Compare flights, trains, buses and transfers to get from Genoa to Messina
How to get from Genoa to Messina
Travel from Genoa to Messina and discover this Sicilia city of 220.000 inhabitants. The distance from Genoa to Messina is 1430 kilometers; with Wanderio you can compare the available trains, buses, and flights to get from Genoa to Messina, so that you can organize your trip choosing the fastest route, the most comfortable or the cheapest one. You can choose among different choices and organize your trip according to your needs, depending on whether you are looking for the fastest, the most comfortable or perhaps the cheapest travel solution. For example, by choosing a flight from Genoa to Messina, you’ll get to your destination in about 2 hours on average; flight ticket prices start from 219 €. Going from Genoa to Messina by train instead? Prices for your ticket start from 40 € and the train journey takes about 13 hours on average.
Trains Genoa - Messina
You can get from Genoa to Messina by train, thanks to the 7 daily routes provided by Trenitalia. The train ride from Genoa to Messina takes about 13 hours on average and the average train ticket is 71€. If you book in advance, you can find the best fares and save 42% on average on your train ticket, with prices starting from 40€. Travelling Italy by train can often be cheap.
Buses Genoa - Messina
Coaches from Genoa to Messina are comfortable and rather cheap; you can travel with Baltour and BusCenter on one of the 2 buses that every day link Genoa to Messina and get you to your destination in about 18 hours on average. Genoa - Messina bus tickets cost 76€ on average. Thanks to low cost fares though, you can find cheap buses at prices as low as 74€. Travelling Italy by bus could be the cheapest solution for you low budget trips.
Flights Genoa - Messina
To get to Messina from Genoa you can take a flight from Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport, which is the closest airport to Genoa, and arrive at Reggio di Calabria Airport, the airport the best serves Messina. The average price for a Genoa to Messina flight is 332€, but you can find low cost flights as well, with prices starting from 219€. Getting from Genoa to Messina by flight takes about 2 hours on average; however, you need to consider the time to get to the airport and pass the security checks. You can count on 85 daily connections between Genoa and Messina provided by Alitalia, Volotea, and IBERIA. Reggio di Calabria Airport is the closest airport to Messina and is 26 kilometers away from the city center; you can get to Messina in 39 minutes thanks to airport shuttles from Reggio di Calabria Airport to Messina.