There are 3 ways to get from Cefalù to Messina by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cefalu' to Messina Centrale Rv / ...

$12 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cefalu' to Tusa Bus
  2. Take the bus from Castel di Tusa to Messina - Viale Boccetta A/19-A/20

$22 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Cefalù to Messina 101.6 miles

$24 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Cefalù to Messina. However, there are services departing from Cefalu' and arriving at Messina - Viale Boccetta via Castel di Tusa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cefalu' and arriving at Messina Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Cefalù and Messina is 135 km. The road distance is 162.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cefalù to Messina without a car is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs .

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The train from Cefalu' to Messina Centrale takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Cefalù to Messina bus services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Cefalu' station.

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Cefalù to Messina train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Cefalu' station.

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The best way to get from Cefalù to Messina is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Cefalù to Messina bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Messina - Viale Boccetta station.

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Cefalù to Messina train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Messina Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Cefalù to Messina.
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  • Distance: 84.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

What companies run services between Cefalù, Italy and Messina, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Cefalù to Messina every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cefalù to Messina via Tusa and Castel di Tusa in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Cefalu' to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Bus operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus from Cefalu' to Tusa
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Castel di Tusa to Messina - Viale Boccetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Cefalù to Messina is 163 km. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Cefalù to Messina.

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