There are 8 ways to get from Messina to Naples by train, bus and ferry, bus, car 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.

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Train via Villa San Giovanni  •  5 h 35 min

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

$112 - $156

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Bus SAIS Autolinee  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Napoli, Corso Lucci Baltour

$26 - $120

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h

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

$45 - $65

Bus and ferry  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Messina to Napoli

$65 - $95

Bus Baltour  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Naples 5000

$32 - $54

Carferry, drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the carferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Naples

$73 - $154

Bus, fly to Naples  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP

$52 - $185

Bus, fly to Rome, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Rome (FCO) CTA - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station

$66 - $215

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Messina and arriving at Napoli. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 54 min.

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

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The distance between Messina and Naples is 315 km.

The best way to get from Messina to Naples without a car is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Messina to Naples, including transfers.

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Messina to Naples bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Messina - Piazza Repubblica station.

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

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The best way to get from Messina to Naples is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Messina to Naples bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Napoli, Corso Lucci station.

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Map of how to get from Messina to Naples.
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Messina to Naples every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Messina to Naples 4 times a day. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Baltour also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.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
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Messina to Napoli
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Napoli, Corso Lucci
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.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
$28 - $45

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Messina to Naples train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Napoli Centrale station.

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easyJet, Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Naples Airport.

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