Ercolano to Catania 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 Portici-Ercolano, Napoli Centrale and arrive at Catania Acquicella, Reggio di Calabria Centrale every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Ercolano to Catania train schedule: the first train leaves at 23:53, while the last ride is at 23:53. A Ercolano to Catania train cost about 75.6 €. But how long is the train ride from Ercolano to Catania? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average.