Bologna 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 Bologna Centrale and arrive at Catania Acquicella every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Bologna to Catania train schedule: the first train leaves at 09:35, while the last ride is at 09:35. A Bologna to Catania train cost about 132.35 €. But how long is the train ride from Bologna to Catania? Your journey takes about 22 hours on average. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Bologna to Catania and find low cost tickets starting from 29 €!