Villa San Giovanni
Latest update: 10 March 2022
Located on the eastern bank of the Messina Straits, the town of Villa San Giovanni is an important port that links the Italian mainland to Sicily.
The main provincial town of Reggio Calabria is situated 15 km from Villa San Giovanni which in turn, is well-served by the E45 Motorway which runs up to Salerno in Campania.
The town is dominated by the ferry port with crossings throughout the day with a journey time of around 20 minutes to the Sicilian port of Messina.
Comune di Villa San Giovanni
Province: Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria
Population: 12,931 (source: ISTAT 1 January 2022)
Size: 12 km²
Close by: Reggio Calabria, Scilla, Chianalea, Bagnara Calabra
Fly to: Lamezia Terme Airport - 1 hour 4 minutes by car
Recommended accommodation: Hotel Scilla (12 km)