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from Messina to Catania

You can get from Messina to Catania by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Messina to Catania on Aug 5 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:15AMMessina Centrale1h20 10:35AMCatania Centrale
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$111One-way
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09:15AMMessina Centrale1h20 10:35AMCatania Centrale
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07:26AMMessina Centrale1h14 08:40AMCatania Centrale
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05:15PMMessina Centrale1h17 06:32PMCatania Centrale
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05:45PMMessina Centrale1h49 07:34PMCatania Centrale
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Aug 4
$11Regionale
Thu
Aug 5
$11Regionale
Fri
Aug 6
$11Regionale
Sat
Aug 7
$11Regionale
Sun
Aug 8
$11Regionale
Mon
Aug 9
$11Regionale
Tue
Aug 10
$11Regionale
Wed
Aug 11
$9Regionale
Thu
Aug 12
$11Regionale
Fri
Aug 13
$11Regionale
Sat
Aug 14
$11Regionale
Sun
Aug 15
$11Regionale
Mon
Aug 16
$11Regionale
Tue
Aug 17
$11Regionale
Wed
Aug 18
$11Regionale
Thu
Aug 19
$11Regionale
Fri
Aug 20
$11Regionale
Sat
Aug 21
$9Regionale
Sun
Aug 22
$11Regionale
Mon
Aug 23
$11Regionale
Tue
Aug 24
$11Regionale

Travel Information from Messina to Catania

distanceDistance53 miles (86 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€8) • 2 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $11 (€8) • 1 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRegionale or Regionale

Travel 53 miles (86 km) by bus or train between Messina and Catania. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Regionale or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Messina to Catania.

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FAQs
How do I go from Messina to Catania?

You can travel between Messina and Catania 2 different ways: bus or train.

How many miles from Messina to Catania would I travel?

The Messina to Catania distance is around 53 miles (86 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Messina and in Catania?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Messina to Catania:

  • Buses from Messina to Catania most often leave from Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale) and arrive in Catania, Autostazione.
  • Trains mostly depart from Messina Centrale and arrive in Catania Centrale.
Which travel operators can get me to Catania from Messina?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Messina to Catania, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Regionale can take you to Catania by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Regionale from Messina to Catania for $11 (€8).
  • Regionale can get you to Catania by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Regionale from Messina to Catania for $11 (€8) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Catania from Messina ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Messina to Catania? Many Omio customers who go from Messina to Catania usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Palermo. If you're looking to explore Rome, Milan or Palermo from Catania, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket from Messina to Catania online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Messina to Catania, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $11 (€8) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $11 (€8) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Messina to Catania online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

How do I get from Messina to Catania the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Catania is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $11 (€8) compared to other travel options to Catania:

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Messina to Catania costing on average $11 (€8).

What is the quickest way from Messina to Catania?

The fastest way from Messina to Catania is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 17 min.

There are alternative travel options to Catania that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 36 min   on average.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Messina
Catania
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P.della Repubblica nr.25, Messina
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