Directions from Salerno to Messina

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, car ferry  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Ic / ...

$45 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Baltour

$24 - $35

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Ic / ...

$40 - $60

Bus and ferry  •  5 h 34 min

  1. 201.1 miles

$65 - $95

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 58 min

$66 - $123

Train, fly to Catania, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. NAP - CTA

$56 - $195

Train, fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry  •  8 h 33 min

  1. NAP - REG

$146 - $417

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Salerno to Messina every 2 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 1 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Salerno to Messina twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Turin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Rome, Turin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Naples to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from SALERNO-P.Montpellier to MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania Airport to Messina - Piazza Repubblica
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri to Messina
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salerno and Messina is 284 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Messina is to bus which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Salerno to Messina is to train and car ferry which takes 4 h 28 min and costs 35€ - 75€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salerno and arriving at Messina Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SALERNO-P.Montpellier and arriving at MESSINA-Staz.Fs P.Repubblica. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Salerno to Messina, including transfers.