Avola to Palermo 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 Avola and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 3 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Avola to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 06:33, while the last ride is at 10:35. A Avola to Palermo train cost about 17.6 €. But how long is the train ride from Avola to Palermo? Your journey takes about 9 hours on average.