Nice to Catania by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    18hr 3m
  • Distance
    955 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    27hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Nice to Catania by train

Fast trains from Nice to Catania take around 18 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 955 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nice and Catania.

1. Are there direct trains from Nice to Catania?

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

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Nice to Catania every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 8 departures.

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

The Nice to Catania train travel time is normally about 18 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Catania is usually scheduled to depart Nice around 08:01 and the last train is around 21:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nice around 08:01, and the last at 18:30.

When to book Nice to Catania train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Nice to Catania by train.

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Which train companies operate between Nice and Catania?

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

  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

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.

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