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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA) by plane, subway, train or ferry

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Fly San Francisco to Catania  •  18h 2m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Catania (CTA) SFO - CTA

5 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Catania  •  19h 50m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Catania (CTA) OAK - CTA

BART to San Jose, fly to Catania  •  21h 12m

  1. Take the BART from Powell Street to Milpitas
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Catania (CTA) SJC - CTA

Train to Santa Rosa, fly to Catania  •  25h 19m

  1. Take the train from San Rafael SMART to Sonoma County Airport SMART
  2. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Catania (CTA) STS - CTA

Fly San Francisco to Lamezia Terme, train, ferry  •  24h 48m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) SFO - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale

Fly San Francisco to Palermo, train  •  22h 34m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Palermo (PMO) SFO - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale

San Francisco (SFO) to Catania (CTA) flights

The flight time between San Francisco (SFO) and Catania (CTA) is around 18h 17m and covers a distance of around 10594 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 39m. Services are operated by Scandinavian Airlines, KLM, Air France and others. Typically 55 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

55 Weekly Planes
18h 17m Average Duration
€326 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA) is to fly which costs $420 - $650 and takes 19h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA) is to fly which costs $340 - $1,100 and takes 18h 2m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Catania Airport (CTA) is 10580 km.

It takes approximately 18h 2m to get from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 35m and has one stopover.

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Catania Airport (CTA) is 9h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 6:31 AM in San Francisco and 3:31 PM in Catania Airport (CTA).

United Airlines, Lufthansa, Transavia Holland and five other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 560+ hotels available in Catania Airport (CTA). Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 27 min and costs $8 - $10.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA).
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  • Distance: 10580.2 km
  • Duration: 18h 2m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Catania Airport (CTA), Italy?

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and 13 other airlines fly from San Francisco to Catania Airport (CTA) every 4 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€470 - €1600
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 54m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Las Vegas, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€1000 - €3000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
23h 39m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2100
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€490 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1160 - €1200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €1800
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2300
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Portland, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Amsterdam Schiphol, Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Zurich, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1800
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€1000 - €1600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€470 - €1600
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 54m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Las Vegas, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€1000 - €3000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
23h 39m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2100
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€490 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1160 - €1200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €1800
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2300
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Portland, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Zurich, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1800
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€700 - €1300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€470 - €1600
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 54m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Las Vegas, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€1000 - €3000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Salt Lake City, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
23h 39m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Atlanta, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €900
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €2100
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Minneapolis, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€490 - €850
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1160 - €1200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €1800
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Denver, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2300
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Portland, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€700 - €1300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1000
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1400
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Denver, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €1400
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Newark, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €1400
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Denver, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€750 - €1500
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Munich
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Las Vegas, Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €750
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€700 - €1500
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€420 - €1100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Atlanta, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €900
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Zurich, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via London Heathrow, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Paris Orly, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €950
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Zurich, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 57m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Seattle, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €1500
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Newark, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €1500
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
31h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1800
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Seattle, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
19h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via Seattle, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €950
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
19h 34m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1300
Flights from Santa Rosa to Catania via San Francisco, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Oakland to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €2500
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €2400
Flights from San Jose to Catania via London Heathrow, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via London Heathrow, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1800
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €2000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to Lamezia Terme via Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €1400
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from San Francisco to Catania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from San Jose to Catania via Chicago O'Hare, Brussels
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell Street to Milpitas
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
bart.gov
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Website
sonomamarintrain.org
Train from San Rafael SMART to Sonoma County Airport SMART
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
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 Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€29 - €32
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
For more information, please visit this page
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €11
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Ferry operators
Blu Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
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
Ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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