Bari to Messina trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Bari Centrale and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 12 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Bari to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:14, while the last ride is at 07:14. A Bari to Messina train cost about 32.4 €. But how long is the train ride from Bari to Messina? Your journey takes about 12 hours on average. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Bari to Messina and find low cost tickets starting from 41 €!