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There are 2 ways to get from Messina to Reggio Calabria by ferry, car ferry or taxi

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Ferry  •  30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria

$4 - $13

1 alternative option

Car ferry, taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take a taxi from Villa San Giovanni to Reggio Calabria

$26 - $73

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The cheapest way to get from Messina to Reggio Calabria is to ferry which costs 3€ - 12€ and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Messina to Reggio Calabria is to ferry which costs 3€ - 12€ and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Messina Marittima and arriving at Reggio Calabria. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Messina and Reggio Calabria is 13 km.

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The best way to get from Messina to Reggio Calabria without a car is to ferry which takes 30 min and costs 3€ - 12€.

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The ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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There are 639+ hotels available in Reggio Calabria. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Messina to Reggio Calabria.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Messina, Italy and Reggio Calabria, Italy?

Liberty Lines S.P.A. operates a ferry from Messina to Reggio Calabria hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 30 min. Metromare Dello Stretto also services this route hourly.

Ferry operators
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
Other operators
Taxi from Villa San Giovanni to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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