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$160Intercity
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$105Intercity Notte
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$105Intercity Notte
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$108Intercity
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Sep 30
$140Frecciarossa
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$104Intercity
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$108Intercity
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$6Wizz Air
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Oct 7
$93Intercity Notte
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$95Intercity
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Oct 9
$93Intercity Notte
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Oct 10
$105Intercity Notte
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Oct 11
$60Intercity
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$67Intercity
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$60Intercity
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Train Information to Catania from Milan

distanceDistance627 miles (1011 km)
durationAverage train duration18 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$140 (€112)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia

Trains from Milan to Catania cover the 627 miles (1011 km) long journey taking on average 18 h 22 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $105 (€85), but the average price of train tickets is $140 (€112). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.

Train companies

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia Milan – Catania

Find the best trains between Milan and Catania with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from $105 (€85). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

One of the best ways to travel from Milan to Catania is by taking a train with Trenitalia. Omio helps you find the ideal Trenitalia train from Milan to Catania by showing you Trenitalia’s current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Milan to Catania journey. You can expect to travel 627 miles (1011 km) between Milan and Catania on a train with Trenitalia. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Milan to Catania, you can check straight away if the Trenitalia ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Trenitalia train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Milan and Catania!

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Trenitalia when booking your train tickets from Milan to Catania due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Refund or voucher policy
    • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
    • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
    • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

    Trains from Milan to Catania

    For the flight averse or adventurous traveler, taking the train the length of Italy from Milan in the north to Catania in Sicily in the south has a certain appeal. Although there is only one non-stop daily train connection, indirect routes with one change in transit offer faster options and a choice of daytime or night travel. The fastest connection to Catania takes around 12 hours. Travelers can make the ferry crossing through the Straits of Messina to Sicily while remaining in their train carriage.

    Which train companies travel from Milan to Catania?

    Trenitalia, the Italian state rail operator, provides a variety of connections between Milan and Catania. Direct trains use the overnight InterCityNotte service. Indirect routes use the high-speed Frecciarossa express departures from Milan, changing to Intercity trains at Rome, Naples or Salerno for onward travel to Catania.

    How long is the train from Milan to Catania?

    The fastest option on the 720-mile trip south from Milan to Catania is the early morning departure via Salerno, taking 12 hours and five minutes to reach the Sicilian town. Indirect routes via Rome or Naples take 45 minutes to an hour longer. The only direct train takes 18 hours and 22 minutes for the overnight service from Milan.

    How many trains are there from Milan to Catania?

    Trenitalia's daily direct train from Milan to Catania leaves Milan Centrale just after 8:00 p.m. for overnight travel to Sicily. On weekdays, there are six indirect services to Catania requiring one change en route, including morning, afternoon, and evening departure times from Milan. Sunday schedules have one direct and four indirect services with slightly longer journey times.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Milan to Catania?

    Departure train station: Milan Centrale station is a grand 1930s building located in the city center, with transport links on the Milan Metro and city bus and tram lines. The bright concourse has a shopping gallery, restaurants and coffee bars, baggage storage facilities, a post office, and a tourist information desk.

    Arrival train station: Catania Centrale station is located close to the port, east of the town center, with public transport links on buses, the Catania Metro, and the Circumetnea light rail network. Passenger facilities include a coffee shop, restaurant, tourist information desk, and a taxi stand.

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    FAQs
    How much are cheap trains from Milan to Catania?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Catania from Milan for as low as $105 (€85)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is the train from Milan to Catania on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $140 (€112)  for a train ticket from Milan to Catania.
    How many miles is it from Milan to Catania by train?
    The distance from Milan to Catania by train is approximately 627 miles (1011 km).
    How many hours is the train time from Milan to Catania?
    On average the Milan to Catania train travel time is 18 h 22 min  for the 627 miles (1011 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    What is the departure train station in Milan and arrival train station in Catania?

    When taking the train between Milan and Catania, you can choose to depart from train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Your route can end in train stations such as Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Catania Centrale.

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

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Milano Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Milan. The most popular arrival train station in Catania, called Catania Centrale, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Milan to Catania?
    If you're looking for trains from Milan to Catania, you can rely on Intercity Notte, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia to get you to Catania. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Milan to Catania journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains per day are there from Milan to Catania?
    The average number of trains departing Milan for Catania is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What time is the earliest train from Milan to Catania? What time is the last train from Milan to Catania?
    The first Milan to Catania train departs at 6: 10 PM   and the last train from Milan to Catania leaves at 9: 20 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Milan to Catania on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Milan to Catania to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Milan to Catania within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $140 (€112) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Milan to Catania a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Milan
    Catania
    Milano Centrale
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1, M2, M3, M5
    Milano Porta Garibaldi
    Amenities