Scafati 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 Scafati and arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo every about 4 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Scafati to Palermo train schedule: the first train leaves at 09:37, while the last ride is at 21:37. A Scafati to Palermo train cost about 59.8 €. But how long is the train ride from Scafati to Palermo? Your journey takes about 12 hours on average.