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

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Siracusa to Messina Centrale Rv / ...

$13 - $28

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Bus and ferry  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Siracusa to Messina

$65 - $95

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Corso Umberto to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica

$27 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Siracusa to Messina 100 miles

$24 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Siracusa and arriving at Messina. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Siracusa and arriving at Messina Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Siracusa and Messina is 127 km. The road distance is 160 km.

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The best way to get from Siracusa to Messina without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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The train from Siracusa to Messina Centrale takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Siracusa to Messina bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Siracusa station.

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Siracusa to Messina train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Siracusa station.

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The best way to get from Siracusa to Messina is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h.

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Siracusa to Messina bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Messina station.

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Siracusa to Messina train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Messina Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Siracusa to Messina.
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  • Distance: 79.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Siracusa to Messina every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Siracusa to Messina twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 4 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 Siracusa to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $28
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Siracusa to Messina
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Siracusa - Corso Umberto to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Siracusa to Messina is 160 km. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Siracusa to Messina.

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