Merano to Catanzaro 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 Merano-Maia Bassa Meran-Untermais and arrive at Catanzaro every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Merano to Catanzaro train schedule: the first train leaves at 14:20, while the last ride is at 19:50. A Merano to Catanzaro train cost about 170.7 €. But how long is the train ride from Merano to Catanzaro? Your journey takes about 17 hours on average.