Trains from Palermo to Catania

Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 05m
Trains per day6
Fare range€18-€35
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at07:32
Last train departs at19:32
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 48m
Origin StationPalermo
Destination StationCatania

Train times for Tue 23 Jan

2h 50mDirect
2h 48mDirect
4h 43m1 change
2h 49mDirect
2h 50mDirect

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Palermo to Catania?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Palermo to Catania is €17.5. To buy train tickets from Palermo to Catania for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Palermo to Catania by train?

The average journey time between Palermo and Catania is 3 hours and 5 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 7 trains per day travelling from Palermo to Catania. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Palermo to Catania?

The first train from Palermo to Catania departs at 07:32. The last train from Palermo to Catania departs at 19:32. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Palermo and Catania?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Palermo to Catania without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Palermo to Catania. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Palermo?

By train, of course. See trains from Catania to Palermo.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Palermo to Catania for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/01/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 18/10/2017 for travel on 24/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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