Salerno 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 Salerno and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 6 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Salerno to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 22:26, while the last ride is at 22:26. A Salerno to Palermo train cost about 91.3 €. But how long is the train ride from Salerno to Palermo? Your journey takes about 12 hours on average. Thanks to Trenitalia, offers, you can save on your trip from Salerno to Palermo and find low cost tickets starting from 7 €!