Ferries to Sicily
53 Ferry crossings from 36 Ports
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Ferries to Sicily

Ferries to Sicily are operated by Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines, Tirrenia, Virtu Ferries, Caronte & Tourist, Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar.

Sicily Ferry Times

There are about 478 daily sailings and up to 3290 weekly sailings to Sicily. Ferry schedules can vary by season. Use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and compare tickets.

Sicily Ferry Ports

Sicily has 9 ferry ports and Palermo ferry port is the most popular with 124 weekly sailings.

Ferries from Favignana to Trapani

The Favignana to Trapani ferry sails approximately 22 times daily and up to 154 times weekly, with a sailing duration of 42 minutes. On average the price of a ferry from Favignana to Trapani is $55.80.Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferries from Genoa to Palermo

The Genoa Palermo ferry takes approximately 20 hours 45 minutes with 1 daily sailings and up to 7 weekly sailings. Genoa Palermo ferries cost about $ 585.29. Exclusive of booking fees.

Prices will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated June 01.

Can you take a car ferry to Sicily?

There are car ferries to Sicily, this my vary by route. Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines, Tirrenia, Virtu Ferries, Caronte & Tourist & Siremar offer car ferries to Sicily.

Sicily Ferry Prices and Offers

The price of a ferry to Sicily can vary by route, operator and season. We recommend booking in advance to get the best ferry deals and availability.

Book ferry tickets to Sicily

Book a ferry to Sicily online with Direct Ferries, using our Deal Finder and compare tickets.

Most popular questions

Which ferries travel to Sicily?

Ferries to Sicily:
  • Tunis
  • Civitavecchia
  • Genoa
  • Naples
  • Salerno
  • Cagliari
  • Livorno
  • Valletta
  • Vulcano
  • Lipari
  • Salina
  • Rinella
  • Filicudi
  • Palermo
  • Milazzo
  • Ustica
  • Alicudi
  • Favignana
  • Levanzo
  • Marettimo
  • Pantelleria
  • Stromboli
  • Panarea
  • Lampedusa
  • Linosa
  • Reggio Calabria
  • Ginostra (Stromboli)
  • Vibo Valentia
  • Villa San Giovanni

What is the fastest ferry to Sicily?

The fastest ferry crossing to Sicily is via the Villa San Giovanni to Messina ferry, in approximately 20m.

What is the cheapest ferry to Sicily?

The cheapest ferry to Sicily is 16 € on average via the Reggio Calabria to Messina route. Ferry prices for Sicily can vary depending on what season you decide to travel. Price exclusive of booking fees.

What are the ferry ports in Sicily?

Sicily Ferry Ports:
  • Palermo
  • Palermo Termini Imerese
  • Catania
  • Pozzallo
  • Messina
  • Milazzo
  • Trapani
  • Porto Empedocle
  • Marsala

Can you take pets on the ferry to Sicily?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring pets onboard the ferries with certain ferry companies. However, please ensure that you have read all the operator guidelines on pets before travelling. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with the following operators

Sicily Ferry Map and Routes

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