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Journey timeFrom 10h 30m
Price€99.90 - €327.50
Distance966km (600 miles)
Departure stationMessina Centrale
Arrival stationMilan
Changes1 change
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Messina Centrale to Milan train times

Check out the next trains departing from Messina Centrale to Milan for Tuesday 21st Jan 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
00:35 12:30 11h 55m, 2 changes
00:35 12:50 12h 15m, 1 change
04:55 15:35 10h 40m, 2 changes
06:15 18:00 11h 45m, 2 changes
08:10 20:30 12h 20m, 2 changes
10:10 21:30 11h 20m, 2 changes
10:10 21:50 11h 40m, 1 change
11:00 22:50 11h 50m, 2 changes
13:30 00:00 10h 30m, 2 changes
19:35 09:50 14h 15m, 2 changes

Trenitalia and Intercity trains from Messina Centrale to Milan

You can travel from Messina Centrale to Milan on Trenitalia and Intercity trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Messina Centrale to Milan

Train tickets from Messina Centrale to Milan start at €99.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €149.58.
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avg. single price149.58

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Messina Centrale to Milan by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Messina Centrale to Milan? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Messina Centrale to Milan take?

The average journey time by train between Messina Centrale and Milan is 11 hours and 56 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Messina Centrale and Milan by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Messina Centrale to Milan is 10 hours and 30 minutes.

How much does the train from Messina Centrale to Milan cost?

Train tickets from Messina Centrale to Milan can start from as little as €99.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Messina Centrale to Milan?

No, there are no direct train services from Messina Centrale to Milan. Travelling from Messina Centrale to Milan by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Messina Centrale to Milan leave?

The first train from Messina Centrale to Milan leaves at 00:35. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Messina Centrale to Milan leave?

The last train from Messina Centrale to Milan leaves at 22:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Messina Centrale and Milan by train?

Trains travelling from Messina Centrale to Milan cover a distance of around 966km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Milan to Messina Centrale.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
 / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Messina Centrale to Milan for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/01/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 21/04/2019 for travel on 21/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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