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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Autostazione di Palermo to Gela

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Gela Rv

$19 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus via Piazza Boiardo  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Gela

$32 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Gela 119 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Gela is to train which costs 16€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Gela is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Gela is 142 km. The road distance is 190.5 km.

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The bus from Autostazione di Palermo to Gela takes 2 h 55 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Autostazione di Palermo and arriving at Gela. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palermo to Gela. However, there are services departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Gela via Caltanissetta Xirbi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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

SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Palermo to Gela 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo to Gela via Caltanissetta Xirbi in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Gela
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Autostazione di Palermo to Gela
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo to Gela
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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