How to get from Milan to Messina

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from Milan to Messina

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

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To get from Milan to Messina on 09 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10Milan Linate Airport1h40 08:50Lamezia Terme Airport
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08:30Milano, Autostazione Lampugnano20h50 05:20Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica
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20:00Milan Malpensa Airport1h55 21:55Lamezia Terme Airport
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06:20Milan Malpensa Airport1h55 08:15Lamezia Terme Airport
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22:10Milan Linate Airport1h40 23:50Lamezia Terme Airport
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Travel Information between Milan and Messina

distanceDistance598 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £246
fastestFastest modeFlight • £57 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAutoservizi Salemi, Ryanair or Intercity

Travel 598 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Messina from Milan. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Autoservizi Salemi, Ryanair or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Milan to Messina.

Travel Tips: Travel from Milan to Messina

Travel 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.

There are 4 travel options from Milan to Messina: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Messina, which costs on average £3.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Messina:

A ferry is about £78 less than a coach, which costs on average £80 for this trip.

A ferry journey is usually £55 less than a journey to Messina by plane, which costs on average £57 for the same trip.

A ferry is £243 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Milan to Messina costing on average £246.

The quickest way to travel to Messina from Milan is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 16 h   on average.

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In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 35 min   of travel time.

Messina is approximately 598 miles away from Milan.

The average frequency per day from Milan to Messina is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Milan to Messina as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Milan to Messina:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Milan to Messina depart from Milan, Stazione Centrale to Messina, Piazza Della Repubblica (Stazione Centrale).
  • Most travellers catch their train from Milano Centrale and arrive in Messina Centrale.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milan to Messina:

  • You can travel between Milan and Messina by coach with Autoservizi Salemi. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £80 with Autoservizi Salemi from Milan to Messina.
  • You can go to Messina from Milan by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £57 with Ryanair from Milan to Messina on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Milan and Messina with Intercity, and you can find Intercity Milan to Messina tickets for £246 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available to Messina from Milan with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct flights per day with easyJet, Ryanair, ITA or Wizz Air.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with Intercity Notte.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Messina? Many Omio customers who go from Milan to Messina usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Catania, Palermo or Rome. If you're looking to explore Catania, Palermo or Rome from Messina, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £80 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £57 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £3 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £246 one way.

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

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