There are 4 ways to get from Catania to Stromboli by bus, ferry, train, bus and 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, ferry  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania to Messina - Piazza Repubblica A18
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli

$60 - $81

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli

$60 - $81

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli

$61 - $84

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Messina
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli

$112 - $151

Questions & Answers

The distance between Catania and Stromboli is 146 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Stromboli without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Catania to Stromboli, including transfers.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Stromboli. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Stromboli.
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  • Distance: 91.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

There is no direct connection from Catania to Stromboli. However, you can take the bus to Messina - Piazza Repubblica, take the walk to Messina Marittima, then take the ferry to Stromboli. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Catania to Stromboli via Messina Centrale and Messina Marittima in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
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
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Messina
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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