The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Naples to Messina is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 45 m
5 h 54 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Naples for Messina every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||195 miles (314 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||$56 (€49)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Regionale|
Trains from Naples to Messina cover the 195 miles (314 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte, Intercity, Italo or Regionale. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $56 (€49), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Napoli Centrale and arrive in Messina Centrale.
Travel from Naples to Messina from $34 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Intercity and Italo! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
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.
When departing from Naples, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Napoli Centrale, Napoli Piazza Garibaldi and Napoli Montesanto. When arriving in Messina, you can end your trip in train stations like Messina Centrale and Messina Marittima.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Napoli Centrale, which is located around 2.5 miles (4.1 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.
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