Catania to Bologna by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    08:41
  • Last train
    22:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 16m

Travelling from Catania to Bologna by train

Fast trains from Catania to Bologna take around 11 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 840 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Catania and Bologna.

Are there direct trains from Catania to Bologna?

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

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Catania to Bologna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Catania to Bologna?

The Catania to Bologna train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Catania to Bologna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bologna is usually scheduled to depart Catania around 08:41 and the last train is around 22:54. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Catania to Bologna 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 Catania to Bologna by train.

Which train companies operate between Catania and Bologna?

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

  • 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 rail 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.

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