The bus company A.S.T. connects Catania airport with the city center of Catania every day. The bus makes only three rides during working days and two rides during holidays and Sundays. The bus makes the following stops:CATANIA-AIRPORT-SIRACUSA-AVOLA-NOTO-ROSOLINI-PACHINO-ISPICA-POZZALLO-MODICA-RAGUSA-COMISO-VITTORIA-GELA.
The bus company SAIS AUTOLINEE connects Catania airport with Catania and Messina. The average journey time between Catania airport and Catania is 20 minutes, whilst between Catania airport and Messina – two hours.
Etna is situated not far from Catania. The only way to get there by public transport is by buses AST. In Catania the bus leaves from piazza Papa Giovanni XXIII that is situated near the central train station of Catania. The bus leaves at 8.15. From Etna the bus leaves at 16.30. The average journey time is one hour and a half. The price for one way ticket is 5 EUR.
Palermo Airport that is namedFalcone–Borsellino Airportis located at Punta Raisi 35 km from Palermo city.The airport isconsidered to be the third biggest airport in the south of Italy after Catania and Napols.
The airport connects both international and domestic flights with the main Italian cities : Roma, Milano, Napoli, Bologna, Torino, Venezia, Bergamo, Pisa, Treviso, Verona and with islands of Lampedusa and Pantelleria.
If you don’t have your own car it is possible to reach the airport by bus or by train TrinacriaExpress
The TrinacriaExpress connects Palermo Centrale station with Palermo Airport Punta Raisi “Falcone Borsellino”. The tickets cost around 5.80 EURO. It is possible to buy tickets on the official website of Trenitalia, in travel agencies and in ticket offices.
There are also several buses that connect Palermo Airport with different cities of Sicily.
Palermo airport – Palermo
Company PrestiaeComandè provide daily connections between Palermo and Palermo airport. The average journey time is around 50 min. One way ticket costs € 6,30, two way ticket – €11. Buses leave every 30 min. Tickets can be bought online, in the ticket offices and on the bus. In Palermo the bus stops on PiazzaGiulioCesare.
Buses of the SEGESTA Autoline company connect Trapani and Palermo airport every day, including holidays. Tickets cost 9 EURO. The average journey time is 10 min.
From Trapani the bus leaves from TerminalPorto, via Amm.Staiti,13 at 07.45, 10.45, 13.45, 16.45. The bus arrives at Palermo airport at 08.55, 11.55, 14.55,17.55 accordingly.
From Palermo airport the bus leave at 9.30, 12,30, 15.30 and 19.30. the bus arrives in Trapani at 10.40, 13,40, 16.40 and 20.40 accordingly.
*The timetable is valid from 09.06.2014 г
Palermo airport – Porto Empedocle and Agrigento.
Buses of AutolineeSalLicata company connect Palermo airport with Porto Empedocle and Agrigento. The ticket costs 12 EURO. Tickets can be bought in the ticket office, on the bus and in authorised ticket selling points. Buses do not operate on Sunday and during holidays.