There are 7 ways to get from Naples to Catania by plane, train, bus, ferry, car, car ferry or rideshare

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 Naples  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA

$36 - $162

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Naples to Catania

$20 - $40

5 alternative options

Train to Rome, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Catania (CTA) FCO - CTA

$60 - $198

Train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Catania Centrale Ic

$55 - $75

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour Baltour

$30 - $45

Ferry, drive  •  9 h 17 min

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

$74 - $125

Bus and ferry  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Naples to Catania 283.9 miles

$50 - $95

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

easyJet, Neos and Volotea fly from Naples to Catania 3 times a day. Alternatively, Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Naples to Catania every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 29 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Ferry from Naples to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
www.snav.it
TTT Lines
Phone
+39 081 5802744
Email
biglietteria-na@tttlines.com
Website
tttlines.com
Car ferry from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
tttlines.com
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Naples and Catania is 380 km.

The cheapest way to get from Naples to Catania is to car ferry which costs 17€ - 35€ and takes 15 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Naples to Catania is to fly which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 140€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Catania Centrale. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark and arriving at CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Naples and arriving at Catania. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Naples to Catania, including transfers.