There are 7 ways to get from Greece to Catania by plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Catania (CTA) ATH - CTA

$70 - $290

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Bus, bus and ferry via Ancona  •  31 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Catania

$216 - $306

Train, bus and ferry  •  32 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale Ic

$218 - $320

Bus, car ferry, train  •  32 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
  4. Take the train from Salerno to Catania Centrale Ic

$193 - $397

Bus, car ferry, train via Formia-Gaeta  •  35 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari Porto to Napoli
  4. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Formia-Gaeta Icn
  5. Take the train from Formia-Gaeta to Catania Centrale Ic

$210 - $422

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi to Taranto
  4. Take the bus from Taranto to Cosenza
  5. Take the bus from Cosenza to Catania

$150 - $190

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Catania

$155 - $304

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The cheapest way to get from Greece to Catania is to fly which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Catania is to fly which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greece to Catania. However, there are services departing from Πλατεια Μεταξουργειου and arriving at Catania via Athens, Trikala, Piazza Ugo Bassi and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 53 min.

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The distance between Greece and Catania is 627 km.

The best way to get from Greece to Catania without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 31 h 53 min and costs 180€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Greece to Catania, including transfers.

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Greece to Catania bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, depart from Athens station.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Greece to Catania bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Catania station.

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Catania is 1 h behind Greece. It is currently 1:20 PM in Greece and 12:20 PM in Catania.

Map of how to get from Greece to Catania.
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  • Distance: 391.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Greece and Catania, Italy?

Ryanair and Aegean Airlines fly from Athens to Catania 4 times a week.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
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 Ancona to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Formia-Gaeta
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Formia-Gaeta to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Catania
Ave. Duration
12 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Naples, INPS
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Grimaldi Lines
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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Ryanair and Aegean Airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 2496+ hotels available in Catania. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Greece to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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