Messina to Rieti 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 Messina Centrale and arrive at Cittaducale every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Messina to Rieti train schedule: the first train leaves at 00:35, while the last ride is at 22:10. A Messina to Rieti train cost about 48.5 €. But how long is the train ride from Messina to Rieti? Your journey takes about 13 hours on average.