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There are 4 ways to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily 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  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Catania to Palermo N597

€16 - €19

Cheapest option

Bus via Regione Siciliana - Paratore  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Catania - Bus Station to Palermo - Via Oreto A19

€15 - €20

2 alternative options

Train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Palermo Centrale Re

€20 - €39

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Tremestieri Etneo to Palermo 219.9 km

€27 - €40

Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily by bus

The bus journey time between Tremestieri Etneo and Sicily is around 5h 41m and covers a distance of around 222 km. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 9m. Operated by Azienda Siciliana Trasporti, FlixBus and AMAT Palermo S.p.A., the Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily bus service departs from Tremestieri Etneo and arrives in Piazza Boiardo. Typically six buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h 41m
Fastest bus time:
4h 9m
Buses per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:10
Last bus departs at:
21:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily bus schedules

Tremestieri Etneo → Sicily
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The cheapest way to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily is to bus which costs €15 - €20 and takes 4h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily is to drive which costs €27 - €40 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Tremestieri Etneo and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Catania and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Tremestieri Etneo and Sicily is 81 km. The road distance is 219.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily without a car is to bus which takes 4h 49m and costs €15 - €20.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily, including transfers.

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Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Catania station.

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The best way to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily is to bus which takes 4h 49m and costs €15 - €20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €19 - €40 and takes 5h 18m.

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Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Palermo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily is 220 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily.

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Map of how to get from Tremestieri Etneo to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 80.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Tremestieri Etneo, Italy and Sicily, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Catania to Palermo once daily. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 2h 35m. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Catania Centrale to Palermo Centrale every 4 hours. Tickets cost €16 - €35 and the journey takes 3h 4m.

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 Catania Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€29 - €32
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Catania to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania - Bus Station to Palermo - Via Oreto
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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