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Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 59m
Trains per day4
Fare range€13.00 - €198.00
Distance488km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at00:35
Last train departs at22:10
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 40m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMessina
Destination StationRome

Messina to Rome train times

Check out the next trains departing from Messina to Rome for Tuesday 22nd Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:15
15:04
Messina
Rome
8h 49m
1 change
08:00
16:50
Messina
Rome
8h 50m
2 changes
08:00
17:34
Messina
Rome
9h 34m
1 change
10:15
17:40
Messina
Rome
7h 25m
1 change
10:15
18:34
Messina
Rome
8h 19m
Direct

Trenitalia and Intercity trains from Messina to Rome

You can travel from Messina to Rome 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.
Frecciarossa 1000 Zug

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 Intercity

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.

Messina to Rome train prices

Train tickets from Messina to Rome start at €12.90 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Messina to Rome start at €57.17 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
€57.17
14 days
in advance
€73.65
Avg. single price
1 day
in advance
€109.79
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Messina to Rome by train?

The average journey time between Messina and Rome is 8 hours and 59 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 40 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from Messina to Rome. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Messina to Rome?

The first train from Messina to Rome departs at 00:35. The last train from Messina to Rome departs at 22:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Messina and Rome?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Messina to Rome without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Messina to Rome. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Rome to Messina.
*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 to Rome for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/01/2019. 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 18/10/2018 for travel on 24/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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