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Duration 3h 13m
Distance 210.3 km
Average price 29€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Catania and Palermo takes 3h 13m and the fastest train takes 2h 51m. The train service runs several times per day from Catania to Palermo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Catania Aeroporto Fontanarossa
  2. Palermo
2h 57m
16€ - 35€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Catania to Palermo? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Catania Aeroporto Fontanarossa and arriving at Palermo Centrale. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 57m.

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It is 168 km from Catania to Palermo. It is approximately 210.3 km to drive.

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Catania to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Catania Aeroporto Fontanarossa station.

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Catania to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Palermo Centrale station.

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There are 1081+ hotels available in Palermo. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Catania and Palermo?

Trenitalia operates a train from Catania Aeroporto Fontanarossa to Palermo Centrale every 4 hours. Tickets cost 16€ - 35€ and the journey takes 2h 57m.
Train operators
Trenitalia
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 35€

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Aeroporto Fontanarossa to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
29€ - 32€

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