Palermo to Villabate 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 Palermo Centrale and arrive at Palermo Brancaccio every about 1 hour on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Palermo to Villabate train schedule: the first train leaves at 05:25, while the last ride is at 21:40. A Palermo to Villabate train cost about 1.5 €. But how long is the train ride from Palermo to Villabate? Your journey takes 6 minutes on average. Trenitalia offers 11 direct trains between these two cities.