The cheapest buses from Bologna to Messina

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Cheapest

$153

Average

$153

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 Bologna to Messina will cost around $ 153 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 153.

10:40AMBologna, Autostazione18h00 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$1531One-way

Timetable Bologna to Messina

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10:40AMBologna, Autostazione18h00 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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Fri
Oct 22
$126Intercity
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Sat
Oct 23
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$60Flixbus
$76ITA
Sun
Oct 24
$128Intercity
$60Flixbus
$120Malta Air
Mon
Oct 25
$122Intercity Notte
$110Autoservizi Salemi
$94ITA
Tue
Oct 26
$122Intercity Notte
$141sais
$73Malta Air
Wed
Oct 27
$122Intercity Notte
$110Autoservizi Salemi
$76ITA
Thu
Oct 28
$126Intercity
$151sais
$124Malta Air
Fri
Oct 29
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$120Autoservizi Salemi
$187ITA
Sat
Oct 30
$126Intercity
$152sais
$133Malta Air
Sun
Oct 31
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$141sais
$76ITA
Mon
Nov 1
$126Intercity
$106Autoservizi Salemi
$87Malta Air
Tue
Nov 2
$116Intercity Notte
$151sais
$55Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$69Intercity
$141sais
$28Malta Air
Fri
Nov 5
$78Intercity
$110Autoservizi Salemi
$55Malta Air
Sun
Nov 7
$65Intercity
$141sais
$17Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$71Intercity
$106Autoservizi Salemi
$13Wizz Air
Tue
Nov 9
$69Intercity
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$6Wizz Air
Thu
Nov 11
$65Intercity
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$17Wizz Air

The fastest buses from Bologna to Messina

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Fastest Journey

18 h

Average

18 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

784 km

It's difficult to get from Bologna to Messina without transferring at least once.

10:40AMBologna, Autostazione18h00 04:40AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
1 changes
$1531One-way

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Bus Information between Bologna and Messina

distanceDistance485 miles (783 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$108 (€88)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBus Center, Baltour, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Flixbus

Buses from Bologna to Messina cover the 485 miles (783 km) long route taking on average 13 h 40 min with our travel partners like Bus Center, Baltour, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $60 (€49), but the average price of bus tickets is $108 (€88). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).

Bus companies

FlixBus Bologna – Messina

FlixBus buses will get you between Bologna and Messina from $60 (€49). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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Book your FlixBus Bologna to Messina bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Bologna to Messina routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Bologna and Messina is 485 miles (783 km), and the best price for a one-way Bologna - Messina FlixBus bus ticket starts at $60 (€49) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

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Buses from Bologna to Messina
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
How much are cheap buses between Bologna and Messina?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Bologna to Messina for the next 7 days starting from $60 (€49)  one way.
How much is the bus from Bologna to Messina on average?
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bologna to Messina bus to cost on average $108 (€88)  one way.
What is the distance to Messina from Bologna by bus?
The bus distance from Bologna to Messina is around 485 miles (783 km).
How many hours is the bus time between Bologna and Messina?
The Bologna to Messina bus duration is on average 13 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 485 miles (783 km) between Bologna and Messina. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the bus from Bologna to Messina depart from? Which Messina bus station do I come into from Bologna?

There are a few bus stations in Bologna to start your route from including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit. In Messina you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), Messina and Messina, Viale Boccetta (Chiesa di San Francesco all'Immacolata).

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

Where is the bus station in Bologna? Where is the bus station in Messina?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Bologna Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Bologna.

The most popular arrival bus station, Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Messina.

Which bus companies can take me from Bologna to Messina?
When taking a bus from Bologna to Messina, you can count on Bus Center, Baltour, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Flixbus for the best way to get you to Messina. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Bologna and Messina and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Bologna to Messina? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The first Bologna to Messina bus departs at 7: 45 AM   and the last bus from Bologna to Messina leaves at 2: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Bologna to Messina on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Bologna to Messina for the best deals?
You can find buses between Bologna and Messina to cost on average $108 (€88) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Bologna to Messina bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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