There are 9 ways to get from Valencia to Sicily by plane, train, bus, ferry, bus and ferry, car 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, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Palermo (PMO) VLC - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo

$96 - $295

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Fly to Catania  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Catania (CTA) VLC - CTA

$69 - $327

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Fly to Comiso  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Comiso (CIY) VLC - CIY

$162 - $803

Fly to Trapani  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Trapani (TPS) VLC - TPS

$147 - $388

Bus, ferry  •  32 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Genova
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo

$175 - $292

Train, bus  •  38 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Girona to Marseille
  4. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  5. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale Icn

$263 - $425

Bus, bus and ferry  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Rome Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo

$197 - $301

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  41 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

$220 - $336

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  30 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Alicante
  2. Take the car ferry from Alicante to Algiers
  3. Drive from Algiers to Tunis
  4. Take the ferry from Tunis to Palermo

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Sicily is to fly which costs 55€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Sicily is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valencia to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Valencia and arriving at Palermo via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 55 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Sicily is 1280 km.

The best way to get from Valencia to Sicily without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 32 h 53 min and costs 150€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Valencia to Sicily, including transfers.

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Valencia to Sicily bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Valencia station.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Valencia to Sicily bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Palermo station.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 799.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Sicily, Italy?

Alitalia, Ryanair and eight other airlines fly from Valencia to Catania every 2 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Turin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Ibiza, Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Ibiza, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Bari, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Madrid, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Madrid, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Malta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
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 Palermo Centrale to Palermo Notarbartolo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $4
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
18 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Valencia to Genova
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Valencia to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Marsella
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Genoa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Tunis to Palermo
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
gnv.it
Algerie Ferries

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