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.
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8 h 30 m
11 h 56 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Florence to Messina without transferring at least once.
|Distance||444 miles (716 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||$97 (€89)|
|Train providers||Italo, Frecciargento, Intercity or Frecciarossa|
Trains from Florence to Messina cover the 444 miles (716 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 55 min with our travel partners like Italo, Frecciargento, Intercity or Frecciarossa. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $97 (€89), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $93 (€86). Travelers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Messina Centrale.
You can travel by train between Florence and Messina with Italo, Intercity and Frecciarossa for as low as $93 (€86). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
If you're looking for cheap Intercity tickets between Florence and Messina, check out Omio! With one-way Florence to Messina train ticket prices starting as low as $93 (€86) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Messina from Florence by showing you the latest Intercity offers, train schedules and tickets for this 444 miles (716 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with Intercity. If you search for Intercity tickets from Florence to Messina in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Florence to Messina on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Intercity so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.
Florence to Messina train information with Italo:
Enjoy a comfortable train ride from Florence to Messina with Frecciarossa, the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia. Frecciarossa trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are known for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making your 444 miles (716 km) long route from Florence to Messina smooth and easy. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.
Omio shows you the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train schedule for the Florence to Messina route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. Prices for Frecciarossa trains between Florence and Messina start as low as $104 (€96) on Omio. You can select from three different ticket options: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap train from Florence to Messina with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!
When taking a train from Florence, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte. When you arrive in Messina, your train can arrive in train stations including Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina, Fiumara Gazzi.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Messina Centrale.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Messina Centrale and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Messina.
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