Venice to Catania by train

  • First train
    07:20
  • Last train
    00:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 40m
  • Distance
    913 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    17hr 4m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Venice to Catania by train

Fast trains from Venice to Catania take around 13 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 913 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venice and Catania.

1. Are there direct trains from Venice to Catania?

Journeys between Venice and Catania usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Venice to Catania every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Venice to Catania?

The Venice to Catania train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Venice to Catania train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Catania is usually scheduled to depart Venice around 07:25 and the last train is around 00:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Venice around 05:37, and the last at 00:26.

When to book Venice to Catania train tickets?

Trains in Italy usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Venice to Catania by train.

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Which train companies operate between Venice and Catania?

More than one train company operates on the route from Venice to Catania, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.