Marseille to Catania by train

  • First train
    05:29
  • Last train
    20:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    20hr 50m
  • Distance
    1,044 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    33hr 25m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Marseille to Catania by train

Fast trains from Marseille to Catania take around 20 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,044 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Marseille and Catania.

1. Are there direct trains from Marseille to Catania?

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Marseille 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 16 departures.

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

The Marseille to Catania train travel time is normally about 20 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Catania is usually scheduled to depart Marseille around 05:29 and the last train is around 20:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Marseille around 07:09, and the last at 20:58.

When to book Marseille to Catania train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Marseille to Catania by train.

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Which train companies operate between Marseille and Catania?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S13
  • TGV
  • 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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