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from Palermo to Messina

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

Our recommendation

To get from Palermo to Messina on Oct 26 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:05PMPalermo2h45 08:50PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$171One-way
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06:05PMPalermo2h45 08:50PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$171One-way
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06:00PMPalermo2h50 08:50PMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$171One-way
08:32AMPalermo Centrale2h45 11:17AMMessina Centrale
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$171One-way
09:05AMPalermo2h40 11:45AMMessina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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$171One-way

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Mon
Oct 25
$17Regionale
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Tue
Oct 26
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Wed
Oct 27
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
Thu
Oct 28
$17Regionale
$17Sais Regional
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
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
$16Intercity
$17Sais Regional
Thu
Nov 11
$17Regionale
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Fri
Nov 12
$17Regionale
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Sat
Nov 13
$17Regionale
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Sun
Nov 14
$17Regionale
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Travel Information to Messina from Palermo

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€14) • 2 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRegionale

Travel 118 miles (191 km) by train to Messina from Palermo. Regionale is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Palermo to Messina.

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FAQs
How do I go from Palermo to Messina?

Travel from Palermo to Messina by taking a train.

What is the fastest way to get from Palermo to Messina?

The fastest way to travel to Messina from Palermo is by train, which requires on average 2 h 43 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Palermo to Messina?

The Palermo to Messina distance is around 118 miles (191 km).

When traveling between Palermo and Messina, where do I depart from Palermo and where do I arrive in Messina?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Palermo to Messina:

  • Most travelers catch their train from Palermo Centrale and arrive in Messina Centrale.
Which travel companies can take me from Palermo to Messina?

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

  • Travel with Regionale for trains to Messina. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Regionale Palermo to Messina tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
Can I find a direct route from Palermo to Messina?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Palermo to Messina:

  • You can book a direct train with Regionale or Intercity.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Messina as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Messina from Palermo.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Palermo to Messina?
Your trip from Palermo to Messina doesn't have to end in Messina. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Catania, Rome or Milan. If you’d like to add Catania, Rome or Milan to your Palermo to Messina tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Messina today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Palermo to Messina online to get the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost on average $17 (€14) one way.

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

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