The cheapest trains from Messina to Palermo

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Cheapest

$17

Average

$20

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 Palermo will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 17.

Cheapest
07:53AMMessina Centrale3h10 11:03AMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
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10:40AMMessina Centrale2h52 01:32PMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
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12:27PMMessina Centrale3h02 03:29PMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
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04:50AMMessina Centrale3h03 07:53AMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
Cheapest
06:38AMMessina Centrale2h51 09:29AMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way

Timetable Messina to Palermo

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04:50AMMessina Centrale3h03 07:53AMPalermo Centrale
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06:38AMMessina Centrale2h51 09:29AMPalermo Centrale
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07:53AMMessina Centrale3h10 11:03AMPalermo Centrale
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10:40AMMessina Centrale2h52 01:32PMPalermo Centrale
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12:27PMMessina Centrale3h02 03:29PMPalermo Centrale
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02:35PMMessina Centrale2h54 05:29PMPalermo Centrale
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04:15PMMessina Centrale3h10 07:25PMPalermo Centrale
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05:14PMMessina Centrale2h44 07:58PMPalermo Centrale
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06:05PMMessina Centrale3h53 09:58PMPalermo Centrale
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08:05PMMessina Centrale3h00 11:05PMPalermo Centrale
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Sun
Oct 24
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Mon
Oct 25
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Tue
Oct 26
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Wed
Oct 27
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Thu
Oct 28
$17Regionale
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Fri
Oct 29
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Sat
Oct 30
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Sun
Oct 31
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Mon
Nov 1
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Tue
Nov 2
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Wed
Nov 3
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Thu
Nov 4
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Fri
Nov 5
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Sat
Nov 6
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Sun
Nov 7
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Mon
Nov 8
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Tue
Nov 9
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Wed
Nov 10
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Thu
Nov 11
$16Intercity
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Fri
Nov 12
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Sat
Nov 13
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional

The fastest trains from Messina to Palermo

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

192 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Messina for Palermo every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 192 km distance in an average of 3 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 53 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
05:14PMMessina Centrale2h44 07:58PMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
2nd Fastest
06:38AMMessina Centrale2h51 09:29AMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
10:40AMMessina Centrale2h52 01:32PMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
02:35PMMessina Centrale2h54 05:29PMPalermo Centrale
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$171One-way
08:05PMMessina Centrale3h00 11:05PMPalermo Centrale
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$311One-way

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Train Information from Messina to Palermo

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€14)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRegionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity

Trains from Messina to Palermo cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 44 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Messina Centrale and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Travel Tips

Trains from Messina to Palermo
Travel by train to Palermo 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 Messina to Palermo.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Messina to Palermo cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Messina to Palermo to cost as little as $17 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Messina to Palermo?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Messina to Palermo train to cost on average $17 (€14)  one way.
How many miles is it from Messina to Palermo by train?
The Messina to Palermo train distance is approximately 118 miles (191 km).
How long is the train ride between Messina and Palermo?
The train time between Messina and Palermo is on average 2 h 44 min  for the 118 miles (191 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Messina to Palermo by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Messina to Palermo, which train station in Messina do I depart from and which train station in Palermo do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Messina Centrale   to Palermo Centrale.

Where do I find the Messina train station to Palermo? Where is the Palermo train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Messina Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Messina. The most popular arrival train station in Palermo, called Palermo Centrale, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

What train providers go from Messina to Palermo?
When taking a train from Messina to Palermo, you can count on Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity for the best way to get you to Palermo. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Messina and Palermo and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any nonstop train services from Messina to Palermo?
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Messina to Palermo on Omio with Regionale or Intercity, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
When does the first train depart from Messina to Palermo? When does the last train depart from Messina to Palermo?
The first Messina to Palermo train departs at 4: 38 AM   and the last train from Messina to Palermo leaves at 7: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Messina to Palermo on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Messina to Palermo for the best deals?
You can find trains to Palermo from Messina to cost on average $17 (€14) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Messina to Palermo train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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