Carrara 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 Carrara-Avenza and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 1 hour on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Carrara to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 14:39, while the last ride is at 22:49. A Carrara to Palermo train cost about 105.25 €. But how long is the train ride from Carrara to Palermo? Your journey takes about 16 hours on average.