The cheapest buses from Bari to Messina

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Cheapest

$92

Average

$92

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bari to Messina will cost around $ 92 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 92.

2nd Cheapest
09:35PMBari7h05 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$921One-way

Timetable Bari to Messina

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09:35PMBari7h05 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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Oct 21
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$22Malta Air
Fri
Oct 22
$86Intercity
$57Flixbus
$113Malta Air
Sat
Oct 23
$59Intercity
$80Sais Autolinee
$116Malta Air
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Oct 24
$86Intercity
$80Sais Autolinee
$70Malta Air
Mon
Oct 25
$86Intercity
$47Flixbus
$59Malta Air
Tue
Oct 26
$59Intercity
$80Sais Autolinee
$145Malta Air
Wed
Oct 27
$54Intercity
$46Flixbus
$41Malta Air
Thu
Oct 28
$59Intercity
$46Flixbus
$19Malta Air
Fri
Oct 29
$86Intercity
$47Flixbus
$256Malta Air
Sat
Oct 30
$86Intercity
$47Flixbus
$245Malta Air
Sun
Oct 31
$86Intercity
$80Sais Autolinee
$31Malta Air
Mon
Nov 1
$86Intercity
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$174Malta Air
Tue
Nov 2
$81Frecciargento
$56Flixbus
$10Malta Air
Wed
Nov 3
$46Intercity
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$48Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$46Intercity
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$10Malta Air
Fri
Nov 5
$59Intercity
$35Flixbus
$45Malta Air
Sat
Nov 6
$48Intercity
$28Flixbus
$24Malta Air
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Nov 7
$46Intercity
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$10Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$54Intercity
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$55Malta Air
Tue
Nov 9
$51Intercity
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$10Malta Air
Wed
Nov 10
$51Intercity
$80Sais Autolinee
$39Malta Air

The fastest buses from Bari to Messina

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

7 h 5 m

Average

7 h 5 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

344 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Bari for Messina every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 344 km distance in an average of 7 h 5 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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09:35PMBari7h05 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$921One-way

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Bus Information between Bari and Messina

distanceDistance213 miles (343 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$65 (€53)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBus Center, Big Bus, Flixbus, SAIS Autolinee or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Bari to Messina cover the 213 miles (343 km) long route taking on average 8 h 15 min with our travel partners like Bus Center, Big Bus, Flixbus, SAIS Autolinee or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $46 (€37), but the average price of bus tickets is $65 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Bari Centrale and arrive in Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).

Bus companies

FlixBus buses between Bari and Messina

You can travel by bus from Bari to Messina with FlixBus for as low as $46 (€37). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Bari and Messina.

Find the perfect FlixBus bus between Bari and Messina for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus bus schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus from Bari to Messina. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. You can expect to travel around 213 miles (343 km) on this trip and your FlixBus Bari to Messina bus ticket can cost as little as $46 (€37) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Bari and Messina in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Bari to Messina are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Bari to Messina

The Bari Messina route is served by two bus companies that offer only direct services that depart in the morning, in the afternoon or at night. The highest number of departures is recorded in the early morning and evening. The timing of the trip varies depending on the time of departure, also bearing in mind the fact that the journey involves boarding the bus on the ferry that, from the port of Villa San Giovanni, Calabria, leads to the port of Messina.

Which bus companies travel from Bari to Messina?

Buscenter.it and Flixbus are the two companies that serve the route with buses Bari Messina organizing direct trips. Alternatively, the bus company Federico Autolinee offers a connection to the port of Villa San Giovanni, where you can embark independently on the ferry to Messina.

How long is the bus from Bari to Messina?

The direct route from Bari to Messina, including boarding at Villa San Giovanni and navigation on the ferry, has a duration that varies depending on the date and time of departure selected. The fastest transfer is organized by Flixbus which takes just over 6 hours. In general, the schedule ranges from 6 hours and 30 minutes to 7 hours and 45 minutes.

How many buses are there from Bari to Messina?

The trips available every day to reach Messina from Bari are about 6 and become 8 if you add those that lead to the port of Villa San Giovanni. On average there are 56 connections with the island per week.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Bari to Messina ?

Bari Bus Station: the buses Bari Messina depart from the stop in Via Giuseppe Capruzzi, which is located in front of the entrance to the train station and near the local bus stop 01, 03, 13, 19, 50 and 53 that lead to the center in about 15 minutes. A bar is available near the bus stop.

Messina bus station: located in Piazza della Repubblica, in front of the train station and near the tram stop 28 that leads to the center in 30 minutes. Inside the station there are a waiting room, shops, toilets, ticket office, bar, luggage storage and police station.

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Buses from Bari to Messina
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FAQs
How much does a cheap bus between Bari and Messina cost?
Bus tickets to Messina from Bari for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $46 (€37)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Bari to Messina?
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bari to Messina bus to cost on average $65 (€53)  one way.
How far is Bari to Messina by bus?
The bus distance from Bari to Messina is around 213 miles (343 km).
What is the Bari to Messina bus travel time?
The bus time between Bari and Messina is on average 8 h 15 min  for the 213 miles (343 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Bari to Messina by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Bari to Messina do I depart from? Which Messina bus station from Bari do I arrive in?

When taking the bus from Bari to Messina, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Bari, Via Giuseppe Capruzzi, Bari, Via Giuseppe Capruzzi and Bari, Aeroporto di Bari-Karol Wojtyła. Your route can end in bus stations such as Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), Messina and Messina, Viale Boccetta (Chiesa di San Francesco all'Immacolata).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bari Centrale   and arrive in Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).

Where is the departure bus station in Bari located? Where is the arrival bus station in Messina located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Bari Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Bari. The most popular arrival bus station in Messina, called Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Bari to Messina?
Take the Bari to Messina bus with Bus Center, Big Bus, Flixbus, SAIS Autolinee or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip from Bari to Messina as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What time is the earliest bus from Bari to Messina? What time is the last bus from Bari to Messina?
You can take the earliest bus from Bari to Messina at 7: 45 AM   or take the last bus from Bari to Messina leaving at 8: 45 AM. Look for the latest Bari to Messina bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
How far in advance should I book bus tickets between Bari and Messina for the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Bari to Messina is on average $65 (€53) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Messina from Bari available a few months in advance.

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