Piacenza 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 Piacenza and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Piacenza to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 16:52, while the last ride is at 23:05. A Piacenza to Palermo train cost about 114.2 €. But how long is the train ride from Piacenza to Palermo? Your journey takes about 19 hours on average.