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There are 8 ways to get from Avignon to Catania by train, plane, bus and ferry, bus, car or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Marseille, fly  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Catania (CTA) MRS - CTA

$85 - $445

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Catania (CTA) LYS - CTA

$126 - $602

Train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Catania (CTA) GVA - CTA

$152 - $333

Train, bus and ferry  •  19h 35m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Napoli Afragola Station
  4. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni Fa
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Catania

$276 - $382

Train  •  25h 25m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale Icn

$193 - $262

Bus SAIS Autolinee  •  25h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Porte Limbert to Gare Routière 23
  2. Take the bus from Aix en Provence to Turin
  3. Take the bus from Torino - Autostazione to Catania - Bus Station

$157 - $440

Drive, ferry  •  24h 30m

  1. Drive from Avignon to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo
  3. Drive from Palermo to Catania

$184 - $309

Bus Baltour  •  28h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to CATANIA - Via Archimede Baltour

$134 - $193

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Catania is to bus which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 28h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Catania is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 390€ and takes 4h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Catania station. However, there are services departing from Porte Limbert and arriving at Catania - Bus Station via Aix en Provence and Torino - Autostazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Catania. However, there are services departing from Avignon Centre and arriving at Catania Centrale via Marseille-Saint-Charles and Genova Piazza Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 25m.

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The distance between Avignon and Catania is 1122 km.

The best way to get from Avignon to Catania without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 19h 35m and costs 240€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Avignon to Catania, including transfers.

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Avignon to Catania bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Avignon Gare Routière station.

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Avignon to Catania train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Avignon Centre station.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Catania is to train which takes 25h 25m and costs 160€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130€ - 390€ and takes 25h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Catania.
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  • Distance: 701.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Catania, Italy?

You can take a train from Avignon to Catania via Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, and Genova Piazza Principe in around 25h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avignon to Catania via Aix en Provence, Turin, and Torino - Autostazione in around 25h 54m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Lyon to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,200
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Geneva to Catania via Malta
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Avignon TGV to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Napoli Afragola Station
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Lignes Express Régionales
Phone
0 809 400 415
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Porte Limbert to Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Lignes Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aix en Provence to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Genova
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Torino - Autostazione to Catania - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $340
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Torino to Catania, Catania
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to CATANIA - Via Archimede
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Baltour
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Avignon to Catania bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at CATANIA - Via Archimede station.

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

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Ryanair offers flights from Marseille Airport to Catania Airport.

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