How to reach western Sicily by bus

By bus


From/to Trapani Birgi Airport

bus from/to Port of Trapani (€4,90, 20 min, every hour)

Salemi Bus Service
to/from Palermo, Palermo Airport (€11, 1 h 45 min-2 h, 5-6 trips per day), Marsala
Tickets can be purchased online or on the bus

Segesta Bus Service
From/to Trapani-Airport Palermo Punta Raisi
via Libertà 171 – 90143 Palermo
Tel: 06.164.160 Every day from 9:00 to 13:00 and from 15:00 to 19:00

To/from Scopello
Scopello is located 10 km northwest from Castellammare del Golfo and can be reached taking the road SS187 and the road Sp63.  The Autoservizi Russo buses (www.russo commute between Scopello and Castellammare del Golfo (€2.70, 20 min, 4 trips per day except Sunday).

To/from San Vito Lo Capo
the AST company operates between San Vito lo Capo and the port of Trapani (one way/return €4/7.50, 1 h 30 min, 8-10 trips per day), while Autoservizi Russo ( runs to/from Palermo (€9.40, 2-3 h, 1-2 trips per day). In San Vito, buses arrive at and depart from Via Piersanti Mattarella, near the beach, which is parallel to Via Savoia. Stops are always signalled.

To/from Segesta
Tarantola ( operates some services to/from Trapani bus station to Segesta (one way and return €4/6,60, 40-50 min). Services to/from Palermo are available only from April to October (one way and return €7/11,20, 80 min, 3 per day Mon-Sat). There are no services on Sundays and holidays.

To/from Erice
The AST bus service (p121) connects to and from Trapani (one way and return €2.90/4.80, 40 min-1 h, 4-6 trips per day); Trapani stop is at the port, in front of the hydrofoil dock, while Erice stop is at the foot of the historic city centre near the funicular.

To Favignana
During July and August only, Tarantola Bus (www.taran operates three bus lines that connect the port with the eastern part of the island. Timetables are posted at the stop near the port on the Duilio waterfront. One-way/one-day tickets cost €1.10/3.

To/from Mazara del Vallo
From Mazara’s bus station (Via Salemi), near the train station, Salemi buses (www. run to/from Palermo (€9, 2 h, up to 5 trips per day); Lumia buses (www.autolineelumia. it) make from one to three trips a day to Agrigento (€9.20, 2 h 15 min) and Sciacca (€5.80, 1 h); AST buses (www. shuttle daily to/from Marsala (€2.90, 25-45 min) and Trapani (€5.30, 1 h 45 min-2 h 15 min).

To/from Selinunte
The company Salemi ( has scheduled runs between Marinella di Selinunte and Castelvetrano train station (€1.50, 25-35 min). From there, buses depart for Mazara del Vallo (€3.10, 20 min), Marsala (€4.30, 45 min) and Trapani (€6.20, 1 h 15 min). For those heading east, Lumia ( has coaches departing from Castelvetrano for Agrigento (€8.60, 2 h, 1-3 runs per day).

Cableway Trapani – Erice
Cableway Trapani – Erice Vetta

SP 31 for Erice (ang. Via Capua)
TEL. +39 0923 569306
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Erice Vetta – Via delle Pinete
TEL. +39 0923 869720
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