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Mon
Oct 25
$134Intercity
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Tue
Oct 26
$134Intercity
$153sais
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Wed
Oct 27
$134Intercity
$119Autoservizi Salemi
$69Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 28
$134Intercity
$150sais
$125Wizz Air
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Oct 29
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$111Flixbus
$200Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 30
$134Intercity
$155sais
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Oct 31
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$145sais
$76ITA
Mon
Nov 1
$134Intercity
$110Autoservizi Salemi
$87Wizz Air
Tue
Nov 2
$122Intercity Notte
$150sais
$76ITA
Thu
Nov 4
$77Intercity
$140sais
$12Wizz Air
Fri
Nov 5
$83Intercity
$110Autoservizi Salemi
$35Wizz Air
Sat
Nov 6
$112Frecciarossa
$140sais
$6Wizz Air
Sun
Nov 7
$83Intercity
$140sais
$45Malta Air

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Train Information between Bologna and Catania

distanceDistance520 miles (838 km)
durationAverage train duration18 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$168 (€136)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa, Intercity or Frecciargento

Trains from Bologna to Catania cover the 520 miles (838 km) long route taking on average 18 h 45 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Intercity or Frecciargento. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $168 (€136), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $148 (€120). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.

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Train from Bologna to Catania with Frecciarossa

Buy your official Frecciarossa train tickets between Bologna and Catania from $148 (€120) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Frecciarossa

Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing journey on a Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Catania. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you the latest Frecciarossa schedules for the Bologna to Catania train and prices starting as low as $187 (€152) for this journey. Frecciarossa is Trenitalia’s premier high-speed train service making around 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. Frecciarossa trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 520 miles (838 km) quickly between Bologna and Catania.

When booking the Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Catania, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. Although each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa train cars provide passengers with free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services. If you’re looking to add to your travel experience, book a Frecciarossa train between Bologna and Catania on Omio today!

Travel Tips

Trains from Bologna to Catania
Travel by train to Catania easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Catania.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Bologna to Catania cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bologna to Catania to cost as little as $148 (€120)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Bologna and Catania?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $168 (€136)  for a train ticket from Bologna to Catania.
What is the distance to Catania from Bologna by train?
The Bologna to Catania train distance is approximately 520 miles (838 km).
What is the Bologna to Catania train travel time?
The Bologna to Catania train duration is on average 18 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 520 miles (838 km) from Bologna to Catania. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which train station from Bologna to Catania do I depart from? Which Catania train station from Bologna do I arrive in?

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bologna Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Catania Centrale and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Catania.

Which train companies should I travel with from Bologna to Catania?
If you're looking for trains from Bologna to Catania, you can rely on Frecciarossa, Intercity or Frecciargento to get you to Catania. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Bologna to Catania trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest train from Bologna to Catania? When is the last train from Bologna to Catania?
You can take the first train from Bologna to Catania at 7: 07 AM. The last train from Bologna to Catania that you can take departs at 11: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Bologna to Catania schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to Catania from Bologna for the best deals?
If you book the Bologna to Catania train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $168 (€136). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Bologna to Catania. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Catania
The major railway station for departures from Bologna is Bologna Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bologna Centrale for your journey from Bologna to Catania.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN