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

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Train to Birmingham, fly to Catania  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Catania (CTA) BHX - CTA

€59 - €253

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Train to Manchester, fly to Palermo  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Palermo (PMO) MAN - PMO

€76 - €268

Train to Manchester, fly to Catania  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Catania (CTA) MAN - CTA

€77 - €257

Train to London Luton, fly to Palermo  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Palermo (PMO) LTN - PMO

€85 - €374

Train to London Stansted, fly to Palermo  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Palermo (PMO) STN - PMO

€110 - €447

Train to London Luton, fly to Catania  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Catania (CTA) LTN - CTA

€76 - €223

Bus, bus and ferry  •  45h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Telford to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Brussels
  3. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Milan
  4. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS

€121 - €159

Bus, train, ferry  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Telford to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Lausanne Train Station to Genoa Marittima
  5. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

€212 - €323

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sicily is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sicily is mandatory.

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The cheapest way to get from Telford to Sicily is to train and fly which costs £65 - £200 and takes 10h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Telford to Sicily is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost £50 - £220 and takes 8h 56m.

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The distance between Telford and Sicily is 2113 km.

The best way to get from Telford to Sicily without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 45h 58m and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 8h 56m to get from Telford to Sicily, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Birmingham Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Sicily is 1h ahead of Telford. It is currently 10:39 AM in Telford and 11:39 AM in Sicily.

Transavia Holland, Air France, Wizz Air and four other airlines offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Telford to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 2113.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 56m

What companies run services between Telford, England and Sicily, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Telford to Sicily. However, you can take the train to Birmingham International, take the walk to Birmingham airport, fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, then take the bus to Catania. Alternatively, you can take the train to Shrewsbury, take the train to Wilmslow, take the train to Manchester Airport, take the walk to Manchester airport, fly to Palermo, take the walk to Punta Raisi, then take the train to Palermo.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Krakow
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Manchester to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Turin
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Perugia
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Venice
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Palermo via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €90
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Flights from Manchester to Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from London Luton to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from London Luton to Palermo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Flights from London Luton to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from London Luton to Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from London Luton to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €500
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from London Luton to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from London Luton to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €500
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Catania via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€160 - €440
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €210
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
tfw.wales
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €60
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€16 - €21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Wolverhampton to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€30 - €45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€85 - €120
Train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€55 - €75
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€140 - €190
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€33 - €38
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€7 - €11
Anytime Day Single
€33 - €38
Train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €65
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€10 - €15
Anytime Day Single
€55 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€75 - €90
1st Class
€85 - €100
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Telford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Milan
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
Baltour
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 London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Lausanne Train Station to Genoa Marittima
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €75
Website
ExpressBus
Ferry operators

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