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There are 4 ways to get from Catania to Scilla by bus and ferry, bus, train, car ferry 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

Bus and ferry  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Villa San Giovanni

59€ - 92€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Catania, Catania to Villa San Giovanni 582 / ...

7€ - 23€

2 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni

9€ - 74€

Drive, car ferry  •  1h 46m

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

16€ - 62€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Scilla is to bus which costs 7€ - 24€ and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Scilla is to drive and car ferry which costs 15€ - 65€ and takes 1h 46m.

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The distance between Catania and Scilla is 102 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Scilla without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 2h 30m and costs 55€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Catania to Scilla, including transfers.

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There are 675+ hotels available in Scilla. Prices start at 35€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Scilla.
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  • Distance: 63.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 30m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Catania to Scilla every 3 hours. Tickets cost 6€ - 11€ and the journey takes 2h 14m.

Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
11€ - 14€
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 Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.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 Catania, Catania to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 3€
Car
24€ - 40€

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