Orta Nova 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 Ortanova and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 6 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Orta Nova to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:46, while the last ride is at 22:35. A Orta Nova to Palermo train cost about 70.9 €. But how long is the train ride from Orta Nova to Palermo? Your journey takes about 21 hours on average.