There are 3 ways to get from Messina to Villa San Giovanni by ferry, car ferry or rideshare

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

Ferry  •  20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni Trg

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Messina to Villa San Giovanni 4.9 miles

$2

1 alternative option

Car ferry  •  30 min

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

$2 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Messina to Villa San Giovanni is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Messina to Villa San Giovanni is to car ferry which costs 2€ - 40€ and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Messina Marittima and arriving at Villa S.Giovanni. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Messina and Villa San Giovanni is 8 km.

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The best way to get from Messina to Villa San Giovanni without a car is to ferry which takes 20 min and costs .

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The ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni takes 20 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Villa San Giovanni. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Messina and Villa San Giovanni. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Messina to Villa San Giovanni.
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  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Messina, Italy and Villa San Giovanni, Calabria, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni every 4 hours, and the journey takes 20 min.

Ferry 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
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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