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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. SPU - CTA

$78 - $453

5 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  25 h 21 min

  1. Rv / ...
  2. Fa
  3. Ic / ...

$156 - $274

Ferry, car ferry, bus  •  25 h 44 min

$130 - $156

Train  •  29 h 2 min

  1. Ec / ...
  2. En
  3. Fr / ...
  4. Ic

$176 - $308

Bus  •  30 h 30 min

  1. N535

$247 - $368

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h 12 min

$128 - $212

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

easyJet, Volotea and nine other airlines fly from Split to Catania every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Catania via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf, Bologna C.Le, Bologna Centrale Station, Napoli Centrale Station, and Napoli Centrale in around 29 h 2 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Split to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.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
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Bari to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trogir to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$47
Vehicle
$70
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 Split and Catania is 679 km.

The cheapest way to get from Split to Catania is to ferry and car ferry and bus which costs 800 kn - 1.000 kn and takes 25 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Split to Catania is to fly which takes 6 h 40 min and costs 490 kn - 2.900 kn.

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 Centrale Station and Napoli Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 2 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Split to Catania. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Catania Bus Terminal via Trogir and Venice - Tronchetto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Split to Catania, including transfers.