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Bari to Catania by train

The journey from Bari to Catania by train is 267.3 mi and takes 15 hr 6 min. There are 9 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:10 AM and the last at 5:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Bari to Catania by train for as little as $51.42 or as much as $117.93. The best price for this journey is $51.42.

Lowest Price$51.42
Journey Duration15 hr 6 min
Connection per Day9
Lowest Price$51.42
Highest Price$117.93
First Departure6:10 AM
Last Departure5:00 PM
Distance267.3 mi
DepartureBari
ArrivalCatania
CarriersRegionale Veloce, Intercity NotteMore

Bari to Catania Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Bari to Catania?

The cheapest train tickets from Bari to Catania cost $51.42. On average, you can expect to spend around $82.09 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bari to Catania.
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When you're traveling from Bari to Catania, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $82.09. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Bari to Catania take by train?

The journey between Bari and Catania by train is approximately 267.3 mi. It will take you more or less 15 hr 6 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Bari and Catania is around 267.3 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 15 hr 6 min. However, the fastest routes between Bari and Catania take 10 hr 34 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Bari to Catania?

The first daily departure from Bari to Catania leaves at 6:10 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 5:00 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Bari and Catania. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Bari at 6:10 AM, and the last departure will leave at 5:00 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Bari to Catania can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

What are the stations on the Bari to Catania route?

You will be able to leave Bari by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Catania. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Bari or in Catania, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Bari leave for Catania?

The route from Bari to Catania is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Bari 9 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bari to Catania, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 9 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bari to Catania. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Bari to Catania
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bari to Catania.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bari to Catania, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bari to Catania.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $5.72 to $98.83 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 94% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Bari to Catania

The cheapest Bari - Catania train tickets can be found for as low as $45.94 if you’re lucky, or $52.32 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $59.26.

Find the best day to travel to Catania by train

When travelling to Catania by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Frecciargento is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. The name "Frecciargento" means "silver arrow" in Italian, and the trains are known for their sleek, modern design and fast speeds. Frecciargento trains run on high-speed lines and conventional lines, connecting major cities across Italy, including Rome, Verona, Milan, Venice, Florence, and Naples. Frecciargento is one of several high-speed train services offered by Trenitalia, including Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca.

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is the owner of Trenitalia, which serves as the main train operator in Italy. The high-speed Frecciarossa trains link Milan, Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin at speeds of up to 300 km/h (186 mph). Frecciargento and Frecciabianca are two other high-speed services that operate at slightly slower rates but provide connectivity to smaller cities and towns. Trenitalia operates regional and intercity train, and provides international connections to neighboring countries through EuroCity trains.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Bari to Catania

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciargento and DB - Intercity when traveling from Bari to Catania.

Second Class

In Frecciargento's Standard Class, you can spend time on the FRECCE Portal, enjoy a comfortable journey in adjustable seats, charge your devices using electrical outlets, and taste delicious food and drinks at the FrecciaBistrò bar.
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First Class

In Frecciargento's First Class, you'll enjoy all the amenities found in Second Class plus more spacious and comfortable seats. Additionally, you'll be treated to complimentary snacks and a small welcome drink of either coffee or prosecco.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On Frecciargento trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciargento trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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On Frecciargento trains, the FrecciaBistrò café-bar offers snacks, meals, and drinks. Use the Portale FRECCE portal for easy in-seat ordering or approach the staff. First Class travelers enjoy complimentary water, coffee, and a snack choice.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board Frecciargento, Trenitalia and DB - Intercity from Bari to Catania
Compare services on board when travelling from Bari to Catania by train.
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Bari to Catania CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
30.11kg
Bus
32.26kg
Flight
86.04kg
Car
68.83kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bari to Catania by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bari and Catania are 30.11kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bari and Catania? By taking the train between Bari and Catania you will save 55.93kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.15kg compared to a bus and 38.72kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bari to Catania?
A train ticket from Bari to Catania is $82.09. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $51.42.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bari to Catania?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bari to Catania is $51.42. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bari and Catania by train?
Bari to Catania is 267.3 mi.
How long does the train between Bari and Catania take?
Bari to Catania is on average 15 hr 6 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 34 min.
Which companies operate from Bari to Catania?
The train journey from Bari to Catania is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, InterCityNotte, Trenitalia, Traghetto, DB - Intercity and Frecciarossa.
How many train connections per day go from Bari to Catania?
Bari to Catania has 9 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bari to Catania leave?
The earliest train from Bari to Catania departs at 6:10 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Bari to Catania depart?
The latest train from Bari to Catania departs at 5:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bari to Catania in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $51.42 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Bari to Catania?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Bari to go to Catania. You can go from Bari Centrale, Modugno A.L. Station, Bari Airport and Bari Porto and you can arrive at Bicocca, Catania Centrale and Catania Ognina.
What's the fastest journey time between Bari to Catania by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bari and Catania is 10 hr 34 min.
Is there a direct train from Bari to Catania?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bari and Catania.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bari to Catania by train?
The train journey from Bari to Catania creates 30.11kg of CO2 emissions.

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