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Trains Bologna to Catania: Times, Prices and Tickets

Starting from
$ 36.23

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By Train


From $ 85.08
By Train


By Train

2 Days

From $ 54.50

Traveling from Bologna to Catania with Virail

Do you know the best way to get from Bologna to Catania? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Bologna to Catania?

The cheapest train tickets from Bologna to Catania cost $ 36.23. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 111.29 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 Bologna to Catania.

Bologna to Catania by train

Best price $ 36.23
Journey duration 13 h 29 min
Connections per day 7
First departure 08:07
Last departure 11:27
Distance 520.7 mi
Departure Bologna
Arrival Catania
Carriers Trenitalia, SNCF, Trainline

Ticket price Bologna - Catania every day

$ 85.08
$ 37.91
$ 89.27
$ 1.03
In 2 days
$ 54.50
$ 31.76
$ 67.72
$ 1.03
In 3 days
$ 46.49
$ 33.74
$ 13.34
$ 1.03
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
$ 36.23
$ 33.74
$ 8.21

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 36.23
Maximum price
$ 301.85

Bologna - Catania


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

$ 54

Sunday, October 2nd 2022
Bologna Centrale - Catania Centrale
6:18pm - 10:35am
16h 17min
3 changes
CO2: 2.41kg
By Bus

$ 32

Sunday, October 2nd 2022
Bologna Autostazione - Catania Via D'Amico
10:30am - 8:20am
21h 50min
1 changes
CO2: 29.51kg
By Flight

$ 58

Sunday, October 2nd 2022
ITA Airways-logo
Aeroporto Guglielmo Marconi - Aeroporto Fontanarossa
6:30am - 1:30pm
ITA Airways
1 changes
CO2: 155.1kg

How much time will it take to go from Bologna to Catania by train?

The journey from Bologna to Catania covers a distance of 521.3 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 14 h 12 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 10 h 51 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bologna to Catania faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Bologna to Catania?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Bologna at 09:07, and the last departure will leave at 11:27. 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 Bologna 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Bologna to Catania?

You will be able to leave Bologna by using stations such as Bologna Centrale and Bologna Main Station. These connect you to stations including CATANIA CENTRALE 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 Bologna or in Catania, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Bologna to Catania are there every day?

If you want to get from Bologna to Catania, you can travel with providers such as Trenitalia, SNCF and Trainline. You will find a maximum number of 17 departures per day. On average, there are 10 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1 direct journeys between Bologna and Catania. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 9 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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