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

Recommended option

Fly to Catania  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Catania (CTA) IST - CTA

$87 - $325

7 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Palermo (PMO) IST - PMO

$190 - $493

Fly to Comiso  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Comiso (CIY) IST - CIY

$161 - $701

Fly to Malta, car ferry  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Malta (MLA) IST - MLA
  2. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo

$218 - $457

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  40 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Alexandroupoli to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Varano to Termoli
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Termoli to Palermo

$253 - $406

Bus, car ferry, train  •  45 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Durrës
  2. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
  4. Take the train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$161 - $306

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  3. Take the car ferry from Naples to Palermo

$318 - $444

Drive, car ferry  •  28 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$262 - $479

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Turkey to Sicily is to fly which costs 420 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Turkey to Sicily is to fly which costs 420 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Turkey and Sicily is 1822 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Turkey to Sicily, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Turkey and Sicily, Italy?

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Catania once daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Athens, Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Dubrovnik, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Malta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Malta
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Vienna, Malta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Istanbul to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Comiso via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Palermo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Varano to Termoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $36
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Dedeagac
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Durrës
Ave. Duration
19 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Alexandroupoli to Ancona
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Termoli to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81 - $82
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$81 - $82
High season
$147 - $148
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $85
Car
$115 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $125
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
gnv.it
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
gnv.it
Grimaldi Lines
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

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