Rome to Messina train

Cheap train tickets from Rome to Messina

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£56

Average

£81

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
11:26Rome Termini8h09 19:35Messina Centrale
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£561One-way
Cheapest
07:26Rome Termini8h09 15:35Messina Centrale
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£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:58Rome Termini6h37 15:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£871One-way
23:00Rome Termini9h05 08:05Messina Centrale
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£1261One-way

Train schedule Rome to Messina

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07:26Rome Termini8h09 15:35Messina Centrale
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08:58Rome Termini6h37 15:35Messina Centrale
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11:26Rome Termini8h09 19:35Messina Centrale
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23:00Rome Termini9h05 08:05Messina Centrale
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Fastest train times from Rome to Messina

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 37 m

Average

8 h

Trains per day

4

Distance

487 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Rome for Messina every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:58Rome Termini6h37 15:35Messina Centrale
1 change
£871One-way
2nd Fastest
11:26Rome Termini8h09 19:35Messina Centrale
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£561One-way
2nd Fastest
07:26Rome Termini8h09 15:35Messina Centrale
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£561One-way
23:00Rome Termini9h05 08:05Messina Centrale
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£1261One-way

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Overview: Train from Rome to Messina

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte

Trains from Rome to Messina cover the 302 miles (487 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £56, but the average price of train tickets is £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Messina Centrale.

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

Find the best trains to Messina from Rome with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia from £56. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Italo
Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

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.

    Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railway company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

    Find the perfect train to cover the 302 miles (487 km) long route between Rome and Messina with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia timetable and book a cheap train between Rome and Messina in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Rome to Messina route, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

      Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 302 miles (487 km) to Messina from Rome quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

      We show you the latest Frecciarossa train timetable for the Rome 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 train 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 train between Rome and Messina with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

        Travel Tips: Trains from Rome 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 Rome to Messina.
        FAQs
        If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Rome and Messina for as little as £56  in the next 7 days.
        The Rome to Messina train ticket price is on average £56  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
        The Rome to Messina train distance is approximately 302 miles (487 km).
        While the time it takes to travel 302 miles (487 km) between Rome and Messina can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Rome to Messina is on average 5 h 5 min.

        When departing from Rome, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Messina, you can end your journey in train stations like Messina Centrale, Messina Marittima and Messina, Fiumara Gazzi.

        Omio customers book a train from Roma Termini   to Messina Centrale   most frequently for this route.

        Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

        Passengers arriving in Messina most often arrive at Messina Centrale and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from this train station to the city centre.

        For the trip from Rome to Messina you can take a train with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Italo, Frecciargento, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Rome and Messina on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
        Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day to Messina from Rome, and you can find a direct train for this route with Intercity or Intercity Notte  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
        On average, there are 2 trains a day from Rome to Messina. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
        If you prefer early morning trains from Rome to Messina, the first train leaves at 05: 26. If you prefer late night trains from Rome to Messina, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Rome to Messina timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
        You can find a train to Messina from Rome to cost on average £56 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Rome to Messina train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

        Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

        Rome
        Messina
        Roma Termini is the most popular Rome 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 Rome for your journey to Messina.
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        ATMATM
        TaxisTaxis
        AccessibilityAccessibility
        phone
        Phone Number
        +39 064745421
        ticketOfficeHours
        Ticket Office Hours
        Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
        Public transport options for Roma Termini
        Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
        Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
        Tram lines: 5, 14
        Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
        Amenities at station
        WifiWifi
        LockersLockers
        ParkingParking
        ATMATM
        TaxisTaxis
        AccessibilityAccessibility
        phone
        Phone Number
        +39 892021
        ticketOfficeHours
        Ticket Office Hours
        Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
        Public transport options for Roma Tiburtina
        Metro lines: LB
        Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
        Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3

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