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Catania to Prato by train

The journey from Catania to Prato by train is 488.53 mi and takes 14 hr 11 min. There are 34 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:39 AM and the last at 10:58 PM. It is possible to travel from Catania to Prato by train for as little as $47.11 or as much as $164.63. The best price for this journey is $47.11.

Lowest Price$47.11
Journey Duration14 hr 11 min
Connection per Day34
Lowest Price$47.11
Highest Price$164.63
First Departure5:39 AM
Last Departure10:58 PM
Distance488.53 mi
DepartureCatania
ArrivalPrato
CarriersRegionale Veloce, DB - IntercityMore

Catania to Prato Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

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

On average, a train ticket from Catania to Prato will cost you $108.61. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $47.11. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Catania to Prato. On average, though, you'll pay about $108.61 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from Catania to Prato by train?

The journey between Catania and Prato by train is approximately 488.53 mi. It will take you more or less 14 hr 11 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 journey between Catania and Prato runs for about 488.53 mi and usually takes approximately 14 hr 11 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 11 hr 11 min. If you are trying to get from Catania to Prato as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

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

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Catania at 5:39 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:58 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 Catania to Prato 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. The first departure of the night from Catania to Prato leaves at 5:39 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:58 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Catania and Prato. 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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Catania to Prato?

You will be able to leave Catania by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Prato. 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 Catania or in Prato, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Catania to Prato?

You will be able to travel from Catania to Prato using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 34 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Catania to Prato using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Catania to Prato each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 33 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Catania to Prato. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Catania to Prato, 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 Catania to Prato.

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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Find the best day to travel to Prato by train

When travelling to Prato 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.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

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 Catania to Prato

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

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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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 Frecciarossa 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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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa 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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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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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 DB - Intercity, Frecciarossa and Autobus from Catania to Prato
Compare services on board when travelling from Catania to Prato by train.
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Catania to Prato CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
55.03kg
Bus
58.97kg
Flight
157.24kg
Car
125.79kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Catania to Prato by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Catania and Prato are 55.03kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Catania and Prato? By taking the train between Catania and Prato you will save 102.21kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.94kg compared to a bus and 70.76kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Catania to Prato?
A train ticket from Catania to Prato is $108.61. 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 $47.11.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Catania to Prato?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Catania to Prato is $47.11. 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 Catania and Prato by train?
Catania to Prato is 488.53 mi.
How long does the train between Catania and Prato take?
Catania to Prato is on average 14 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 11 min.
Which companies operate from Catania to Prato?
The train journey from Catania to Prato is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, DB - Intercity, Frecciarossa, InterCityNotte, Autobus, Traghetto and Frecciargento.
How many train connections per day go from Catania to Prato?
Catania to Prato has 34 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Catania to Prato leave?
The earliest train from Catania to Prato departs at 5:39 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 Catania to Prato depart?
The latest train from Catania to Prato departs at 10:58 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 Catania to Prato 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 $47.11 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 Catania to Prato?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Catania to go to Prato. You can go from Bicocca, Catania Centrale and Catania Ognina and you can arrive at Prato Piazzale Del Museo and Stazione Prato Centrale.
How many direct connections depart from Catania to Prato?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Catania to go to Prato.
What's the fastest journey time between Catania to Prato by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Catania and Prato is 11 hr 11 min.
Is there a direct train from Catania to Prato?
Yes, there is a direct train between Catania and Prato.
What are the CO2 emissions for Catania to Prato by train?
The train journey from Catania to Prato creates 55.03kg of CO2 emissions.

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