There are 9 ways to get from Igoumenitsa to Messina by car ferry, train, night bus, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train, night bus  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  4. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...
  5. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima

Cheapest option

Car ferry, train  •  21 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale Ic
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima

$80 - $210

7 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  20 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  2. Take the bus from Brindisi to Cosenza
  3. Take the bus from Cosenza to Messina FS

$102 - $194

Car ferry, train via Paola  •  21 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Sibari Ic
  4. Take the train from Sibari to Paola Reg
  5. Take the train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...

$128 - $253

Bus and ferry  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Igoumenitsa to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Messina

$151 - $218

Car ferry, drive  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
  2. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima

$88 - $226

Bus to Ioannina, fly to Catania, train  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Catania (CTA) IOA - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale

$89 - $336

Bus to Preveza, fly to Catania, train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Preveza
  2. Fly from Preveza (PVK) to Catania (CTA) PVK - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale

$110 - $487

Bus to Ioannina, fly to Palermo, train  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Palermo (PMO) IOA - PMO
  3. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale

$147 - $516

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Igoumenitsa to Messina is to car ferry and bus which costs 90€ - 170€ and takes 20 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Igoumenitsa to Messina is to bus and fly and train which costs 95€ - 430€ and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between Igoumenitsa and Messina is 433 km.

It takes approximately 19 h 11 min to get from Igoumenitsa to Messina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Igoumenitsa to Messina. However, there are services departing from Igoumenitsa and arriving at Messina via Piazza Ugo Bassi and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Igoumenitsa to Messina.
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  • Distance: 270.8 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 11 min

What companies run services between Igoumenitsa, Greece and Messina, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Igoumenitsa to Messina. However, you can take the car ferry to Brindisi, take the walk to Brindisi, take the train to Taranto, take the night bus to Lamezia Terme Centrale, take the train to Villa S.Giovanni, take the walk to Villa San Giovanni, then take the car ferry to Messina Marittima. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Igoumenitsa to Messina via Brindisi, Brindisi - Borgo Casale, Brindisi Ospedale Perrino, Brindisi, and Cosenza in around 20 h 16 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens, Verona
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Ioannina to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ioannina to Catania via Athens, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Train from Sibari to Paola
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $36
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Brindisi to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Messina FS
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Igoumenitsa to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Messina
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Preveza
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
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 Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$69
AIRTYPE SEATS
$74
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$154

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