Sanremo 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 San Remo and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 1 hour on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Sanremo to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 08:04, while the last ride is at 20:07. A Sanremo to Palermo train cost about 123.3 €. But how long is the train ride from Sanremo to Palermo? Your journey takes about 12 hours on average.