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

Recommended option

Train via Villa San Giovanni  •  5 h 35 min

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

$113 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark Baltour

$26 - $40

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h

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

$45 - $65

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 / ...

$82 - $111

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 35 min

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

$73 - $154

Train to Catania, fly to Naples  •  4 h 49 min

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

$44 - $182

Train to Palermo, fly to Naples  •  6 h 55 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 15 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

$103 - $446

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Naples is to bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Messina to Naples is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Messina and Naples is 315 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica and arriving at Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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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.

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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.

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Messina to Naples every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Messina to Naples once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
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
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
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
Bus operators
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/
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
$50 - $70
Schedules at
siremar.it
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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