The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Palermo to Catania will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.
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3 h 4 m
3 h 34 m
Trains per day
Of the 8 trains that leave Palermo for Catania every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 166 km distance in an average of 3 h 34 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 4 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 53 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||103 miles (166 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 4 min|
|Average train ticket price||£13 (€15)|
|Train companies||Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Trenitalia or Intercity|
Trains from Palermo to Catania cover the 103 miles (166 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like Regionale Veloce, Regionale, Trenitalia or Intercity. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £13, but the average price of train tickets is £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Palermo Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.
Travel from Palermo to Catania from £13 with Omio’s train partners Trenitalia! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.
Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel from Palermo to Catania, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 103 miles (166 km) long train journey. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Palermo to Catania journey with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train timetable, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes from Palermo to Catania, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.
Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Palermo to Catania:
Omio customers book a train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Palermo Centrale, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city centre of Palermo.
The most popular arrival train station, Catania Centrale, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre of Catania.
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