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How to get from Milan to Messina

Compare flights, trains, buses and transfers to get from Milan to Messina


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from Milan to Messina

How to get from Milan to Messina

Travel from Milan to Messina and discover this Sicilia city of 220.000 inhabitants. The distance from Milan to Messina is 1550 kilometers; with Wanderio you can compare the available trains, buses, and flights to get from Milan 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 Milan to Messina, you’ll get to your destination in about 2 hours on average; flight ticket prices start from 63 €. Going from Milan to Messina by train instead? Prices for your ticket start from 70 € and the train journey takes about 11 hours on average.

Trains Milan - Messina

You can get from Milan to Messina by train, thanks to the 9 daily routes provided by Trenitalia. The train ride from Milan to Messina takes about 11 hours on average and the average train ticket is 88€. If you book in advance, you can find the best fares and save 42% on average on your train ticket, with prices starting from 70€. Travelling Italy by train can often be cheap.

Buses Milan - Messina

Coaches from Milan to Messina are comfortable and rather cheap; you can travel with Baltour and BusCenter on one of the 10 buses that every day link Milan to Messina and get you to your destination in about 14 hours on average. Milan - 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 Milan - Messina

To get to Messina from Milan you can take a flight from Milan Linate Airport, which is the closest airport to Milan, and arrive at Reggio di Calabria Airport, the airport the best serves Messina. The average price for a Milan to Messina flight is 375€, but you can find low cost flights as well, with prices starting from 63€. Getting from Milan 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 122 daily connections between Milan and Messina provided by Ryanair, easyJet, and Air Italy. 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.