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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Catania

distanceDistance737 miles (1189 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Catania cover the 737 miles (1189 km) long route taking on average 56 h 15 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Catania Centrale.

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Barcelona to Catania?

Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Catania, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Catania from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Catania, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Catania from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Barcelona, Spain from Catania, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Catania to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from Italy?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Catania?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/25/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Barcelona from Catania here.

How far is Barcelona to Catania by train?

You should expect to travel around 737 miles (1189 km)  to Catania from Barcelona by train.

How long is the train to Catania from Barcelona?

On average the Barcelona to Catania train travel time is 56 h 15 min  for the 737 miles (1189 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Barcelona and arrival train station in Catania?

Some of the Barcelona train stations to Catania you can start your journey from include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Catania include Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Catania Centrale.

Where is the train station in Barcelona to go to Catania? Where is the train station in Catania located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Barcelona.

The most popular arrival train station, Catania Centrale, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center of Catania.

How many train services are there from Barcelona to Catania a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Barcelona to Catania. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your trip to Catania.
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Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17