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Journey Details

Best price $ 68.54
Journey duration 12 h
Connections per day 16
First departure 07:05
Last departure 00:40
Distance 445.5 mi

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

When you're traveling from Florence to Messina, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $ 162.61. You might be able to find prices as low as $ 40.77, 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.

Stations of departure

Firenze Campo Di Marte
Florence S. M. Novella
Firenze Rifredi

Destination stations

Fiumara Gazzi
Ponte Schiavo
Messina Main Station

CO2 emissions for this route

Duration: 12 h 41 min
Firenze Campo Di Marte - Fiumara Gazzi
22:08 - 10:49
$ 87.17
Duration: 13 h
Firenze Campo Di Marte - Ponte Schiavo
22:08 - 11:08
$ 88.23
Duration: 14 h 50 min
Florence S. M. Novella - Messina Main Station
00:45 - 15:35
$ 116.82
Duration: 15 h 59 min
Florence S. M. Novella - Fiumara Gazzi
00:45 - 16:44
$ 118.57
Duration: 15 h 39 min
Florence S. M. Novella - Tremestieri
00:45 - 16:24
$ 118.57
Duration: 16 h 18 min
Florence S. M. Novella - Ponte Schiavo
00:45 - 17:03
$ 118.57
Duration: 9 h 30 min
Florence S. M. Novella - Fiumara Gazzi
23:24 - 08:54
$ 129.94

How long does the journey from Florence to Messina take by train?

The journey from Florence to Messina covers a distance of 445.5 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 12 h 33 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 8 h 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 Florence to Messina faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Florence to Messina?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Florence to Messina leaving at 05:45. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 00:40.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.

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

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Florence from the following stations: Firenze Campo Di Marte, Florence S. M. Novella and Firenze Rifredi. Arriving at Messina, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Fiumara Gazzi, Ponte Schiavo, Messina Main Station and Tremestieri. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Messina.

How many daily journeys are there from Florence to Messina?

If you want to get from Florence to Messina, you can travel with providers such as Trenitalia. You will find a maximum number of 39 departures per day. On average, there are 16 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are direct journeys between Florence and Messina. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 16 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.