Merano to Novara 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 Merano-Maia Bassa Meran-Untermais and arrive at Novara every 60 minutes on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Merano to Novara train schedule: the first train leaves at 06:40, while the last ride is at 18:20. A Merano to Novara train cost about 28.75 €. But how long is the train ride from Merano to Novara? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average.