Rapallo 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 Rapallo and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Rapallo to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 00:28, while the last ride is at 17:36. A Rapallo to Messina train cost about 101.0 €. But how long is the train ride from Rapallo to Messina? Your journey takes about 14 hours on average.