Catania to Messina train

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Cheap train tickets from Catania to Messina

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Catania to Messina is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Regionale
05:29AM2h13
Catania Centrale
07:42AMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Regionale
08:08AM1h34
Catania Centrale
09:42AMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Regionale
12:54PM2h12
Catania Centrale
03:06PMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Regionale
06:23AM2h10
Catania Centrale
08:33AMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Regionale
11:05AM2h40
Catania Centrale
01:45PMFiumara Gazzi
$121One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Catania to Messina

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
Regionale
05:01AM2h02
Catania Centrale
07:03AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
05:01AM2h09
Catania Centrale
07:10AMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
05:29AM2h13
Catania Centrale
07:42AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
05:29AM2h38
Catania Centrale
08:07AMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
06:17AM1h59
Catania Centrale
08:16AMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
06:17AM1h30
Catania Centrale
07:47AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
06:23AM2h10
Catania Centrale
08:33AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
06:23AM2h54
Catania Centrale
09:17AMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
08:08AM1h34
Catania Centrale
09:42AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Intercity
08:52AM1h13
Catania Centrale
10:05AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
10:15AM2h19
Catania Centrale
12:34PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
10:15AM1h44
Catania Centrale
11:59AMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
11:05AM2h40
Catania Centrale
01:45PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
11:05AM1h47
Catania Centrale
12:52PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Intercity
11:34AM1h26
Catania Centrale
01:00PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Intercity
11:34AM2h20
Catania Centrale
01:54PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
12:54PM2h12
Catania Centrale
03:06PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
12:54PM2h36
Catania Centrale
03:30PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
01:27PM3h09
Catania Centrale
04:36PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
01:27PM2h09
Catania Centrale
03:36PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
02:10PM1h36
Catania Centrale
03:46PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
02:10PM2h26
Catania Centrale
04:36PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
02:24PM2h20
Catania Centrale
04:44PMFiumara Gazzi
1 transfer
Regionale
02:24PM1h53
Catania Centrale
04:17PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
03:31PM1h25
Catania Centrale
04:56PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
03:35PM2h24
Catania Centrale
05:59PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
04:24PM1h43
Catania Centrale
06:07PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
05:19PM1h21
Catania Centrale
06:40PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
05:47PM2h06
Catania Centrale
07:53PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
06:36PM1h26
Catania Centrale
08:02PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
07:33PM1h35
Catania Centrale
09:08PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
08:08PM2h16
Catania Centrale
10:24PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers
Regionale
09:25PM1h39
Catania Centrale
11:04PMMessina Centrale
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Catania to Messina

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 13 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

87 km

Of the 33 trains that leave Catania for Messina every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Intercity
08:52AM1h13
Catania Centrale
10:05AMMessina Centrale
$141One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Regionale
05:19PM1h21
Catania Centrale
06:40PMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Regionale
03:31PM1h25
Catania Centrale
04:56PMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers
Intercity
11:34AM1h26
Catania Centrale
01:00PMMessina Centrale
$141One-way
0 transfers
Regionale
06:36PM1h26
Catania Centrale
08:02PMMessina Centrale
$121One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Catania to Messina

distanceDistance53 miles (86 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRegionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca

Trains from Catania to Messina cover the 53 miles (86 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $11 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Catania Centrale and arrive in Messina Centrale.

Train providers: Regionale, Intercity and Frecciabianca from Catania to Messina trains

Find the best trains from Catania to Messina with Omio's travel partners Regionale, Intercity and Frecciabianca from $11 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Trenitalia Intercity is a high-speed train service operated by the Italian national railway company, Trenitalia. It operates throughout the country, with services running from early morning to late evening. The Intercity trains come in two types: the Intercity Plus, which is the fastest and most comfortable, and the Intercity, which is slightly slower but still offers a comfortable journey. Onboard facilities include air conditioning, power sockets, Wi-Fi, and a bar service. There are several ticket types available, including Standard, Super Economy, and Business. The most popular routes for Trenitalia Intercity are from Rome to Milan, Naples to Florence, and Turin to Venice.

Intercity from Catania to Messina train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: $13
  • Intercity frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Trains from Catania to Messina

FAQs: Travel by train from Catania 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 Catania to Messina.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Catania to Messina can start from as little as $11 (€10) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Catania to Messina is $11 (€10); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Catania to Messina train travel time is 1 h 21 min   for the 53 mile (86 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Catania to Messina leaves at 9: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Catania to Messina leaves at 8: 09 PM.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Catania to Messina with Regionale or Intercity. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Messina. Take the fast train with Frecciabianca from Catania to Messina.
For the route from Catania to Messina you can take a train with Regionale, Intercity or Frecciabianca. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Messina from Catania on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 09 PM.

When departing from Catania, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Catania Centrale, Catania Airport-Fontanarossa and Catania Europa. When arriving in Messina, you can end your trip in train stations like Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Catania Centrale, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Messina Centrale, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Messina from Catania is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 21 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Catania to Messina is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Messina from Catania including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Catania and Messina

Catania
Messina
The major railway station for departures from Catania is Catania Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Catania Centrale for your journey from Catania to Messina.
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The major train station for arrivals in Messina is Messina Centrale. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Messina Centrale for your journey to Messina from Catania.
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