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Pisa to Catania by train

It takes an average of 13h 33m to travel from Pisa to Catania by train, over a distance of around 494 miles (796 km). There are normally 14 trains per day travelling from Pisa to Catania and tickets for this journey start from $43.39 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 12h 3m
PriceFrom $43.39
Distance494 miles (796 km)
Frequency14 trains per day
First train01:21
Last train22:59
Departure stationPisa
Arrival stationCatania
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsTrenitalia

Pisa to Catania train times

Check out the next trains departing from Pisa to Catania for Tuesday Aug 10th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
04:19 16:25 12h 6m, 4 changes
04:45 17:32 12h 47m, 3 changes
05:29 17:32 12h 3m, 4 changes
06:07 20:17 14h 10m, 4 changes
06:07 20:37 14h 30m, 1 change
07:32 20:37 13h 5m, 2 changes
08:32 20:37 12h 5m, 3 changes
09:32 22:29 12h 57m, 4 changes
13:07 05:30 16h 23m, 3 changes
13:32 05:30 15h 58m, 4 changes

Trenitalia trains from Pisa to Catania

You can travel from Pisa to Catania on Trenitalia trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

Cheap train tickets from Pisa to Catania

The price of train tickets from Pisa to Catania starts at $43.39 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Pisa to Catania by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Pisa to Catania

Want to know more about your journey from Pisa to Catania? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Pisa to Catania take?

The average journey time by train between Pisa and Catania is 13 hours and 33 minutes, with around 14 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Pisa and Catania by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Pisa to Catania is 12 hours and 3 minutes.

How much does the train from Pisa to Catania cost?

Train tickets from Pisa to Catania can start from as little as $43.39 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Pisa to Catania?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Pisa to Catania without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Pisa to Catania each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Pisa to Catania leave?

The first train from Pisa to Catania leaves at 01:21. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Pisa to Catania leave?

The last train from Pisa to Catania leaves at 22:59. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Pisa and Catania by train?

Trains travelling from Pisa to Catania cover a distance of around 494 miles (796 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Catania to Pisa.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Pisa to Catania for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/10/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/01/0001 for travel on 01/01/0001 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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