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There are 4 ways to get from Panarea to Catania by ferry, car, bus, bus and ferry or train

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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Ferry, drive  •  3 h 38 min

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

$48 - $66

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Panarea to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania Airport A18

$71 - $94

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Panarea to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Messina to Catania

$120 - $166

Ferry, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Panarea to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale Reg / ...

$62 - $87

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Panarea to Catania is to ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Panarea to Catania is to ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Panarea and Catania is 127 km.

The best way to get from Panarea to Catania without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Panarea to Catania, including transfers.

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There are 2485+ hotels available in Catania. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Panarea to Catania.
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  • Distance: 79.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

There is no direct connection from Panarea to Catania. However, you can take the ferry to Milazzo then take the drive to Catania. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Panarea to Catania via Messina Marittima and Messina - Piazza Repubblica in around 4 h 11 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 Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Messina to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Panarea to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it
Ferry from Panarea to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it

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