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There are 4 ways to get from Messina to Scilla by car ferry, taxi, bus, train or bus and ferry

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

Car ferry, taxi  •  38m

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

$22 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  55m

  1. Take the bus from Messina to Villa San Giovanni N592 / ...
  2. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Scilla Reg / ...

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry, train  •  58m

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

$68 - $94

Car ferry, train  •  1h 10m

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

$4 - $48

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Scilla is to bus and train which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 55m.

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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 38m.

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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 38m and costs 19€ - 60€.

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

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There are 604+ hotels available in Scilla. Prices start at $41 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: 38m

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 55m.

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
7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
8m
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
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
Other operators
Taxi from Villa San Giovanni to Scilla
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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