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Catania to Messina by bus

The journey from Catania to Messina by bus is 54.07 mi and takes 1 hr 32 min. There are 988 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:30 AM and the last at 11:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Catania to Messina by bus for as little as $8.62 or as much as $258.27. The best price for this journey is $8.62.

Lowest Price$8.62
Journey Duration1 hr 32 min
Connection per Day988
Lowest Price$8.62
Highest Price$258.27
First Departure1:30 AM
Last Departure11:30 PM
Distance54.07 mi
DepartureCatania
ArrivalMessina
CarriersRegionale Veloce, Taormina TransferMore

Catania to Messina Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Catania to Messina cost?

When you're traveling from Catania to Messina, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $25.52. You might be able to find prices as low as $8.62, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Catania to Messina will cost you $25.52. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Catania to Messina by bus?

The average journey time is 1 hr 32 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 54.07 mi from Catania to Messina. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Catania to Messina to take longer than 1 hr 32 min. The distance between Catania and Messina is around 54.07 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 32 min. However, the fastest routes between Catania and Messina take 1 hr 10 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many daily journeys are there from Catania to Messina?

The route from Catania to Messina is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Catania 988 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Catania to Messina, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 987 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Catania to Messina. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Catania to Messina
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Catania to Messina.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Catania to Messina, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Catania to Messina.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $6.40 to $8.75 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 27% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Catania to Messina

The cheapest Catania - Messina bus tickets can be found for as low as $8.61 if you’re lucky, or $9.11 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $12.75.

Find the best day to travel to Messina by bus

When travelling to Messina by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

Sais Autolinee is an Italian bus company that operates both national and international routes. Founded in 1924, the company has a long history of providing reliable and affordable transportation services to its customers. Sais Autolinee operates a modern fleet of buses equipped with air conditioning, comfortable seating, and other amenities to ensure a comfortable journey for passengers. The company offers a range of ticket options, including one-way, round-trip, and multi-ride passes, as well as discounts for students and seniors. With a focus on safety, punctuality, and customer satisfaction, Sais Autolinee is a popular choice for travelers in Italy and beyond.

Services on board SAIS Autolinee, FlixBus and Autobus from Catania to Messina
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Catania to Messina CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
6.09kg
Bus
6.53kg
Flight
17.4kg
Car
13.92kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Catania to Messina?
A bus ticket from Catania to Messina is $25.52. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $8.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Catania to Messina?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Catania to Messina is $8.62. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Catania and Messina by bus?
Catania to Messina is 54.07 mi.
How long does the bus between Catania and Messina take?
Catania to Messina is on average 1 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Catania to Messina?
The bus journey from Catania to Messina is covered by 9 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, Taormina Transfer, SAIS Autolinee, FlixBus, Transfer Taormina, Autobus, Sais Regional, Walk Around Sicily, Itabus and DB - Intercity.
How many bus connections per day go from Catania to Messina?
Catania to Messina has 988 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Catania to Messina leave?
The earliest bus from Catania to Messina departs at 1:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Catania to Messina depart?
The latest bus from Catania to Messina departs at 11:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Catania to Messina in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $8.62 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Catania to Messina?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Catania to go to Messina. You can go from Bicocca, Catania Centrale and Catania Ognina and you can arrive at Tremestieri, Giampilieri and Messina Centrale.
How many direct connections depart from Catania to Messina?
There are on average 987 direct connection(s) from Catania to go to Messina.
What's the fastest journey time between Catania to Messina by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Catania and Messina is 1 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct bus from Catania to Messina?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Catania and Messina.
What are the CO2 emissions for Catania to Messina by bus?
The bus journey from Catania to Messina creates 6.53kg of CO2 emissions.

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