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There are 3 ways to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina by taxi, car ferry, bus, ferry, 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

Taxi, car ferry  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima

$32 - $80

Cheapest option

Line 28 bus, ferry  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Reggio di Calabria - Airport to Reggio di Calabria - Viale Zerbi Incrocio Boccioni 28 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima

$4 - $13

1 alternative option

Train, bus and ferry  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Reggio di Calabria Aeroporto to Villa S.Giovanni Reg
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina

$67 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina is to line 28 bus and ferry which costs 3€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina is to taxi and car ferry which costs 27€ - 70€ and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) and Messina is 16 km.

The best way to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina without a car is to taxi and car ferry which takes 48 min and costs 27€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina, including transfers.

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There are 677+ hotels available in Messina. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Reggio Calabria Airport (REG), Italy and Messina, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina. However, you can take the taxi to Villa San Giovanni then take the car ferry to Messina Marittima. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Messina via Reggio di Calabria - Viale Zerbi Incrocio Boccioni and Reggio Calabria in around 1 h 25 min.

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 Reggio di Calabria Aeroporto to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $5
Bus operators
ATAM S.P.A.
Phone
0965 620121
Email
info@atam.rc.it
Website
atam.rc.it
Bus from Reggio di Calabria - Airport to Reggio di Calabria - Viale Zerbi Incrocio Boccioni
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
atam.rc.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
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 Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
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 Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Other operators
Taxi from Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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