Milan to Messina train

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Messina

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Cheapest

£103

Average

£134

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.

Cheapest
22:13Milan Porta Garibaldi17h22 15:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£1031One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:40Milan Centrale17h05 12:45Messina Centrale
0 changes
£1041One-way
13:48Milan Centrale18h17 08:05Messina Centrale
1 change
£1361One-way
08:30Milan Centrale11h05 19:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£1371One-way
09:10Milan Centrale20h05 05:15Messina Centrale
2 changes
£1471One-way

Train schedule Milan to Messina

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 6 July
08:30Milan Centrale11h05 19:35Messina Centrale
1 change
09:10Milan Centrale20h05 05:15Messina Centrale
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13:48Milan Centrale18h17 08:05Messina Centrale
1 change
18:30Milan Centrale10h45 05:15Messina Centrale
1 change
19:00Milan Centrale13h05 08:05Messina Centrale
1 change
19:40Milan Centrale17h05 12:45Messina Centrale
0 changes
22:13Milan Porta Garibaldi17h22 15:35Messina Centrale
1 change

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Fastest train times from Milan to Messina

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Fastest Journey

10 h 45 m

Average

15 h 23 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

964 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Milan for Messina every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
18:30Milan Centrale10h45 05:15Messina Centrale
1 change
£1511One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30Milan Centrale11h05 19:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£1371One-way
19:00Milan Centrale13h05 08:05Messina Centrale
1 change
£1581One-way
19:40Milan Centrale17h05 12:45Messina Centrale
0 changes
£1041One-way
22:13Milan Porta Garibaldi17h22 15:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£1031One-way

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Overview: Train from Milan to Messina

distanceDistance598 miles (964 km)
durationAverage train duration17 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€112)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity Notte, Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia

Trains from Milan to Messina cover the 598 miles (964 km) long trip taking on average 17 h 5 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £101, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £94. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Messina Centrale.

Train companies: Italo, Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains Milan to Messina

Travel to Messina from Milan from £94 with Omio’s train partners Italo, Frecciarossa and Trenitalia! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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Frecciarossa
Italo

Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.

Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel to Messina from Milan, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 598 miles (964 km) long train trip. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Milan to Messina journey with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train timetable, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes from Milan to Messina, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.

    There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railway company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 598 miles (964 km) between Milan and Messina on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

    You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Milan to Messina trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Milan to Messina train ticket on Omio and enjoy travelling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

      Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

      • Average Price: £108

      Travel Tips: Trains from Milan 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 Milan to Messina.
      FAQs
      You can find a cheap train from Milan to Messina for some dates and times for as low as £94  one way in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Milan to Messina train prices are on average £101  one way.
      The Milan to Messina train distance is approximately 598 miles (964 km).
      The Milan to Messina train duration is on average 17 h 5 min, which is to be expected when travelling 598 miles (964 km) to Messina from Milan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

      Some of the Milan train stations to Messina you can start your journey from include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Messina include Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina, Fiumara Gazzi.

      When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale   and arriving in Messina Centrale.

      Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Messina Centrale, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

      When taking a train from Milan to Messina, you can count on Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Messina. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Milan to Messina and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
      The average number of trains departing Milan for Messina is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The first Milan to Messina train departs at 04: 40   and the last train from Milan to Messina leaves at 21: 20. Check out the most up-to-date Milan to Messina train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      If you purchase a train ticket to Messina from Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £101 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Milan and Messina are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Milan
      Messina
      Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Milan for your journey to Messina.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ParkingParking
      ATMATM
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      phone
      Phone Number
      +39 892021
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
      Public transport options for Milano Centrale
      Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
      Tram lines: 1
      Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
      Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ParkingParking
      ATMATM
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      phone
      Phone Number
      +39 892021
      Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
      Metro lines: M2, M5
      Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
      Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8

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