 - $316

Train via Roma Termini  •  21 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$164 - $269

Drive, ferry  •  22 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$155 - $254

Bus and ferry  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo

$140 - $177

Train  •  26 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale Icn

$195 - $252

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Winterthur to Milan Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milano Lampugnano to Palermo Stazione Centrale

$93 - $147

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Sicily is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 220 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Sicily is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 220 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Switzerland and Sicily is 1134 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Switzerland to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Zuerich Hb, Milano Centrale, Roma Termini and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Switzerland and Sicily, Italy?

easyJet, Swiss and four other airlines fly from Geneva to Catania every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Palermo via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Milano Centrale, Roma Termini, and Palermo Centrale in around 21 h 6 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Verona to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Verona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Basel to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Verona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $320
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $420
Flights from Verona to Catania via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Basel to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Verona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,900
Flights from Verona to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Verona to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Verona to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Winterthur to Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Winterthur to Milano
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Milano Lampugnano to Palermo Stazione Centrale
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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