How to get from Bologna to Messina by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Bologna to Messina is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||485 miles (783 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus|
Take a bus to travel 485 miles (783 km) to Messina from Bologna. FlixBus is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Bologna to Messina.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $21 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Step on board a Frecciarossa travel and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed travel make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These travel reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 485 miles (783 km) between Bologna and Messina quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed travel. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.
We show you the latest Frecciarossa travel schedule for the Bologna to Messina route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this trip, such as departure and arrival travel stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap travel from Bologna to Messina with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Wizz Air is one of the leading low-cost airlines offering flights within and outside Europe, and you can choose between Basic, Wixx Go, Wizz Plus & Flex ticket types for your travel from Bologna to Messina.
You can travel between Bologna and Messina by bus.
A flight is the fastest way to get to Messina from Bologna with an average travel time for this trip around 1 h 35 min.
You should expect to travel around 485 miles (783 km) between Bologna and Messina.
The average frequency per day from Bologna to Messina is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Messina from Bologna as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bologna to Messina:
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