There are 7 ways to get from Messina to Salerno by train, bus, car ferry, 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  •  4 h 38 min

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

$117 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica to SALERNO-P.Montpellier Baltour

$25 - $35

5 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  5 h 18 min

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

$45 - $60

Car ferry, ferry  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina to Salerno
  2. Take the ferry from Salerno to Amalfi

$33 - $1,148

Bus and ferry  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Messina to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri 201.1 miles

$70 - $100

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 56 min

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

$63 - $126

Train, fly  •  5 h 54 min

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

$66 - $215

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Messina to Salerno every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Messina to Salerno twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 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
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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 SALERNO-P.Montpellier
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $1,200
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$24 - $25
Car
$1,115
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
TTT Lines
Phone
+39 081 5802744
Email
biglietteria-na@tttlines.com
Website
tttlines.com
Car ferry from Messina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $29
Schedules at
tttlines.com
Travelmar
Phone
+39089872950
Email
info@travelmar.it
Website
travelmar.it
Ferry from Salerno to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
travelmar.it
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Messina to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Messina to Salerno?

The distance between Messina and Salerno is 284 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Salerno is to bus which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 7 h.

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

The quickest way to get from Messina to Salerno is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs 90€ - 140€.

Is there a direct train between Messina and Salerno?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Salerno. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

Is there a direct bus between Messina and Salerno?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica and arriving at SALERNO-P.Montpellier. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Messina to Salerno, including transfers.