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

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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Train, fly to Palermo  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Palermo (PMO) FCO - PMO

€30 - €127

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Train, fly to Catania  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Catania (CTA) FCO - CTA

€23 - €96

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Train, fly to Comiso  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Comiso (CIY) FCO - CIY

€76 - €283

Train, fly to Trapani  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Trapani (TPS) FCO - TPS

€70 - €304

Drive, ferry  •  15h 4m

  1. Drive from Viterbo to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo

€53 - €121

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Viterbo to Rome Tiburtina Bus station 460
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
  3. Take the bus from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo

€51 - €79

Train  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Valle Aurelia Re
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic

€60 - €91

Bus, car ferry  •  16h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Viterbo to Naples 460
  2. Take the car ferry from Naples to Palermo

€44 - €82

Viterbo to Sicily by bus and bus and ferry

The journey time between Viterbo and Sicily is around 39h 45m and covers a distance of around 1057 km. The fastest journey normally takes 39h 45m. Operated by FlixBus and Autoservizi Salemi Srl, the Viterbo to Sicily service departs from Viterbo and arrives in Palermo. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
39h 45m
Fastest journey time:
39h 45m
Journey distance:
1057 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€51
Carbon emissions:
152 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:00
Last service departs at:
16:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Viterbo to Sicily bus and bus and ferry schedules

Viterbo → Sicily
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Viterbo to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €23 - €100 and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Viterbo to Sicily is to train and fly which costs €75 - €290 and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Viterbo to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Viterbo and arriving at Palermo via Roma Tiburtina and Messina Piazza della Repubblica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 5m.

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The distance between Viterbo and Sicily is 565 km.

The best way to get from Viterbo to Sicily without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 15h 5m and costs €50 - €80.

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It takes approximately 5h 55m to get from Viterbo to Sicily, including transfers.

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Viterbo to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Viterbo station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Palermo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Rome Airport to Palermo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Viterbo to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 564.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 55m

What companies run services between Viterbo, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

You can take a train from Viterbo to Palermo via Valle Aurelia, Valle Aurelia, Termini, Roma Termini, Palermo Centrale, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 15h 13m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €90
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€8 - €70
Flights from Rome to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €70
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €150
Flights from Rome to Comiso
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €350
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€9 - €95
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Rome to Trapani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €600
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 Viterbo Porta Romana to Roma Trastevere
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Viterbo Porta Romana to Valle Aurelia
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €12
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€50 - €75
Bus operators
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 Viterbo to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Viterbo to Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Messina Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Grandi Navi Veloci
Phone
+39 010 209 4591
Email
booking@gnv.it
Website
gnv.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Palermo
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
Grandi Navi Veloci
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Naples to Palermo
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Tirrenia

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