There are 9 ways to get from Messina to Naples by train, bus, ferry, car ferry, rideshare, 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

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale Fb / ...

$122 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica to NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark Baltour

$28 - $40

7 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...

$50 - $70

Ferry, car ferry  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli
  2. Take the car ferry from Stromboli to Naples via Salina / ...

$89 - $119

Bus and ferry  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Messina to Naples 230.1 miles

$45 - $100

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Naples

$73 - $141

Train to Catania, fly to Naples  •  4 h 56 min

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

$54 - $192

Train to Palermo, fly to Naples  •  6 h 48 min

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

$62 - $207

Ferry to Reggio Calabria, fly to Rome, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
  2. Fly from Reggio Calabria (REG) to Rome (FCO) REG - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

$105 - $448

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Messina to Naples every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Messina to Naples once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica to NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Stromboli
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
libertylines.it
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Car ferry from Stromboli to Naples
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
siremar.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$4
Car
$30 - $31
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Messina to Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Messina to Naples?

The distance between Messina and Naples is 315 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Messina to Naples?

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Naples is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 8 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Messina to Naples?

The quickest way to get from Messina to Naples is to train and fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 40€ - 160€.

Is there a direct train between Messina and Naples?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Napoli Centrale. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

Is there a direct bus between Messina and Naples?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica and arriving at NAPOLI-C.so Lucci Metropark. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

Is there a direct ferry between Messina and Naples?

No, there is no direct ferry from Messina to Naples. However, there are services departing from Messina Marittima and arriving at Naples via Stromboli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Messina to Naples, including transfers.