Verbania 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 Verbania-Pallanza and arrive at Messina Centrale every about 3 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Verbania to Messina train schedule: the first train leaves at 05:14, while the last ride is at 19:14. A Verbania to Messina train cost about 117.5 €. But how long is the train ride from Verbania to Messina? Your journey takes about 17 hours on average.