There are 7 ways to get from Lecce to Catania by plane, train, bus, night bus, car ferry, 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

Fly from Brindisi  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Catania (CTA) BDS - CTA

$68 - $479

Cheapest option

Bus Ias Auto Linee  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Taranto
  2. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Mirto
  3. Take the bus from Mirto to Catania

$46 - $57

5 alternative options

Train to Bari, fly  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Catania (CTA) BRI - CTA

$73 - $358

Bus Saj  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from RENDE-Viale Marconi Ex Erg to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour Baltour

$56 - $69

Train, night bus, car ferry  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Lecce to Taranto Icn
  2. Take the night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
  5. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale Ic / ...

Bus, train  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lecce to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale Ic
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Catania Centrale Ic / ...

$82 - $117

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 12 min

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

$88 - $155

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

Alitalia, Ryanair and six other airlines fly from Lecce to Catania hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lecce to Catania via Cosenza, Cosenza - Autostazione-Corsia n.8, Rende - Quattr. Via Marconi- Staz.Serv.ERG, and RENDE-Viale Marconi Ex Erg in around 10 h 8 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Rome, Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Bari to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Turin
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lecce to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Bus operators
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Lecce to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
saj.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from RENDE-Viale Marconi Ex Erg to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Lecce to Taranto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Autolinee Romano
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Mirto to Catania
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lecce and Catania is 416 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lecce to Catania is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 13 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Lecce to Catania is to train and fly which takes 4 h 16 min and costs 60€ - 310€.

No, there is no direct bus from Lecce to Catania. However, there are services departing from Lecce and arriving at CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour via Cosenza - Autostazione-Corsia n.8 and RENDE-Viale Marconi Ex Erg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Lecce to Catania, including transfers.