Ercolano to Gela trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Portici-Ercolano, Reggio di Calabria Centrale and arrive at Gela every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Ercolano to Gela train schedule: the first train leaves at 13:19, while the last ride is at 13:19. A Ercolano to Gela train cost about 26.9 €. But how long is the train ride from Ercolano to Gela? Your journey takes about 8 hours on average.