Messina to Salerno by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:40
  • Last train
    19:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 46m

Travelling from Messina to Salerno by train

Fast trains from Messina to Salerno take around 4 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 285 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Messina and Salerno.

Are there direct trains from Messina to Salerno?

Journeys between Messina and Salerno usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 4 departures on the route from Messina to Salerno every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 3 departures.

How long is the train journey from Messina to Salerno?

The Messina to Salerno train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Messina to Salerno train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Salerno is usually scheduled to depart Messina around 07:40 and the last train is around 19:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Messina around 09:25, and the last at 19:15.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Messina to Salerno train tickets?

Trains in Italy usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Messina to Salerno by train.

Which train companies operate between Messina and Salerno?

More than one train company operates on the route from Messina to Salerno, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Frecciabianca
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Traghetto

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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