[menuItemContent][menuItemRightSideContent]
Currency

Travel options
from Palermo to Catania

You can get from Palermo to Catania by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Palermo to Catania on Jul 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30AMPalermo2h40 02:10PMCatania
0 changes
$151One-way
Cheapest
11:30AMPalermo2h40 02:10PMCatania
0 changes
$151One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Accommodation

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Jul 26
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Tue
Jul 27
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Wed
Jul 28
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Thu
Jul 29
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Fri
Jul 30
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sat
Jul 31
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sun
Aug 1
$19Regionale
Find prices
Mon
Aug 2
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Tue
Aug 3
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Wed
Aug 4
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Thu
Aug 5
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Fri
Aug 6
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sat
Aug 7
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sun
Aug 8
$19Regionale
Find prices
Mon
Aug 9
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Tue
Aug 10
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Wed
Aug 11
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Thu
Aug 12
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Fri
Aug 13
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sat
Aug 14
$19Regionale
$19Regionale
Sun
Aug 15
$19Regionale
Find prices

Travel Information from Palermo to Catania

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 3 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $19 (€15) • 3 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRegionale or Regionale

Travel 103 miles (166 km) by bus or train to Catania from Palermo. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Regionale or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Palermo to Catania.

How to get from Palermo to Catania

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Palermo to Catania, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Palermo to Catania and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Palermo to Catania. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Travel Tips

Travel from Palermo to Catania
Travel 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 Palermo to Catania.
FAQs
What are the ways to get from Palermo to Catania?

There are 2 ways to travel to Catania from Palermo including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Palermo to Catania?

The cheapest way to go to Catania from Palermo is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Catania:

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a train to Catania, which costs on average $19 (€15) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Palermo to Catania?

The quickest way to travel to Catania from Palermo is by train, which takes on average 3 h 3 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Catania by bus can take on average 3 h 53 min.

How many miles from Palermo to Catania would I travel?

The distance from Palermo to Catania is approximately 103 miles (166 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Palermo and in Catania?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Palermo to Catania:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Palermo to Catania depart from Palermo, Via Brasa (Ottica Universitaria Outlet) to Catania, Autostazione.
  • Most travelers take a train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Palermo to Catania?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Palermo to Catania:

  • You can travel by bus to Catania from Palermo with Regionale, and you can find Regionale Palermo to Catania tickets for $19 (€15) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Palermo to Catania with Regionale. Cheap tickets can be found for $19 (€15) with Regionale from Palermo to Catania.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Palermo to Catania?
Looking to extend your trip from Palermo to Catania? Many Omio customers who go from Palermo to Catania usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Naples. If you're looking to explore Rome, Milan or Naples from Catania, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book Palermo to Catania tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Palermo to Catania, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $19 (€15) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $19 (€15) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Palermo to Catania tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Palermo
Catania
Palermo
Amenities
Palermo Centre Pzza Cairoli
Amenities
Palermo Viale Lazio 117
Amenities