Palagiano 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 Palagiano-Mottola and arrive at Salerno every about 12 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Palagiano to Gela train schedule: the first train leaves at 06:48, while the last ride is at 06:48. A Palagiano to Gela train cost about 19.15 €. But how long is the train ride from Palagiano to Gela? Your journey takes about 7 hours on average.