Messina to Catania train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Messina to Catania

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 17 m

Average

2 h 2 m

Trains per day

36

Distance

87 km

Cheap train tickets from Messina to start from $13 with an average ticket price of $13.

The fastest train from Messina to takes 1h 17m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 2m and covers a distance of 87 km.

36 trains that leave Messina for every day with 22 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Regionale
04:45PM3h24
Fiumara Gazzi
08:09PMCatania Ognina
$131One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Regionale
06:05AM2h10
Fiumara Gazzi
08:15AMCatania Ognina
$131One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Regionale
07:00AM2h46
Fiumara Gazzi
09:46AMCatania Ognina
$131One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Regionale
09:18AM2h55
Fiumara Gazzi
12:13PMCatania Centrale
$141One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Regionale
05:45PM1h49
Messina Centrale
07:34PMCatania Centrale
$141One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Messina to Catania

distanceDistance53 miles (86 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRegionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca

Trains from Messina to Catania cover the 53 miles (86 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of train tickets is $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Messina Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.

Train companies: Regionale, Intercity and Frecciabianca from Messina to Catania trains

Find the best trains to Catania from Messina with Omio's travel partners Regionale, Intercity and Frecciabianca from $10 (€9). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Frecciabianca is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. It is one of the most popular train services in the country, connecting major cities and towns across the country. Frecciabianca trains offer a range of ticket types, including Economy, Standard, and Business Class. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, air conditioning, power sockets, and free Wi-Fi. The most popular routes for Frecciabianca trains include Milan to Rome, Milan to Venice, and Rome to Naples. The journey times for these routes range from 2.5 to 4 hours, making Frecciabianca a great option for travelers looking for a fast and convenient way to get around Italy.

    Frecciabianca, Intercity, Regionale classes from Messina to Catania

    Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Messina to Catania with Frecciabianca, Intercity, Regionale

    Frecciabianca

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Extra legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Folding table
    • 3 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at the bar
    • Welcome drink
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • Youth fares available
    • No quiet area/zone
    • No luggage restriction
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    Frecciabianca

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Non extra legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Folding table
    • 4 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included in base fare ticket
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Needs to be disassembled in a bag or a fully closed folding bike*
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at the bar
    • No welcome drink included
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • Youth fares available
    • No quiet area/zone
    • No luggage restriction
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    FAQs: Trains from Messina to Catania

    FAQs: Travel by train from Messina 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 Messina to Catania.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Messina to Catania can start from as little as $10 (€9) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Messina to Catania is $11 (€9); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Messina and Catania is on average 1 h 17 min   for the 53 mile (86 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Messina to Catania by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Messina to Catania leaves at 5: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Messina to Catania leaves at 8: 34 PM.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Messina to Catania without having to change trains with Regionale or Intercity. There are 16 direct trains from Messina to Catania each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Catania. Take the fast train with Frecciabianca from Messina to Catania.
    For the best Messina to Catania train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Regionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Messina to Catania to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 34 PM.

    When departing from Messina, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina. When arriving in Catania, you can end your trip in train stations like Catania Centrale, Catania Airport-Fontanarossa and Catania Europa.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Messina Centrale, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Catania Centrale, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Catania from Messina is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Messina to Catania is May.
    You have options as you can travel to Catania from Messina 2 different ways: bus or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Messina and Catania

    Messina
    Catania
    Messina Centrale is the most popular Messina 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 Messina for your trip to Catania.
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