Travel from Catania to Messina

Bus or train from Catania to Messina?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Catania to Messina every 2 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Catania to Messina twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Baltour also services this route once daily.

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How to get from Catania to Messina

ModeDurationPrice
From Catania Centrale train to Messina Centrale.1 h 15 min20€
From Catania Airport bus to Messina - Piazza Repubblica.1 h 20 min13€
From Catania bus and ferry to Messina Piazza della Repubblica.1 h 33 min68€
From Catania drive to Messina.1 h 8 min14€
From Catania rideshare to Messina.1 h 25 min6€

How long does it take to get from Catania to Messina?

The train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

Is there a direct train between Catania and Messina?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Catania Centrale and arriving at Messina Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Catania and Messina?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Catania Airport and arriving at Messina - Piazza Repubblica. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

Operators from Catania to Messina

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Trenitalia Intercity+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Intercity
SAIS Autolinee800 21 10 20SAIS Autolinee
Autoservizi Salemi Srl(+39) 0923 98.11.20Autoservizi Salemi Srl
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