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 Rome to Catania will cost around £ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.
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9 h 27 m
10 h 11 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Rome for Catania every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 537 km distance in an average of 10 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 9 h 27 m .
The slowest trains will take 11 h 10 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||332 miles (536 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||£39 (€45)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento|
Trains from Rome to Catania cover the 332 miles (536 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 59 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Catania Centrale.
Trenitalia and Frecciarossa trains will get you from Rome to Catania from £29. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railway company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.
Find the perfect train to cover the 332 miles (536 km) long route between Rome and Catania with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia timetable and book a cheap train from Rome to Catania in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Rome to Catania trip, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.
Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Rome to Catania and when travelling by train:
When taking a train from Rome, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When you arrive in Catania, your train can arrive in train stations including Catania Centrale, Catania Ognina and Catania Europa.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Catania most often arrive at Catania Centrale and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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