Port and harbour details
Latitude: 38º 11' 30 N
Longitude: 15º 34' 30 N
UN/LOCODE: ITMSN
Port type: Harbour
Port size: Passenger Port
Harbour type: Natural Gulf
Harbour size: Large
Harbour opening: from 00:00 to 24:00
Restrictions on arrival/departure time: No
Entrance channel: Orientation: 185
Width: 370
Draught: 15-60
Tidal movement/range: 45
Maximum ship dimension per berth
Length: 400 meters
Width: meters
Draught: 7 meters
Air Draught: meters
Quays & Berthing
Ship stay minimum: hours
Ship stay maximum: hours
Number of quays: 5
Total length of quays: 1160 meters
Quay depth: 10-7 meters
Number of passenger terminals: 1
Combined passenger terminals with Ro-Ro or others:  
Anchorage
Available: No
Anchorage distance from the pier/terminal or tender moored: nautical miles
Compulsory: No
Clearance
Port in Schengen area: Yes
Clearance time: :10 hours
Procedure: All passports checked: No
All passports stamped: No
Passports to be collected prior to arrival
Passengers may go ashore with ship’s ID: Yes
Services
Pilotage: Available: Yes
Compulsory: Yes
Advisable: No
Tugs: Available: Yes
Compulsory: No
Number of tugs available: 2
Maximum power available: 3060 BHP
Assist: Yes
Salvage: Yes
Notice required: No
Ship repair: Yes
Banking at pier: No
Car valet parking: Yes
Supplies
Water: Yes
Provisions: Yes
Fuel oil: Intermediate: No
Heavy: No
Diesel oil: Yes
Natural gas/LNG: No
Waste disposal
Garbage: Yes
Toxic/special waste: Yes
Bilge/sludge waters: Yes
Grey/black waters: Yes
Environment
Restrictions on washing the ship’s hull: Yes
Restrictions on painting the ship’s hull: No
Restrictions on the use of incinerators: Yes
Restrictions on the use of the whistle Yes
Recycling facilities: No
Construction projects underway:

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Construction projects financed:

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Construction projects planned:

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Security
ISPS certificate, part A present: Yes
ISPS certificate, part B present: Yes
Port facility security office contact info: Contact Person: Renato Citraro
Title: PFSO
Phone number: +(39) 3357744403 - Ext:
Email: citraro@porto.messina.it
Number of Luggage Scanners: 3
Number of Hand Luggage Scanners: 3
Number of Metal Detectors: 10
Fences: Yes
Shore Guards upon request: Yes
Messina Cruise Terminal
Services at terminal building  
Tourist information desk (for passengers) : Yes
Information desk (for crew): Yes
Lounge room: Yes
Crew room: No
Toilets: Yes
Telephone, internet and other communication services: No
Bank/Foreign exchange: No
Post: No
Pharmacy: No
Shops - souvenirs: No
Bar/Restaurant: No
Security X-ray, metal detectors: Yes
Baggage handling: Yes
Baggage storage: Yes
Accessibility  
Visible signage: Yes
Wheelchair access: Yes
Pedestrian paths: Yes
Lifts: No
Escalators: No
Assistance upon request: Yes
Port of Messina
Shuttle services: No
Taxis: Yes
Public transport: No
Parking for cruise passengers: No
Number of long-stay parking places (within 2 km from nearest berth): No
Number of short-stay parking places near berths: No
Shorex buses parking: Yes
Number of spaces: 82
Distance from ship: 10-200
Private cars until pier for persons with reduced mobility: Yes
Distances  
City centre: 1-5 km
A pedestrian path to the city is available: Yes ( minutes)
Shuttle bus available: No
Railway station: 1 km
Airport: 111 km
Top 3 tourist destinations  
Taormina  
Mount Etna 107
City Tour 0
Port of Milazzo
Shuttle services: Yes
Taxis: Yes
Public transport: No
Parking for cruise passengers: No
Number of long-stay parking places (within 2 km from nearest berth): No
Number of short-stay parking places near berths: No
Shorex buses parking: Yes
Number of spaces: 10
Distance from ship: 0
Private cars until pier for persons with reduced mobility: Yes
Distances  
City centre: 1-5 km
A pedestrian path to the city is available: Yes (5 minutes)
Shuttle bus available: Yes
Railway station: 3,9 km
Airport: 144 km
Top 3 tourist destinations  
City Tour 0
Thyndaris 35
Eolian Islands  
Year Total Pax Total Calls
2016 373.199 223
2015 327.702 160
2014 319.750 165
2013 501.316 228
2012 438.379 187
2011 500.636 257
2010 374.441 217
Emergency Information  
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