Pontedera to Palmi 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 Pontedera-Casciana Terme, Salerno and arrive at Gioia Tauro every 60 minutes on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Pontedera to Palmi train schedule: the first train leaves at 01:36, while the last ride is at 22:55. A Pontedera to Palmi train cost about 19.8 €. But how long is the train ride from Pontedera to Palmi? Your journey takes about 8 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 2 direct trains between these two cities.