The cheapest trains from Messina to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£12

Average

£14

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 Messina to Palermo will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.

Cheapest
06:38Messina Centrale2h51 09:29Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
Cheapest
07:53Messina Centrale3h10 11:03Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
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17:14Messina Centrale2h44 19:58Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
Cheapest
12:27Messina Centrale3h02 15:29Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
Cheapest
14:35Messina Centrale2h54 17:29Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way

Timetable Messina to Palermo

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 18 Oct
04:50Messina Centrale3h03 07:53Palermo Centrale
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06:38Messina Centrale2h51 09:29Palermo Centrale
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07:53Messina Centrale3h10 11:03Palermo Centrale
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10:40Messina Centrale2h52 13:32Palermo Centrale
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12:27Messina Centrale3h02 15:29Palermo Centrale
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14:35Messina Centrale2h54 17:29Palermo Centrale
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16:15Messina Centrale3h10 19:25Palermo Centrale
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17:14Messina Centrale2h44 19:58Palermo Centrale
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18:05Messina Centrale3h53 21:58Palermo Centrale
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20:05Messina Centrale3h00 23:05Palermo Centrale
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Mon
18 Oct
£12Regionale
Tue
19 Oct
£12Regionale
Wed
20 Oct
£12Regionale
Thu
21 Oct
£12Regionale
Fri
22 Oct
£12Regionale
Sat
23 Oct
£12Regionale
Sun
24 Oct
£12Regionale
Mon
25 Oct
£12Regionale
Tue
26 Oct
£12Regionale
Wed
27 Oct
£12Regionale
Thu
28 Oct
£12Regionale
Fri
29 Oct
£12Regionale
Sat
30 Oct
£12Regionale
Sun
31 Oct
£12Regionale
Mon
1 Nov
£12Regionale
Tue
2 Nov
£12Regionale
Wed
3 Nov
£12Regionale
Thu
4 Nov
£12Regionale
Fri
5 Nov
£11Intercity
Sat
6 Nov
£12Regionale

The fastest trains from Messina to Palermo

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

192 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Messina for Palermo every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 192 km distance in an average of 3 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 53 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
17:14Messina Centrale2h44 19:58Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
2nd Fastest
06:38Messina Centrale2h51 09:29Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
10:40Messina Centrale2h52 13:32Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
14:35Messina Centrale2h54 17:29Palermo Centrale
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£121One-way
20:05Messina Centrale3h00 23:05Palermo Centrale
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£221One-way

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Train Information from Messina to Palermo

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€14)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRegionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity

Trains from Messina to Palermo cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 44 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Messina Centrale and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Travel Tips

Trains from Messina to Palermo
Travel by train to Palermo 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 Messina to Palermo.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Messina to Palermo cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Palermo from Messina for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Messina to Palermo?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Messina to Palermo train to cost on average £12  one way.
What is the distance by train from Messina to Palermo?
The train distance from Messina to Palermo is around 118 miles (191 km).
What is the average Messina to Palermo train duration?
The train time to Palermo from Messina is on average 2 h 44 min  for the 118 miles (191 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Palermo from Messina by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Messina goes to Palermo? Which train station do I come into Palermo from Messina?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Messina Centrale   and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

Where is the departure train station in Messina located? Where is the arrival train station in Palermo located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Messina Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Messina. The most popular arrival train station in Palermo, called Palermo Centrale, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train companies can take me to Palermo from Messina?
For the best Messina to Palermo train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Intercity. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Messina and Palermo to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first train depart from Messina to Palermo? When does the last train depart from Messina to Palermo?
The first train from Messina to Palermo leaves at 04: 38   and the last train for this leaves at 19: 05. Omio shows you the latest train from Messina to Palermo schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I book Messina to Palermo train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Messina and Palermo within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Messina to Palermo a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Messina
Palermo
The major railway station for departures from Messina is Messina Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Messina Centrale for your trip between Messina and Palermo.