If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
With such a long journey, you could take into account travelling by plane, which is not necessarily more expensive. Doing so, you will shorten the distances and you will be able to enjoy more time in Catania.
In which stations can you take the train to Catania and where will you arrive?
Trains leave Florence from Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi, Firenze S.M.N. or Firenze Campo Di Marte and arrive at Catania Centrale.
How many connections are there to go Catania from Florence by train per day?
If you want to travel from Florence to Catania by train, there are 9 available connections per day. Please notice that all of these connections, that is to say 9 routes, have a change. Consequently, you will have to change trains.
What time do the trains to Catania leave and how long is the journey?
The average duration of the journey is 13 hours and 52 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Catania in 11 hours and 50 minutes. The first train leaves from Florence at 18:04, while the last one leaves at 20:05.