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There are 10 ways to get from Valencia to Sicily by plane, ferry, train, car ferry, bus, bus and 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 Catania  •  5h 19m

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

$69 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  45h 59m

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

$65 - $95

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Fly to Palermo  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Palermo (PMO) VLC - PMO

$89 - $290

Fly to Trapani  •  11h 6m

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

$147 - $388

Fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Reggio Calabria (REG) VLC - REG
  2. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima

$106 - $476

Fly to Comiso  •  12h 2m

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

$184 - $907

Train  •  36h 27m

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants Em
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  3. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  4. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Palermo Centrale Icn

$291 - $406

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  40h 26m

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants Em
  2. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

$200 - $288

Bus  •  3 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Roma
  2. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli

$325 - $482

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  30h 36m

  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Sicily is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 45h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Sicily is to fly which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 5h 19m.

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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 Padova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Barcelona Sants, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe and Palermo Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 27m.

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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 train which takes 36h 27m and costs 250€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Valencia to Sicily, including transfers.

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

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Valencia to Sicily train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Sicily is to fly which takes 5h 19m and costs 60€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 360€ and takes 36h 27m, you could also bus, which costs 280€ - 420€ and takes 3 days 17h.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 799.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 19m

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

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Valencia to Catania 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Valencia to Palermo via Barcelona Sants, Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe, and Palermo Centrale in around 36h 27m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Catania, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Pisa, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Madrid, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Madrid, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Ibiza, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Pisa, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Trapani via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Valencia to Comiso via Madrid, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Valencia to Palermo via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Valencia to Reggio Calabria via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
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 Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
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
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Valencia to Padova
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Padova to Palermo
Ave. Duration
20h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
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 Valencia to Roma
Ave. Duration
3 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
alsa.com
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
gnv.it
Ferry from Tunis to Palermo
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
gnv.it

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

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

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Valencia to Sicily train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Palermo Centrale station.

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

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There are 186+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21m and costs 1€ - 3€.

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