You can get from Bologna to Catania by train, bus or flight.
To get from Bologna to Catania on Mar 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||520 miles (838 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $122|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $2 (€2) • 1 h 50 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $2 (€2) • 1 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Itabus or Intercity|
Travel 520 miles (838 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Bologna and Catania. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Itabus or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Bologna to Catania.
You can travel to Catania from Bologna 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Catania is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Catania:
A flight is generally $62 (€55) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $64 (€57) from Bologna to Catania.
A flight is generally $48 (€43) less than a ferry for the same route. Taking a ferry costs on average $51 (€45) from Bologna to Catania.
A flight is $120 (€106) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Bologna to Catania costing on average $122 (€108).
The fastest way to get to Catania from Bologna is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.
Other travel options to Catania can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 17 h 30 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.
In comparison, getting to Catania by train can take on average 16 h 7 min.
The Bologna to Catania distance is around 520 miles (838 km).
The average frequency per day from Bologna to Catania is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Bologna and Catania as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bologna to Catania:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bologna to Catania, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Bologna to Catania with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Catania tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
When planning your trip from Bologna to Catania, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Bologna to Catania online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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