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There are 5 ways to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia by bus and ferry, bus, train, ferry, 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, bus  •  4 h 15 min

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

$71 - $97

Cheapest option

Train, car ferry, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the bus from Villa San Giovanni to Vibo Valentia

$14 - $67

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni Trg
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Vibo Valenzia Pizzo Reg / ...

Bus, car ferry  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania to Messina - Piazza Repubblica A18
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the bus from Villa San Giovanni to Vibo Valentia

$22 - $72

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 35 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 Vibo Valentia

$30 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia is to train and car ferry and bus which costs 12€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia is to drive and car ferry which costs 25€ - 75€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Vibo Valentia. However, there are services departing from Catania and arriving at Vibo Valentia via Villa San Giovanni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Catania and Vibo Valentia is 160 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia, including transfers.

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Catania to Vibo Valentia bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Catania station.

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Catania to Vibo Valentia bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, arrive at Vibo Valentia station.

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There are 969+ hotels available in Vibo Valentia. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Vibo Valentia.
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  • Distance: 99.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Vibo Valentia, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Catania to Vibo Valentia. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Villa San Giovanni, take the walk to Villa San Giovanni, then take the bus to Vibo Valentia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Catania to Vibo Valentia via Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima, Villa S.Giovanni, Villa S.Giovanni, and Vibo Valenzia Pizzo in around 4 h 30 min.

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
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Vibo Valenzia Pizzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Villa San Giovanni to Vibo Valentia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
SAIS Autolinee
Ferry 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
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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