Catania to Trieste trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Catania Acquicella and arrive at Trieste Centrale every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Catania to Trieste train schedule: the first train leaves at 08:06, while the last ride is at 13:12. A Catania to Trieste train cost about 127.0 €. But how long is the train ride from Catania to Trieste? Your journey takes about 7 hours on average.