Cattolica 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 Cattolica-S. Giovanni-Gabicce and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Cattolica to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 06:29, while the last ride is at 21:37. A Cattolica to Messina train cost about 97.2 €. But how long is the train ride from Cattolica to Messina? Your journey takes about 14 hours on average.