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Destination(s) šŸ‡®šŸ‡¹ Italy, šŸ‡®šŸ‡¹ Sicily
Crossing Italy ā‡” Sicily
Sailings Once per week
Distance 255 miles, 410 km
Duration 14h 30 mins.
Operated by GNV
2p+Car+Return in our estimation: ā‚¬ 480
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The Civitavecchia-Palermo ferry sails in 14 hours and 45 minutes between Rome and Sicily. This route is operated by GNV and sails once per week.

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Ferry to Sicily from Rome

Ferry to Palermo (Sicily) and Civitavecchia

If you want to go from Rome to Sicily or vice versa, the Civitavecchia-Palermo ferry is a very nice crossing to consider. It is cheap and relatively efficient.

  • The Civitavecchia-Sicily ferry departure is on Friday
  • The Sicily-Civitavecchia ferry departure is on Sunday

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Tickets and Booking

The Civitavecchia-Palermo ferry price starts at only ā‚¬55 for a one-way trip. Logically, this amount increases if you book a comfortable cabin or take your car on board. The price also increases as the departure date becomes more popular. It is therefore wise to plan and book your trip well in advance. You can easily find out availability and ticket prices by filling in the input fields below.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Civitavecchia and Sicily is currently operated by GNV.

How long does the Civitavecchia-Sicily crossing take?

The travel time of the Civitavecchia-Palermo ferry is around 14 hours and 30 minutes. From Palermo to Civitavecchia, it can take 15 minutes more. Please arrive early at the harbour and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Civitavecchia-Palermo ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Sicily on Friday and from Palermo to Civitavecchia on Sunday. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Civitavecchia and Palermo?

The distance between Civitavecchia and Palermo is approximately 255 miles or 410 km.