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Journey details

Best price 8 $
Journey duration 1 h 59 min
Connections per day 105
First departure: 05:08
Last departure: 22:20
Distance 87km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Messina to Catania , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies travel from Messina to Catania by train?

To get to Catania by train, you can rely on Trenitalia, only an example among all our partners.

Trenitalia belongs to the national railway group and it is currently the first rail provider in Italy, with more than 40 million passengers, offering not only regional and local connections, but also high-speed routes.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Catania?

The average price of train tickets from Messina to Catania is of 10,10 $. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Messina to Catania can be around 6,80 $.

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Trains from Messina to Catania


If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Messina and Catania?

Trains leave Messina from Tremestieri and arrive at Catania Centrale.

Travelling by train to Catania from Messina: how many daily connections are there?

67 connections are available every day to travel from Messina to Catania by train. Please know that there are 43 routes which include at least one change versus only 24 routes which are direct lines. Consequently, please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment. We strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change trains.

How long will it take you from Messina to Catania by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 2 hours and 7 minutes to get to Catania by train, but you will need 1 hour and 41 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 06:04, whereas the last one leaves Messina at 15:04.

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