Sava 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 Francavilla Fontana and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 12 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Sava to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 05:12, while the last ride is at 05:12. A Sava to Messina train cost about 74.4 €. But how long is the train ride from Sava to Messina? Your journey takes about 14 hours on average.