Bologna to Messina bus

Cheap bus tickets from Bologna to Messina

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Cheapest

39

Average

49

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.

Itabus
10:00AMBologna17h20 03:20AMMessina
0 transfers
391One-way
Itabus
12:40PMBologna16h30 05:10AMMessina
0 transfers
421One-way
Flixbus
09:30PMBologna18h05 03:35PMMessina
0 transfers
461One-way
Itabus
08:30AMBologna18h10 02:40AMMessina
0 transfers
601One-way
Flixbus
03:05PMBologna13h25 04:30AMMessina
0 transfers
601One-way

Bus schedule from Bologna to Messina

Showing buses for tomorrow, Saturday, August 20
Itabus
08:30AMBologna18h10 02:40AMMessina
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Itabus
10:00AMBologna17h20 03:20AMMessina
0 transfers
Itabus
12:40PMBologna16h30 05:10AMMessina
0 transfers
Flixbus
03:05PMBologna13h25 04:30AMMessina
0 transfers
Flixbus
09:30PMBologna18h05 03:35PMMessina
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Bus times from Bologna to Messina

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

13 h 25 m

Average

16 h 42 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

784 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Bologna for Messina every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
03:05PMBologna13h25 04:30AMMessina
0 transfers
601One-way
Itabus
12:40PMBologna16h30 05:10AMMessina
0 transfers
421One-way
Itabus
10:00AMBologna17h20 03:20AMMessina
0 transfers
391One-way
Flixbus
09:30PMBologna18h05 03:35PMMessina
0 transfers
461One-way
Itabus
08:30AMBologna18h10 02:40AMMessina
0 transfers
601One-way

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Overview: Bus from Bologna to Messina

distanceDistance485 miles (783 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$40 (€37)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi, Autoservizi Salemi, Infobus, Bus Center or Itabus

Buses from Bologna to Messina cover the 485 miles (783 km) long route taking on average 13 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi, Autoservizi Salemi, Infobus, Bus Center or Itabus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€32), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Bologna to Messina

You can travel by bus to Messina from Bologna with FlixBus for as low as $34 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Bologna to Messina bus information:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $51
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Messina from Bologna

Take the bus to Messina easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Messina.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bologna to Messina buses for as little as $34 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
The bus price between Bologna and Messina is on average $40 (€37)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The bus distance from Bologna to Messina is around 485 miles (783 km).
On average the Bologna to Messina bus travel time is 13 h 25 min  for the 485 miles (783 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Bologna, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre, Bologna and Bologna, Porta San Donato. When arriving in Messina, you can end your journey in bus stations like Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), Messina and Messina, Viale Boccetta (Chiesa di San Francesco all'Immacolata).

Omio customers book a bus from Bologna Centrale   to Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale)   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Bologna. The most popular arrival bus station in Messina, called Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city center.

Take the Bologna to Messina bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi, Autoservizi Salemi, Infobus, Bus Center or Itabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey to Messina from Bologna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day from Bologna to Messina. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
On average, there are 2 buses a day from Bologna to Messina. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Bologna to Messina leaves at 8: 30 AM. The last bus departing from Bologna to Messina leaves at 11: 00 PM. You can find the latest Bologna to Messina bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Bologna to Messina bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $40 (€37). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Bologna to Messina. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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