Messina to Gela 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 Gela every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Messina to Gela train schedule: the first train leaves at 12:18, while the last ride is at 16:35. A Messina to Gela train cost about 11.8 €. But how long is the train ride from Messina to Gela? Your journey takes about 5 hours on average. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Messina to Gela and find low cost tickets starting from 16 €!