The cheapest trains from Rome to Messina

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Cheapest

$78

Average

$141

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 Rome to Messina will cost around $ 141 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 78.

Cheapest
07:26AMRome Termini8h09 03:35PMMessina Centrale
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$781One-way
Cheapest
11:26AMRome Termini8h09 07:35PMMessina Centrale
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$781One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:58AMRome Termini6h37 03:35PMMessina Centrale
1 changes
$1211One-way
11:00PMRome Termini9h05 08:05AMMessina Centrale
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$1741One-way
09:06PMRome Termini9h04 06:10AMMessina Centrale
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$1781One-way

Timetable Rome to Messina

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07:26AMRome Termini8h09 03:35PMMessina Centrale
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08:58AMRome Termini6h37 03:35PMMessina Centrale
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11:26AMRome Termini8h09 07:35PMMessina Centrale
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09:06PMRome Termini9h04 06:10AMMessina Centrale
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10:35PMRome Termini7h35 06:10AMMessina Centrale
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11:00PMRome Termini9h05 08:05AMMessina Centrale
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
Oct 19
$78Intercity
$73Sais Autolinee
$45Malta Air
Wed
Oct 20
$78Intercity
$59Flixbus
$37Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 21
$53Intercity
$44Flixbus
$37Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 22
$77Intercity
$49Flixbus
$8Malta Air
Sat
Oct 23
$41Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$19Malta Air
Sun
Oct 24
$65Intercity
$49Flixbus
$8Malta Air
Mon
Oct 25
$53Intercity
$46Flixbus
$12Wizz Air
Tue
Oct 26
$53Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Wed
Oct 27
$41Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 28
$53Intercity
$49Flixbus
$12Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 29
$77Intercity
$49Flixbus
$44Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 30
$77Intercity
$41Flixbus
$45Malta Air
Sun
Oct 31
$53Intercity
$46Flixbus
$6Malta Air
Mon
Nov 1
$53Intercity
$73Sais Autolinee
$13Malta Air
Tue
Nov 2
$77Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$32Malta Air
Wed
Nov 3
$21Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$15Malta Air
Thu
Nov 4
$28Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$12Malta Air
Fri
Nov 5
$41Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air
Sun
Nov 7
$21Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$13Malta Air
Mon
Nov 8
$41Intercity
$74Autoservizi Salemi
$6Wizz Air

The fastest trains from Rome to Messina

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Fastest Journey

6 h 37 m

Average

8 h 6 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

487 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Rome for Messina every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 487 km distance in an average of 8 h 6 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 37 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 5 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
08:58AMRome Termini6h37 03:35PMMessina Centrale
1 changes
$1211One-way
2nd Fastest
10:35PMRome Termini7h35 06:10AMMessina Centrale
1 changes
$2191One-way
07:26AMRome Termini8h09 03:35PMMessina Centrale
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$781One-way
11:26AMRome Termini8h09 07:35PMMessina Centrale
0 changes
$781One-way
09:06PMRome Termini9h04 06:10AMMessina Centrale
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$1781One-way

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Train Information to Messina from Rome

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$64 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa

Trains from Rome to Messina cover the 302 miles (487 km) long route taking on average 8 h 9 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $64 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Messina Centrale.

Train companies

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains between Rome and Messina

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains will get you from Rome to Messina from $41 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Frecciarossa
Trenitalia

Find cheap tickets for Frecciarossa trains between Rome and Messina on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Rome to Messina train schedule from Frecciarossa, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 302 miles (487 km) route between Rome and Messina, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Rome and Messina in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Frecciarossa trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Frecciarossa train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Messina from Rome and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Rome to Messina with Frecciarossa!

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Rome to Messina
    Travel by train 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 Rome to Messina.
    FAQs
    How much are cheap trains from Rome to Messina?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Messina from Rome for as low as $41 (€33)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is the train from Rome to Messina on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $64 (€52)  for a train ticket from Rome to Messina.
    What is the distance between Rome and Messina by train?
    The Rome to Messina train distance is approximately 302 miles (487 km).
    How long is the train ride between Rome and Messina?
    The train time from Rome to Messina is on average 8 h 9 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Messina from Rome by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the train from Rome to Messina depart from? Which Messina train station do I come into from Rome?

    Some of the Rome train stations to Messina you can start your journey from include Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Messina include Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina, Fiumara Gazzi.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Roma Termini   and arriving in Messina Centrale.

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

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Roma Termini, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Rome.

    The most popular arrival train station, Messina Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Messina.

    Which train companies can get me from Rome to Messina?
    For the best Rome to Messina train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Intercity, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Messina from Rome to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Can I book a direct train from Rome to Messina?
    Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Rome to Messina, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Intercity or Intercity Notte  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    How many train services are there to Messina from Rome a day?
    On average, there are 2 trains a day from Rome to Messina. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Rome to Messina?
    The first Rome to Messina train departs at 5: 26 AM   and the last train from Rome to Messina leaves at 10: 26 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rome to Messina on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Rome to Messina to get the best deals?
    You can find trains between Rome and Messina to cost on average $64 (€52) 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 Rome to Messina train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rome
    Messina
    Roma Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your trip to Messina.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket office hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
    Connections to/from station
    Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
    Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
    Tram lines: 5, 14
    Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket office hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
    Connections to/from station
    Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
    Metro lines: LB
    Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3