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Train Information between Madrid and Catania

distanceDistance1025 miles (1653 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Madrid to Catania cover the 1025 miles (1653 km) long journey taking on average 59 h 59 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Catania Centrale.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Madrid and Catania?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Catania, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Catania, Italy?

All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Catania from Madrid as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Spain from Catania, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Catania?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Catania?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Catania.

What is the distance from Madrid to Catania by train?
The Madrid to Catania train distance is approximately 1025 miles (1653 km).
How long is the train journey to Catania from Madrid?
On average the Madrid to Catania train time is 59 h 59 min  covering the 1025 miles (1653 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Madrid to Catania do I depart from? Which Catania train station from Madrid do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Madrid to start your route from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. In Catania you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Catania Centrale.

Where is the train station in Madrid? Where is the train station in Catania?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Catania Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Catania.

How many trains are there from Madrid to Catania a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Madrid to Catania. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Catania
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid 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 Madrid for your journey to Catania.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203