Cheap bus tickets from Messina to Rome

Showing times and prices for Dec 9

Cheapest

$63

Average

$87

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 Messina to Rome will cost around $ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 63.

2nd Cheapest
09:15PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h45 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$631One-way
09:05PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h55 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$721One-way
10:20PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica16h30 02:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
1 changes
$1271One-way

Bus schedule from Messina to Rome

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09:05PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h55 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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09:15PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h45 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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10:20PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica16h30 02:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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Wed
Dec 8
$169Intercity Notte
$66Sais Autolinee
$43ITA
Thu
Dec 9
$71Intercity Notte
$48Flixbus
$22Malta Air
Fri
Dec 10
$71Intercity Notte
$66Sais Autolinee
$31Wizz Air
Sat
Dec 11
$51Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$10Malta Air
Sun
Dec 12
$75Intercity
$66Sais Autolinee
$31Malta Air
Mon
Dec 13
$51Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$10Malta Air
Tue
Dec 14
$39Intercity
$127sais
$10Malta Air
Wed
Dec 15
$39Intercity
$61Sais Autolinee
$10Malta Air
Thu
Dec 16
$39Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Fri
Dec 17
$51Intercity
$61Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Sat
Dec 18
$39Intercity
$61Sais Autolinee
$6Malta Air
Sun
Dec 19
$51Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Mon
Dec 20
$48Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Tue
Dec 21
$51Intercity
$61Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Wed
Dec 22
$63Intercity
$63Sais Autolinee
$6Wizz Air
Thu
Dec 23
$75Intercity
$72Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Fri
Dec 24
$39Intercity
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$24Wizz Air
Sat
Dec 25
$20Intercity
$44Flixbus
$49ITA
Sun
Dec 26
$51Intercity
$48Flixbus
$28Wizz Air
Mon
Dec 27
$75Intercity
$48Flixbus
$38Malta Air
Tue
Dec 28
$51Intercity
$48Flixbus
$34Wizz Air

Bus times from Messina to Rome

Showing times and prices for Dec 9

Fastest Journey

8 h 45 m

Average

11 h 23 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

487 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Messina for Rome every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 487 km distance in an average of 11 h 23 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 16 h 30 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.

Fastest
09:15PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h45 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$631One-way
2nd Fastest
09:05PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica8h55 06:00AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$721One-way
10:20PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica16h30 02:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
1 changes
$1271One-way

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Overview: Bus from Messina to Rome

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$71 (€60)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBus Center, SAIS Autolinee, Autoservizi Salemi, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Baltour or Autoservizi Salemi

Buses from Messina to Rome cover the 302 miles (487 km) long route taking on average 8 h 45 min with our travel partners like Bus Center, SAIS Autolinee, Autoservizi Salemi, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Baltour or Autoservizi Salemi. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $48 (€40), but the average price of bus tickets is $71 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Messina Centrale and arrive in Rome, Termini (G).

Bus companies

FlixBus Messina – Rome

Find the best buses between Messina and Rome with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $48 (€40). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $48

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Messina and Rome 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 Messina to Rome

The bus trips of Messina Roma take place daily and do not show any changes during the weekends. To complete the journey it takes, on average, about 10 hours. The first trip is normally set at 7:30 in the morning and is made without changes. The last one, on the other hand, is scheduled at 00:45, and includes a change at the station of Sibari.

Which bus lines operate the Messina-Rome route?

The bus connections Messina Roma are provided every day by several companies including Flixbus, Bus Center, SAIS Buses and Services Salemi. On the buses there are a number of comforts, including electrical outlets and toilets.

How long does the bus journey Messina-Rome take?

The Messina Roma buses make a journey of just under 500 km with an average journey time of about 9-10 hours. The fastest transfer, made without changes, has a duration of 8 hours and 45 minutes. If there is a change, however, to travel the way are required from 11 hours and 15 minutes to 13 hours and 30 minutes.

How many are the buses Messina-Rome?

There are at least 7 routes that, every day, allow you to reach Rome starting from Messina. Bearing in mind that the service is not subject to change (especially with regard to the number of trips) on Saturdays and Sundays, there are almost 50 trips per week.

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

Messina bus station: is located in Piazza della Repubblica in front of the train station that is a few dozen meters. The bus station has a small restaurant. To reach it from the center of Messina there are buses 79 and 81 leading to the stop Repubblica.

Rome bus station: from the Tiburtina bus station you can reach the centre of the capital by Atac buses (lines 649 and 71). Alternatively, you can choose the Metro (in this case it will be the line B to ensure rapid transfers). The bus station offers several restaurants, toilets and a pharmacy.

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FAQs
How much do cheap buses from Messina to Rome cost?
Bus tickets from Messina to Rome for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $48 (€40)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus between Messina and Rome?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $71 (€60)  for a bus ticket from Messina to Rome.
What is the distance to Rome from Messina by bus?
The Messina to Rome bus distance is approximately 302 miles (487 km).
What is the Messina to Rome bus travel time?
On average the Messina to Rome bus travel time is 8 h 45 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Messina to Rome do I depart from? Which Rome bus station from Messina do I arrive in?

Some of the Messina bus stations to Rome you can start your journey from include Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), Messina and Messina, Viale Boccetta (Chiesa di San Francesco all'Immacolata). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Rome include Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Roma Ostiense and Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Messina Centrale   and arriving in Rome, Termini (G).

Where is the bus station in Messina to go to Rome? Where is the bus station in Rome located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Messina Centrale, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Rome, Termini (G), located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center.

What bus companies go from Messina to Rome?
For the journey from Messina to Rome you can take a bus with Bus Center, SAIS Autolinee, Autoservizi Salemi, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Baltour or Autoservizi Salemi. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Messina to Rome on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Messina to Rome?
Yes, you can find a direct bus to Rome from Messina with Sais Autolinee or Autoservizi Salemi  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When does the first bus depart from Messina to Rome? When does the last bus depart from Messina to Rome?
The first Messina to Rome bus departs at 9: 25 AM   and the last bus from Messina to Rome leaves at 9: 20 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Messina to Rome on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets to Rome from Messina for the best deals?
You can find buses from Messina to Rome to cost on average $71 (€60) 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Messina to Rome bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.