There are 12 ways to get from Messina to Genoa by train, plane, car ferry, bus, car or ferry

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

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Train to Catania, fly to Genoa  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Genoa (GOA) CTA - GOA

$39 - $244

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Train to Palermo, fly to Genoa  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
  2. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Genoa (GOA) PMO - GOA

$87 - $279

Train to Catania, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Pisa (PSA) CTA - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole

$61 - $245

Train to Catania, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Linate (LIN) CTA - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

$75 - $276

Train to Catania, fly to Turin, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Turin (TRN) CTA - TRN
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole

$58 - $255

Train to Catania, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CTA - MXP
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

$57 - $245

Train to Catania, fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CTA - BGY
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

$63 - $342

Car ferry, train  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola Fa
  3. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Genova Brignole Fa / ...

$114 - $229

Train  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Genova Brignole Icn

$110 - $150

Car ferry, bus  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the bus from Villa San Giovani to Genova

$78 - $139

Bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour

$60 - $270

Drive, ferry  •  19 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Messina to Palermo
  2. Take the ferry from Palermo to Genoa

$124 - $209

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Genoa is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Messina to Genoa is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Messina and Genoa is 883 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Messina to Genoa, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica and arriving at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Genova Brignole. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 39 min.

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Messina to Genoa twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $150 and the journey takes 15 h 39 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Messina to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 17 h 5 min. SAIS Autolinee also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Palermo to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Catania to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Catania to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Catania to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Catania to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Catania to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $430
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $320
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Turin via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Catania to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Palermo to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Catania to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,100
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Catania to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,900
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
15 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Afragola Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Villa San Giovani to Genova
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
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
$29 - $45

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