Gaeta 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 Formia-Gaeta, Napoli Centrale and arrive at Messina Centrale, Villa S. Giovanni every 60 minutes on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Gaeta to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 15:55, while the last ride is at 23:53. A Gaeta to Messina train cost about 49.0 €. But how long is the train ride from Gaeta to Messina? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 4 direct trains between these two cities.