There are 3 ways to get from Messina to Scilla by car ferry, taxi, bus and ferry or train

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Recommended option

Car ferry, taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take a taxi from Villa San Giovanni to Scilla

$23 - $69

Cheapest option

Car ferry, train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Scilla Reg / ...

$4 - $49

1 alternative option

Bus and ferry, train  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Scilla Reg / ...

$69 - $96

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Scilla is to car ferry and train which costs 3€ - 45€ and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Messina to Scilla is to car ferry and taxi which costs 19€ - 60€ and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Messina and Scilla is 16 km.

The best way to get from Messina to Scilla without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 38 min and costs 19€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Messina to Scilla, including transfers.

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There are 640+ hotels available in Scilla. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Messina to Scilla.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

There is no direct connection from Messina to Scilla. However, you can take the car ferry to Villa San Giovanni then take the taxi to Scilla. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Messina to Scilla via Villa San Giovanni and Villa S.Giovanni in around 1 h.

Train operators
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Scilla
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.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
Other operators
Taxi from Villa San Giovanni to Scilla
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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