There are 5 ways to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain) by train, ferry, bus and ferry, 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

Train, ferry via Milazzo  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

$47 - $70

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Milazzo
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

$39 - $54

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4 h 5 min

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

$47 - $70

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Vulcano

$102 - $142

Bus, ferry  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Messina - Piazza Repubblica
  2. Take the bus from Messina to Olivarella
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

$41 - $56

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Vulcano (Mountain), Sicily, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain). However, you can take the train to Messina Centrale, take the train to Milazzo, take the taxi to Milazzo, then take the ferry to Vulcano. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain) via Messina Centrale and Messina Marittima in around 4 h 5 min.

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
$17 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania Airport to Messina - Piazza Repubblica
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
libertylines.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain)?

The distance between Catania and Vulcano (Mountain) is 102 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain)?

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain) is to drive and ferry which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain)?

The quickest way to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain) is to drive and ferry which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

How long does it take to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain)?

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Catania to Vulcano (Mountain), including transfers.