Ferry from Tunisia to Sicily

Ferry to Sicily - Sciacca ceramics with prickly pear cactus, Sicily, Italy.

Take a ferry from Tunisia to Sicily, the most popular island of Italy, relax and enjoy the amazing beaches, the charming towns and the beautiful landscapes!

Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, just off the southern tip of Italy. The island has things to do and see for every taste. From ancient Roman ruins to seaside islands, beaches with crystal clear waters, culinary delights, shopping and a thriving nightlife. Sicily is a mix of geology and culture. Visit Siracusa, the greatest ancient Greek city or Agrigento that has Greek ruins. Hike Mount Etna, the most active volcano in Europe or go on a tour around the villages of Erice, the fishing island of Favignana, the baroque city of Catania. At Stromboli you can relax at the beach, for history visit the Teatro Antico di Taormina ruins or walk the Cattedrale di Palermo built in the 12th century and just enjoy a glass of wine and the local delicacies.

Plan your trip to Sicily, check the schedules and prices through our platform and book your tickets in advance in order to find the best option for you.

Tunisia to Sicily ferry schedule 

The port of Tunis in Tunisia connects the country with the port of Palermo in Sicily. There is connection all year round between Tunisia and Sicily, offered by two ferry companies with more than 4 crossings per week. Only conventional ferries serve this route which means that in addition to passengers, vehicles are also allowed.

Moreover, since all crossings are in the evening or at night, there are a variety of cabins which we suggest you book for a more pleasant experience. Either passengers want to book a cabin with sea view, or without a window or even a pet friendly one there is a choice for every need. For a less expensive option passengers can book economy seats, comfortable lounge or reclining seats. All the vessels are very well equipped with many amenities on board.

Distance between Tunisia and Sicily 

The distance between Tunis and Sicily is approximately 352 kilometers (219 miles or 188 nautical miles).

Tunisia to Sicily ferry time 

The Tunisia to Sicily ferry time may vary from 13 hours to 15 hours depending on the ferry operator.

Useful information and tips

  • In our Tunisia and Sicily pages, you get the opportunity to check all available transportation options
  • Check on our website for special offers
  • Arrive at the port at least 1 hour before your departure for check in and embarkation
  • It is advisable to book your tickets in advance, especially if you want to visit Sicily during the summer period
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