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There are 4 ways to get from Balestrate to Palermo by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Balestrate to Palermo Bus

$5 - $8

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Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Balestrate to Piraineto Reg
  2. Take the train from Piraineto to Palermo Notarbartolo Reg

$5 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balestrate to Palermo 33.1 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Balestrate to Palermo 33.1 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Balestrate to Palermo is to bus which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balestrate to Palermo is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Balestrate and arriving at Palermo. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Balestrate to Palermo. However, there are services departing from Balestrate and arriving at Palermo Notarbartolo via Piraineto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Balestrate and Palermo is 30 km. The road distance is 52.9 km.

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The best way to get from Balestrate to Palermo without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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The bus from Balestrate to Palermo takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Balestrate to Palermo bus services, operated by Autoservizi Russo, depart from Balestrate station.

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Balestrate to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Balestrate station.

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The best way to get from Balestrate to Palermo is to bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 4€ - 7€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4€ - 11€ and takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Balestrate to Palermo.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Balestrate, Italy and Palermo, Italy?

Autoservizi Russo operates a bus from Balestrate to Palermo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Trenitalia also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Balestrate to Palermo via Piraineto in around 2 h.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Balestrate to Piraineto
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from Piraineto to Palermo Notarbartolo
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $6
Bus operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus from Balestrate to Palermo Fiera
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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Taxi from Balestrate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Taxi Transfer Bonventre Gaetano
Phone
+39 339 301 4593

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Balestrate to Palermo bus services, operated by Autoservizi Russo, arrive at Palermo station.

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Balestrate to Palermo train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Palermo Notarbartolo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balestrate to Palermo is 53 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Balestrate to Palermo.

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