There are 7 ways to get from Catania to Pompei by plane, train, car ferry, bus, rideshare 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 to Naples, train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$41 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour to SALERNO-P.Montpellier Baltour

$34 - $58

5 alternative options

Fly to Rome, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Rome (FCO) CTA - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

$62 - $204

Train, car ferry  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno Fa / ...

$56 - $123

Train  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...

$54 - $74

Bus and ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri 254.9 miles

$52 - $97

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 23 min

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

$82 - $151

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Catania to Pompei 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Catania to Pompei 6 times a week. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour to SALERNO-P.Montpellier
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Catania to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Catania and Pompei is 365 km.

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Pompei is to bus which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 10 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Catania to Pompei is to fly and train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs 35€ - 140€.

No, there is no direct train from Catania to Pompei. However, there are services departing from Catania Centrale and arriving at Pompei via Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Pompei. However, there are services departing from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour and arriving at Pompei - Via Giuseppe Mazzini FS via Salerno - Irno and Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Catania to Pompei, including transfers.