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Bari to Messina by train

The journey from Bari to Messina by train is 213.82 mi and takes 14 hr 16 min. There are 90 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:50 AM and the last at 11:46 PM. It is possible to travel from Bari to Messina by train for as little as $23.50 or as much as $113.51. The best price for this journey is $23.50.

Lowest Price$23.50
Journey Duration14 hr 16 min
Connection per Day90
Lowest Price$23.50
Highest Price$113.51
First Departure6:50 AM
Last Departure11:46 PM
Distance213.82 mi
DepartureBari
ArrivalMessina
CarriersRegionale Veloce, DB - IntercityMore

Bari to Messina Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Bari to Messina?

When you're traveling from Bari to Messina, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $71.57. You might be able to find prices as low as $23.50, 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 train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train 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 train 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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Prices will vary when you travel from Bari to Messina. On average, though, you'll pay about $71.57 for a train 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 train 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 train tickets.

How long is the journey from Bari to Messina by train?

With a distance of 213.82 mi between Bari and Messina, it will usually take 14 hr 16 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 16 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Bari to Messina covers a distance of 213.82 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 14 hr 16 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 10 hr 30 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bari to Messina faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Bari to Messina?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Bari to Messina leaving at 6:50 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 11:46 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first journey of the night departs from Bari at 6:50 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 11:46 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Bari and Messina. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Bari to Messina?

You can depart from Bari at stations such as Bari Airport Ferrotramviaria,Bari Central Station,Bari, Porto,Modugno Citta. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Messina at the following stations: Contesse,Ponte Schiavo, Stazione,Messina Central Station. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Bari and Messina. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Bari to Messina?

The route from Bari 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 Bari 90 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bari 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 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 90 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 Bari 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 Bari to Messina.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bari 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 Bari 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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The cheapest Bari - Messina train tickets can be found for as low as $28.43 if you’re lucky, or $37.17 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $46.70.

Find the best day to travel to Messina by train

When travelling to Messina by train, 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.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Bari to Messina

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity when traveling from Bari to Messina.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity, Autobus and Frecciarossa from Bari to Messina
Compare services on board when travelling from Bari to Messina by train.
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Bari to Messina CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
24.09kg
Bus
25.81kg
Flight
68.82kg
Car
55.06kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bari to Messina by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bari and Messina are 24.09kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bari and Messina? By taking the train between Bari and Messina you will save 44.73kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.72kg compared to a bus and 30.97kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bari to Messina?
A train ticket from Bari to Messina is $71.57. 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 $23.50.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bari to Messina?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bari to Messina is $23.50. 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 Bari and Messina by train?
Bari to Messina is 213.82 mi.
How long does the train between Bari and Messina take?
Bari to Messina is on average 14 hr 16 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 30 min.
Which companies operate from Bari to Messina?
The train journey from Bari to Messina is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, DB - Intercity, Autobus, InterCityNotte, Traghetto, Frecciarossa and Frecciargento.
How many train connections per day go from Bari to Messina?
Bari to Messina has 90 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bari to Messina leave?
The earliest train from Bari to Messina departs at 6:50 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 train from Bari to Messina depart?
The latest train from Bari to Messina departs at 11:46 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 Bari to Messina in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $23.50 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Bari to Messina by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bari and Messina is 10 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct train from Bari to Messina?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bari and Messina.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bari to Messina by train?
The train journey from Bari to Messina creates 24.09kg of CO2 emissions.

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