Province of Mantua 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 Mantova and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Province of Mantua to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 15:31, while the last ride is at 21:31. A Province of Mantua to Palermo train cost about 107.25 €. But how long is the train ride from Province of Mantua to Palermo? Your journey takes about 17 hours on average.