Genoa 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 Genova Piazza Principe and arrive at Catania Centrale every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Genoa to Catania train schedule: the first train leaves at 05:49, while the last ride is at 23:53. A Genoa to Catania train cost about 98.0 €. But how long is the train ride from Genoa to Catania? Your journey takes about 17 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 1 direct trains between these two cities. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Genoa to Catania and find low cost tickets starting from 39 €!