Catania to Palermo train

Fri, 21 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Catania to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Catania to Palermo is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Regionale
10:155h08
Catania Centrale
15:23Palermo Centrale
£191One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Regionale
15:314h34
Catania Centrale
20:05Palermo Centrale
£191One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Intercity
08:524h40
Catania Centrale
13:32Palermo Centrale
£251One-way
1 change
Intercity
17:195h31
Catania Centrale
22:50Palermo Centrale
£311One-way
1 change

Train timetableCatania to Palermo

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Intercity
08:524h40
Catania Centrale
13:32Palermo Centrale
1 change
Regionale
10:155h08
Catania Centrale
15:23Palermo Centrale
1 change
Regionale
15:314h34
Catania Centrale
20:05Palermo Centrale
1 change
Intercity
17:195h31
Catania Centrale
22:50Palermo Centrale
1 change

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Train times from Catania to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 34 m

Average

4 h 58 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

166 km

To travel from Catania to Palermo you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Regionale
15:314h34
Catania Centrale
20:05Palermo Centrale
£191One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
Intercity
08:524h40
Catania Centrale
13:32Palermo Centrale
£251One-way
1 change
Regionale
10:155h08
Catania Centrale
15:23Palermo Centrale
£191One-way
1 change
Intercity
17:195h31
Catania Centrale
22:50Palermo Centrale
£311One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Catania to Palermo

distanceDistance103 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£18 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRegionale, Frecciabianca or Intercity

Trains from Catania to Palermo cover the 103 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Frecciabianca or Intercity. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Catania Centrale and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Train companies: Regionale, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains Catania to Palermo

Travel to Palermo from Catania from £15 with Omio’s train partners Regionale, Frecciabianca and Intercity! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Regionale is the regional train service of national carrier Trenitalia connecting all of Italy. It is the most convinient way to travel to both big cities and the smallest villages all over the Italian country. The regional trains have different names depending on the region they serve, such as Treno Regionale Veloce (TRV) and Treno Regionale Lento (TRL). Treno Rock and Treno pop are the two new trains part of Trenitalia regionale fleet. Trenitalia Regionale offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets (economy and standard), return tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and power sockets. The most popular routes for Regionale are between Rome and Milan, Naples and Florence, and Turin and Venice.

Catania to Palermo train information with Regionale:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: £15
  • Regionale frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Catania to Palermo train

FAQs: Travel by train from Catania to Palermo easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Catania to Palermo.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Catania to Palermo can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Catania to Palermo is £18; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Catania to Palermo train time is 3 h 38 min   covering the 103 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Catania to Palermo leaves at 04: 43. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Catania to Palermo leaves at 16: 19.
There are 5 trains a day from Catania to Palermo which require at least one change with Regionale, Frecciabianca or Intercity. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Palermo. Take the fast train with Frecciabianca from Catania to Palermo.
For the best Catania to Palermo train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Regionale, Frecciabianca or Intercity. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Catania to Palermo to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Catania, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Catania Centrale, Catania Airport-Fontanarossa and Catania Europa. When arriving in Palermo, you can end your journey in train stations like Palermo Centrale, Palermo Lolli and Palermo Notarbartolo.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Catania Centrale, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Palermo Centrale, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Palermo from Catania is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 38 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Catania to Palermo by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Palermo from Catania including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Catania and Palermo

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Palermo
Catania Centrale is the most popular Catania railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Catania for your journey to Palermo.
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