Timetable Naples to Catania

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12:05AMNaples Centrale8h12 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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09:50AMNaples Centrale7h35 05:25PMCatania Centrale
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01:45PMNaples Centrale7h52 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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Tue
Oct 19
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$92easyJet
Wed
Oct 20
$69Intercity
$110sais
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Thu
Oct 21
$43Intercity
$110sais
$44Volotea
Fri
Oct 22
$69Intercity
$37Flixbus
$52easyJet
Sat
Oct 23
$53Intercity
$41Flixbus
$25Malta Air
Sun
Oct 24
$53Intercity
$37Flixbus
$56Malta Air
Mon
Oct 25
$37Intercity
$37Flixbus
$45easyJet
Tue
Oct 26
$43Intercity
$41Flixbus
$69easyJet
Wed
Oct 27
$43Intercity
$110sais
$16Malta Air
Thu
Oct 28
$43Intercity
$110sais
$36easyJet
Fri
Oct 29
$69Intercity
$112sais
$34easyJet
Sat
Oct 30
$69Intercity
$117sais
$24Malta Air
Sun
Oct 31
$43Intercity
$110sais
$34easyJet
Mon
Nov 1
$53Intercity
$115sais
$114Volotea
Tue
Nov 2
$69Intercity
$112sais
$98ITA
Wed
Nov 3
$37Intercity
$41Flixbus
$78Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$28Intercity
$110sais
$79ITA
Fri
Nov 5
$37Intercity
$110sais
$15Malta Air
Sat
Nov 6
$28Intercity
$110sais
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Sun
Nov 7
$37Intercity
$28Flixbus
$16Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$37Intercity
$110sais
$15Malta Air

The fastest trains from Naples to Catania

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Fastest Journey

7 h 35 m

Average

7 h 53 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

377 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Naples for Catania every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 377 km distance in an average of 7 h 53 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 12 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:50AMNaples Centrale7h35 05:25PMCatania Centrale
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$691One-way
2nd Fastest
01:45PMNaples Centrale7h52 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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$691One-way
12:05AMNaples Centrale8h12 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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$1671One-way

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Train Information between Naples and Catania

distanceDistance234 miles (377 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesIntercity, Intercity Notte or Trenitalia

Trains from Naples to Catania cover the 234 miles (377 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Intercity Notte 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 $37 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Napoli Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.

Train companies

Train from Naples to Catania with Trenitalia

Buy your official Trenitalia train tickets from Naples to Catania from $37 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Trenitalia

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Trenitalia train between Naples and Catania online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Trenitalia train from Naples to Catania, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Trenitalia train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 234 miles (377 km) trip from Naples to Catania as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Naples and 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. Buy your official Trenitalia Naples to Catania train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Naples to Catania and when traveling by train:

    • 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 Naples to Catania

    Tourists or locals who want to travel from Naples situated on the Western coast of Italy to Catania on the Eastern coast of Sicily facing the Ionian Sea, trains provide some of the best connections. The trains from Naples to Catania travel for about 234 miles (377 km) along the Western Italian coastline to reach the Sicilian seafront. With an average travel duration of approximately 7h 35min, about two trains run daily from Naples to Catania, providing a scenic coast side train route. On reaching your destination, you can head to the top sights in Catania like Palazzo Biscari, the historical Monastery of San Benedetto on via Crociferi, and indulge in the local food kiosks of Catania.

     

    Naples to Catania Train Time: Daily Departures

    About 2 trains run every day with an additional nighttime available on certain days. The first train that departs from Naples Centrale is scheduled to start by about 9:50 a.m. The last train departs at around 1:45 p.m. During certain days of the week like Mondays and Sundays, there is an additional nighttime train that departs from Naples at about 12:22 a.m. and is scheduled to reach Catania in the morning around 8:17 a.m.

     

    How long is the journey by train from Naples to Catania?

    The fastest trains from Naples to Catania have a journey duration of about 7h 35min and runs during the morning peak hours. The longest journey duration is close to 7h 55min that runs during the noon off-peak hours. All trains provide non-stop journey, which means that the travel does not require a transfer stop. However, trains may still stop at regional stations between the two cities.

     

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

    Departure train station: The departure station in Naples is Naples Centrale. This station is the main station that serves Naples and is very close to the city centre by about 0.3 miles (0.5 km) and a 6min walk. You can reach the Naples Centrale station by bus via the Piazza Garibaldi bus stop in front of the station or take the Metro line 2 or the Circumvesuviana trains connected to the underground level of Naples Centrale via the Napoli Piazza Garibaldi station. The Naples Centrale station has numerous shops, restaurants, restrooms, a ticket office, a tourist information centre, Sala Freccia Club lounge, currency exchange, and a left luggage facility.

    Arrival train station: The arrival station in Catania is Catania Centrale. It is located nearby the Port of Catania and by the sea. The station is close to the city center with a 20min walk and about 1.2 miles (2 km). The station has basic amenities of a bar, café, tobacco shop, and restrooms. Passengers can access the AMT Alibus services and local bus lines across Catania and to other regions from the bus station located outside Catania Centrale. You can take the bus to Palazzo Biscari, a marvelous palace located about 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the station and other popular attractions. The station is also connected to the Catania metro and regional rail network of Circumetnea railway, and passengers can reach places like Giovanni XXIII, Nesima, Borgo, and more.

     

    Which train companies travel from Naples to Catania?

    Trenitalia’s Intercity and Intercity Notte provides trains from Naples to Catania. While Intercity trains operate during the daytime on all days, Intercity Notte runs nighttime trains that run only during specific days of the week. There are no other train companies on this route. Nevertheless, passengers will be pleased to find a reliable schedule of trains that run on all days of the week. Though there are only two trains during the day, passengers may plan ahead to leave Naples at the time that best suits their schedule. Besides, the trains do not require you to make transfer stops, and thus, you can look forward to a laidback journey experience.

     

    Trenitalia trains from Naples to Catania

    Trenitalia’s Intercity trains provide two trains per day from Naples to Catania and travel at a speed of up to 125 mph (200 km/h). The morning Intercity train provides the fastest journey time, and the afternoon train has a slightly longer journey time by about 20min. Passengers can choose between first-class and second-class tickets to travel comfortably.

     

    Train Naples to Catania: Services on Board

    Passengers can expect a relaxed journey with standard services on board Trenitalia Intercity trains. The trains are equipped with armchair sitting, plenty of luggage space, air-conditioned coaches. The first-class tickets come with the added comfort of more spacious seats and power sockets on seats if you need to charge your phones or work on your laptops. You can find a bistro or bar wagon on these trains to indulge in quick bites, snacks, and drinks. There are no stringent luggage restrictions on Trenitalia trains, and passengers can carry up to 2 baggage and 1 hand luggage. The baggage should be placed in the designated spaces without causing any hindrance. If you would like to bring your pets on board, you can carry one small pet per passenger in enclosed crates that do not exceed 27.5 x 11.8 x 19.6 in (70 x 30 x 50 cm) for free of charge. If you want to travel with your dogs, you may have to pay an additional cost at 50% of a standard second-class fare and bring your dogs on a leash and fitted on a muzzle. However, guide dogs that assist passengers with vision problems can travel without any restrictions. Passengers with disabilities and reduced mobility may approach the Sala Blu RFI for special assistance to board or alight trains and travel without any hassles on special seats in the designated coaches.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Naples to Catania?

    If you are trying to find cheap trains from Naples to Catania, Omio offers a simple interface to assess the best fares and book your tickets online. If you are flexible with travel dates and have more time, it’s best to book trains during the off-peak hours that run a slightly longer journey. Additionally, opting for a standard ticket without added ticket flexibility will be another cost-effective option. You can also explore other ways to save cost by checking whether you are eligible for various discounted rates for children, students, individuals over the age of 60, or if you are traveling in large families or groups. These are some effective ways to secure cheap tickets, and you can always look up the Omio booking platform to avail of the best ticket fares and book in advance to plan the perfect trip.

       

    Train tickets from Naples to Catania: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 32 €
    2 weeks earlier 31 €3%
    3 weeks earlier 29 €10%
    1 month before 24 €33%
    2 months earlier 28 €14.%
    3 months earlier 21 €52%


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    The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

    • Buying your train ticket from Naples - Catania 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 10% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Naples - Catania with 2 months in advance you save up to about 14% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 52%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Naples 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 Naples to Catania.
    FAQs
    How much do cheap train tickets to Catania from Naples cost?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Naples and Catania for the next 7 days starting from $37 (€30)  one way.
    How much does it cost to take a train from Naples to Catania?
    The train price between Naples and Catania is on average $56 (€45)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    How far is Naples to Catania by train?
    The train distance from Naples to Catania is around 234 miles (377 km).
    What is the Naples to Catania train travel time?
    While the time it takes to travel 234 miles (377 km) to Catania from Naples can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Naples to Catania train journey time is on average 7 h 35 min.
    What is the departure train station in Naples and arrival train station in Catania?

    When taking the train to Catania from Naples, you can choose to depart from train stations like Napoli Centrale and Napoli P. Za Garibaldi. Your trip can end in train stations such as Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.

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

    Where is the Naples train station located? Where is the Catania train station located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Napoli Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Naples.

    The most popular arrival train station, Catania Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Catania.

    What train providers go from Naples to Catania?
    If you're looking for trains from Naples to Catania, you can rely on Intercity, Intercity Notte or Trenitalia to get you to Catania. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Naples to Catania route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains are there to Catania from Naples a day?
    On average, there is 1 train a day from Naples to Catania. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When is the earliest train from Naples to Catania? When is the last train from Naples to Catania?
    The earliest train departing from Naples to Catania leaves at 7: 50 AM. The last train departing from Naples to Catania leaves at 12: 45 PM. You can find the latest Naples to Catania train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Naples to Catania to get the best deals?
    If you book the Naples to Catania train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $56 (€45). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Naples and Catania. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Naples
    Catania
    Napoli Centrale is the most popular Naples 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 Naples for your trip to Catania.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket office hours
    Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 21: 10
    Connections to/from station
    Metro lines: 1, 2
    Tram lines: 1, 2
    Bus lines: 116, 130, 150, 151, 175, 191, 195, 196, 202 (Filobus), 254 (Filobus), 254 (Filobus), 455, 460, 469, 472, 475, 606, Alibus, N1, N3, N4, N5, N8, R2, R5
    Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Circumvesuviana (3, 12, 14, 15), Italo