There are 4 ways to get from Messina to Cefalù by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

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

$12 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Messina - Viale Boccetta to Castel di Tusa
  2. Take the night bus from Tusa to Cefalu' Bus

Bus, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Messina to Capo d'Orlando
  2. Take the train from Capo D'orlando-Naso to Cefalu' Rv / ...

$13 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Messina to Cefalù 101.7 miles

$24 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Messina to Cefalù. However, there are services departing from Messina - Viale Boccetta and arriving at Cefalu' via Tusa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Cefalu'. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Messina and Cefalù is 135 km. The road distance is 162.7 km.

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The best way to get from Messina to Cefalù without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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The train from Messina Centrale to Cefalu' takes 1 h 58 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Messina to Cefalù bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Messina - Viale Boccetta station.

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

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Messina to Cefalù bus services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Cefalu' station.

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

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

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  • Distance: 84.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Messina to Cefalù every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 58 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 Messina Centrale to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Train from Capo D'orlando-Naso to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Viale Boccetta to Castel di Tusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
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
Night bus from Tusa to Cefalu'
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Autolinee Magistro & TAI
Phone
0941/562295
Email
autolinee.magistro@tiscali.it
Website
costruzionesitiweb.eu
Bus from Messina to Capo d'Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
costruzionesitiweb.eu

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