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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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2 h 35 m
2 h 46 m
Buses per day
Of the 13 buses that leave Palermo for Messina every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||118 miles (191 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$11 (€10)|
|Bus frequency||4 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Sais Regional|
Buses from Palermo to Messina cover the 118 miles (191 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Sais Regional. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $11 (€10), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Palermo Centrale and arrive in Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).
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When taking a bus from Palermo, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Palermo, Palermo, Politeama and Palermo, Autostazione - Piazza Cairoli. When you arrive in Messina, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale), Messina and Messina, Viale Boccetta (Chiesa di San Francesco all'Immacolata).
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Palermo Centrale to Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Palermo Centrale and need to travel around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Messina most often arrive at Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale) and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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