Naples 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 Napoli Centrale and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Naples to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 23:53, while the last ride is at 23:53. A Naples to Messina train cost about 53.92 €. But how long is the train ride from Naples to Messina? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 1 direct trains between these two cities. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Naples to Messina and find low cost tickets starting from 12 €! If you need to travel this week, prices start from 29.90€ to a maximum price of 147.00€. When booking your train ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost trains from Naples to Messina with fares starting from 19.90€, saving up to 33%.