Bari 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 Bari Centrale and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 12 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Bari to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 23:00, while the last ride is at 23:00. A Bari to Palermo train cost about 64.5 €. But how long is the train ride from Bari to Palermo? Your journey takes about 20 hours on average.