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Messina to Florence by train

The journey from Messina to Florence by train is 445.98 mi and takes 12 hr 24 min. There are 214 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:35 AM and the last at 11:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Messina to Florence by train for as little as $27.61 or as much as $167.60. The best price for this journey is $27.61.

Lowest Price$27.61
Journey Duration12 hr 24 min
Connection per Day214
Lowest Price$27.61
Highest Price$167.60
First Departure12:35 AM
Last Departure11:20 PM
Distance445.98 mi
DepartureMessina
ArrivalFlorence
CarriersDB - Intercity, TraghettoMore

Messina to Florence Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Messina to Florence. On average, though, you'll pay about $95.79 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $27.61, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Messina to Florence. On average, though, you'll pay about $95.79 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 much time will it take to go from Messina to Florence by train?

With a distance of 445.98 mi between Messina and Florence, it will usually take 12 hr 24 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 12 hr 24 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Messina to Florence covers a distance of 445.98 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 12 hr 24 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 8 hr 6 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 Messina to Florence faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations are used when traveling from Messina to Florence?

You will be able to leave Messina by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Florence. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Messina or in Florence, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Messina to Florence?

On average, there are 214 daily departures from Messina to Florence. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 1 departures from Messina which travel directly to Florence. There are 213 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Messina to Florence. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

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

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

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $27.61 to $108.49 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 75% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Messina to Florence

The cheapest Messina - Florence train tickets can be found for as low as $42.36 if you’re lucky, or $70.97 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $86.54.

Find the best day to travel to Florence by train

When travelling to Florence 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.

Frecciargento is a high-speed train service operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company of Italy. The name "Frecciargento" means "silver arrow" in Italian, and the trains are known for their sleek, modern design and fast speeds. Frecciargento trains run on high-speed lines and conventional lines, connecting major cities across Italy, including Rome, Verona, Milan, Venice, Florence, and Naples. Frecciargento is one of several high-speed train services offered by Trenitalia, including Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca.

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 Messina to Florence

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

Second Class

In Frecciargento's Standard Class, you can spend time on the FRECCE Portal, enjoy a comfortable journey in adjustable seats, charge your devices using electrical outlets, and taste delicious food and drinks at the FrecciaBistrò bar.
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First Class

In Frecciargento's First Class, you'll enjoy all the amenities found in Second Class plus more spacious and comfortable seats. Additionally, you'll be treated to complimentary snacks and a small welcome drink of either coffee or prosecco.
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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

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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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 Frecciargento 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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Every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciargento 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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On Frecciargento trains, the FrecciaBistrò café-bar offers snacks, meals, and drinks. Use the Portale FRECCE portal for easy in-seat ordering or approach the staff. First Class travelers enjoy complimentary water, coffee, and a snack choice.
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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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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, Frecciarossa and Frecciargento from Messina to Florence
Compare services on board when travelling from Messina to Florence by train.
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Messina to Florence CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
50.24kg
Bus
53.83kg
Flight
143.55kg
Car
114.84kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Messina to Florence by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Messina and Florence are 50.24kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Messina and Florence? By taking the train between Messina and Florence you will save 93.31kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.59kg compared to a bus and 64.6kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Messina to Florence?
A train ticket from Messina to Florence is $95.79. 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 $27.61.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Messina to Florence?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Messina to Florence is $27.61. 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 Messina and Florence by train?
Messina to Florence is 445.98 mi.
How long does the train between Messina and Florence take?
Messina to Florence is on average 12 hr 24 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 6 min.
Which companies operate from Messina to Florence?
The train journey from Messina to Florence is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity, Traghetto, Regionale Veloce, Frecciarossa, InterCityNotte, Frecciargento and Italo.
How many train connections per day go from Messina to Florence?
Messina to Florence has 214 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Messina to Florence leave?
The earliest train from Messina to Florence departs at 12:35 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 Messina to Florence depart?
The latest train from Messina to Florence departs at 11:20 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 Messina to Florence 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 $27.61 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 Messina to Florence?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Messina to go to Florence. You can go from Messina Centrale, Tremestieri and Giampilieri and you can arrive at Firenze Via Valfonda, Firenze Piazzale Montelungo, Firenze Cascine, Florence Rifredi, Scandicci Villa Constanza, Firenze S. Marco V. and Firenze Campo Marte Fs.
How many direct connections depart from Messina to Florence?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Messina to go to Florence.
What's the fastest journey time between Messina to Florence by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Messina and Florence is 8 hr 6 min.
Is there a direct train from Messina to Florence?
Yes, there is a direct train between Messina and Florence.
What are the CO2 emissions for Messina to Florence by train?
The train journey from Messina to Florence creates 50.24kg of CO2 emissions.

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