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There are 6 ways to get from Tangier to Sicily by plane, bus, car ferry, 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 Palermo

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Palermo (PMO)

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Fly to Catania

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Catania (CTA)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Tanger to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Turin
  3. Take the bus from Turin to Palermo

Car ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
  3. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

Car ferry, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Tangier Med to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Tangier to Tunis
  2. Take the car ferry from Tunis to Palermo

Tangier (TNG) to Palermo (PMO) flights

The flight time between Tangier (TNG) and Palermo (PMO) is around 7h 5m and covers a distance of around 1709 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 45m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 20m. Services are operated by Ryanair, Transavia France, Volotea and others. Typically 14 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 20m
Layover time:
2h 45m
Total time:
7h 5m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 20m
Flight distance:
1709 km
Flights per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€46
Carbon emissions:
346 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
12:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tangier (TNG) to Palermo (PMO) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tangier to Sicily is to fly which costs MAD 1,000 - MAD 4,100 and takes 5h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Tangier to Sicily is to fly which costs MAD 1,000 - MAD 4,100 and takes 5h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tangier to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Tanger and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Madrid, Turin and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17h.

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The distance between Tangier and Sicily is 1788 km.

The best way to get from Tangier to Sicily without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 17h and costs MAD 2,700 - MAD 3,700.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Tangier to Sicily, including transfers.

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Tangier to Sicily bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Tanger station.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Sicily is to fly which takes 5h 47m and costs MAD 1,000 - MAD 4,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs MAD 2,700 - MAD 3,700 and takes 2 days 17h.

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There is no direct flight from Tangier Airport to Palermo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Tangier to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Palermo station.

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Map of how to get from Tangier to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 1787.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 47m

What companies run services between Tangier, Morocco and Sicily, Italy?

Ryanair, Transavia France and four other airlines fly from Tangier to Palermo twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tangier to Palermo via Madrid, Turin, Palermo, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 2 days 17h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €650
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €550
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Weeze
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€90 - €700
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Marseille
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€55 - €600
Flights from Tangier to Catania via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €600
Flights from Tangier to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €600
Flights from Tangier to Catania via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Flights from Tangier to Catania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Tangier to Palermo via Nantes
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Tangier to Catania via Lisbon, Rome
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Tanger to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin to Palermo
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Car ferry from Tangier Med to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €200
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Tunis to Palermo
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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More Questions & Answers

Sicily is 1h ahead of Tangier. It is currently 3:52 PM in Tangier and 4:52 PM in Sicily.

Volotea, Transavia France and Ryanair offer flights from Tangier Airport to Palermo Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Tangier Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs MAD 150 - MAD 180.

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