Cheap train tickets from Rome to Catania

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Cheapest

$53

Average

$91

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Rome to Catania will cost around $ 91 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 53.

Cheapest
07:26AMRome Termini9h59 05:25PMCatania Centrale
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$531One-way
Cheapest
11:26AMRome Termini10h11 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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$531One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:00PMRome Termini9h37 09:37PMCatania Centrale
1 changes
$921One-way
11:00PMRome Termini11h10 10:10AMCatania Centrale
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$1001One-way
09:31PMRome Termini10h46 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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$1001One-way

Train schedule from Rome to Catania

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07:26AMRome Termini9h59 05:25PMCatania Centrale
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11:26AMRome Termini10h11 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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12:00PMRome Termini9h37 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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09:31PMRome Termini10h46 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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10:50PMRome Termini9h27 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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11:00PMRome Termini11h10 10:10AMCatania Centrale
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Sat
Jan 29
$53Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
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Sun
Jan 30
$62Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$36Wizz Air
Mon
Jan 31
$62Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$12Wizz Air
Tue
Feb 1
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Wed
Feb 2
$39Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Thu
Feb 3
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Fri
Feb 4
$53Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Sat
Feb 5
$39Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Sun
Feb 6
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Mon
Feb 7
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Tue
Feb 8
$39Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Wed
Feb 9
$39Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Thu
Feb 10
$29Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Fri
Feb 11
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Sat
Feb 12
$47Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Sun
Feb 13
$98Trenitalia
$46Flixbus
$6Wizz Air
Mon
Feb 14
$47Intercity
$44Flixbus
$6Wizz Air
Tue
Feb 15
$39Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
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Wed
Feb 16
$29Intercity
$44Flixbus
$6Wizz Air
Thu
Feb 17
$29Intercity
$71Autoservizi Salemi
$10Malta Air

Fastest train times from Rome to Catania

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Fastest Journey

9 h 27 m

Average

10 h 11 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

537 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Rome for Catania every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 537 km distance in an average of 10 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 9 h 27 m .

The slowest trains will take 11 h 10 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
10:50PMRome Termini9h27 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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$1511One-way
2nd Fastest
12:00PMRome Termini9h37 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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$921One-way
07:26AMRome Termini9h59 05:25PMCatania Centrale
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$531One-way
11:26AMRome Termini10h11 09:37PMCatania Centrale
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$531One-way
09:31PMRome Termini10h46 08:17AMCatania Centrale
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$1001One-way

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Overview: Train from Rome to Catania

distanceDistance332 miles (536 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento

Trains from Rome to Catania cover the 332 miles (536 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 59 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $39 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Catania Centrale.

Train companies: Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from Rome to Catania trains

Travel to Catania from Rome from $39 (€33) with Omio’s train partners Frecciarossa and Trenitalia! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is Italy’s national railroad company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.

Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel between Rome and Catania, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 332 miles (536 km) long train trip. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Rome to Catania trip with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train schedule, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes to Catania from Rome, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.

    When purchasing your Trenitalia train tickets to Catania from Rome, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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 Rome to Catania: Information about the connection

    Trenitalia operates the Rome-Catania connection with 10 trips a day, both on weekdays and on weekends. There are both direct trips, that trips that require the presence of a change, to be made in Naples Central or Villa San Giovanni. The first train of the day leaves Rome around 07:30, while the last train leaves around 22:30. Journey times range from 9 to 11 hours, depending on whether you are travelling on Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca or Intercity.

    Note: times may be subject to change, check times and prices from the search window Omio.

    What to do and see in Catania


    Catania is the second largest city in Sicily. Its most popular attractions are represented by the long coastline, which stretches for 18 kilometers, monuments in Baroque style as the Cathedral of Sant'Agata, and important places of interest, such as Via Etnea, the street of Catania used for shopping, and Villa Bellini, the immense and well-kept city park. Intense nightlife, due to the presence of numerous clubs located in the central area. A few dozen kilometers away is the famous Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe.

    Trains from Rome

    The trains that operate the Rome-Catania route depart exclusively from the Roma Termini station, the largest and most used in the city, located near the center. As it is one of the main Roman and national hubs, Termini is served by both metro lines and buses for urban transport, such as 38, 89, 310 and 910 and those of the night lines 55N and 40N.

    Trains for Catania

    Trains from Rome end their journey at Catania station. It is located in Piazza Giovanni XXIII, a couple of kilometers from the historic center of Catania. The station is connected with the main bus lines of the city AMT (432, 439, 443 and 448) and houses inside a stop of the subway line.

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 49 €
    2 weeks earlier 44 €11%
    3 weeks earlier 41 €20%
    1 month before 45 €9%
    2 months earlier 36 €36%
    3 months earlier 30 €63%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Rome - Catania. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    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 Rome - Catania 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 20% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Rome - Catania with 2 months in advance you save up to about 36% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 63%.
    • 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 Rome 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 Rome to Catania.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets from Rome to Catania cost?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rome to Catania to cost as little as $39 (€33)  in the next 7 days.

    How much does it cost to take a train from Rome to Catania?

    The train price between Rome and Catania is on average $56 (€48)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

    How many miles is it from Rome to Catania by train?

    The Rome to Catania train distance is approximately 332 miles (536 km).

    How many hours is the train time from Rome to Catania?

    On average the Rome to Catania train time is 9 h 59 min  covering the 332 miles (536 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When traveling by train from Rome to Catania, which train station in Rome do I depart from and which train station in Catania do I arrive in?

    There are a few train stations in Rome to start your journey from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. In Catania you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Catania Centrale.

    Where is the train station in Rome? Where is the train station in Catania?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Roma Termini, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Rome. The most popular arrival train station in Catania, called Catania Centrale, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city center.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Rome to Catania?

    For the route from Rome to Catania you can take a train with Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Rome to Catania on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many trains per day are there from Rome to Catania?

    The average number of trains departing Rome for Catania is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    What time is the earliest train from Rome to Catania? What time is the last train from Rome to Catania?

    The earliest train departing from Rome to Catania leaves at 6: 26 AM. The last train departing from Rome to Catania leaves at 10: 26 AM. You can find the latest Rome to Catania train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I book train tickets from Rome to Catania to score the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Rome to Catania is on average $56 (€48) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Rome to Catania available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rome
    Catania
    Roma Termini is the most popular Rome 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 Rome for your trip to Catania.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 064745421
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Roma Termini
    Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
    Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
    Tram lines: 5, 14
    Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
    Public transit options for Roma Tiburtina
    Metro lines: LB
    Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
    Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3