There are 6 ways to get from Catania to Bari by plane, bus and ferry, bus, train, car ferry, night bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bari (BRI) CTA - BRI

$53 - $324

Cheapest option

Bus via Bivio Cantinella  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania to Bivio Cantinella
  2. Take the bus from Cantinella to Bari

$31 - $44

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Paola Reg / ...
  4. Take the train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari Reg
  5. Take the bus from Sibari to Bari

$49 - $130

Bus Saj  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Bari Station

$39 - $46

Train, night bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Bari Centrale Bus

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Bari

$77 - $161

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Bari is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Bari is to fly which takes 1 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 280€.

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The distance between Catania and Bari is 431 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Catania to Bari, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Bari. However, there are services departing from Catania and arriving at Bari via Cantinella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Bari, Italy?

Volotea flies from Catania to Bari 4 times a week.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Paola
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Catania to Bivio Cantinella
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Catania to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cantinella to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Sibari to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Bari Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
saj.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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