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Florence to Messina by bus

The journey from Florence to Messina by bus is 445.98 mi and takes 14 hr 27 min. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 8:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Florence to Messina by bus for as little as $18.45 or as much as $172.28. The best price for this journey is $18.45.

Lowest Price$18.45
Journey Duration14 hr 27 min
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price$18.45
Highest Price$172.28
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure8:20 PM
Distance445.98 mi
DepartureFlorence
ArrivalMessina
CarriersFlixBus, Autoservizi SalemiMore

Florence to Messina Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Florence to Messina?

On average, a bus ticket from Florence to Messina will cost you $65.03. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $18.45. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Florence to Messina. On average, though, you'll pay about $65.03 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

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

With a distance of 445.98 mi between Florence and Messina, it will usually take 14 hr 27 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 14 hr 27 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Florence and Messina by bus usually takes 14 hr 27 min to cover a distance of 445.98 mi. The shortest journey from Florence to Messina will take you 10 hr 7 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Messina quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many daily journeys are there from Florence to Messina?

The exact number of journeys from Florence to Messina can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 28 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Florence to Messina. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Florence to Messina varies, but in general, you can expect to find 3 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 25 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Florence to Messina. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Florence 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 Florence 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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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.

Autoservizi Salemi is a bus company based in Sicily, Italy. It was founded in 1972 and has since grown to become one of the leading bus operators in the region. The company offers a wide range of services, including local and long-distance bus transportation, airport transfers, and private tours. Autoservizi Salemi operates a modern fleet of buses equipped with air conditioning, comfortable seating, and other amenities. The company is committed to providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation services to its customers. With a team of experienced drivers and a strong focus on customer satisfaction, Autoservizi Salemi has become a trusted name in the transportation industry.

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.

Services on board FlixBus, Autoservizi Salemi and Itabus from Florence to Messina
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Florence to Messina CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
50.24kg
Bus
53.83kg
Flight
143.55kg
Car
114.84kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Florence to Messina?
A bus ticket from Florence to Messina is $65.03. 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 $18.45.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Florence to Messina?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Florence to Messina is $18.45. 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 Florence and Messina by bus?
Florence to Messina is 445.98 mi.
How long does the bus between Florence and Messina take?
Florence to Messina is on average 14 hr 27 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 7 min.
Which companies operate from Florence to Messina?
The bus journey from Florence to Messina is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Autoservizi Salemi, Itabus and Italo Treno.
How many bus connections per day go from Florence to Messina?
Florence to Messina has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Florence to Messina leave?
The earliest bus from Florence to Messina departs at 12:15 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 Florence to Messina depart?
The latest bus from Florence to Messina departs at 8:20 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 Florence 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 $18.45 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 Florence to Messina?
There are 7 station(s) that you can depart from Florence to go to Messina. You can go from Firenze S. Marco V., Firenze Cascine, Scandicci Villa Constanza, Florence Rifredi, Firenze Campo Marte Fs, Firenze Piazzale Montelungo and Firenze Via Valfonda and you can arrive at Messina Centrale, Giampilieri and Tremestieri.
How many direct connections depart from Florence to Messina?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Florence to go to Messina.
What's the fastest journey time between Florence to Messina by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Florence and Messina is 10 hr 7 min.
Is there a direct bus from Florence to Messina?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Florence and Messina.
What are the CO2 emissions for Florence to Messina by bus?
The bus journey from Florence to Messina creates 53.83kg of CO2 emissions.

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