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There are 5 ways to get from Split to Catania by plane, car ferry, train, 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.

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Fly  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Catania (CTA) SPU - CTA

$78 - $453

4 alternative options

Car ferry, train, bus and ferry  •  24h 44m

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Afragola Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni Fa
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Catania

$169 - $269

Car ferry, train  •  26h 39m

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale Ic / ...

$118 - $159

Train  •  28h 58m

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le En
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  5. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Catania Centrale Ic

$157 - $280

Drive, car ferry  •  20h 36m

  1. Drive from Split to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
  3. Drive from Bari to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Catania

$127 - $226

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Catania is to car ferry and train which costs 750 kn - 1.100 kn and takes 26h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Catania is to fly which costs 500 kn - 3.000 kn and takes 6h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Catania. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Catania Centrale via Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf, Bologna C.Le and Napoli Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 58m.

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The distance between Split and Catania is 679 km.

The best way to get from Split to Catania without a car is to car ferry and train and bus and ferry which takes 24h 44m and costs 1.000 kn - 1.800 kn.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Split to Catania, including transfers.

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Split to Catania train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Split to Catania is to fly which takes 6h 15m and costs 500 kn - 3.000 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1.000 kn - 1.900 kn and takes 28h 58m.

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There is no direct flight from Split Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Split to Catania train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Catania Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Catania.
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  • Distance: 424.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 15m

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Catania, Italy?

Volotea, easyJet and seven other airlines fly from Split to Catania 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Catania via Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf, Bologna C.Le, and Napoli Centrale in around 28h 58m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Split to Catania via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
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 Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Roma Termini to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Afragola Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $27
Car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$17 - $23
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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Eurowings, Vueling Airlines, Volotea and five other airlines offer flights from Split Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 2561+ hotels available in Catania. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40m and costs 17 kn.

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