There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Siracusa by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, ferry, car ferry, night bus 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.

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Fly to Catania, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Catania (CTA) ATH - CTA
  2. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Siracusa

$76 - $298

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Fly to Palermo, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Palermo (PMO) ATH - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Siracusa

$107 - $418

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi to Taranto
  4. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Cosenza to Siracusa

$202 - $265

Bus and ferry, ferry, bus  •  30 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu X1 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Corfu to Otranto
  3. Take the bus from Otranto - Porto to Lecce - City Terminal 106 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Lecce to Cosenza
  5. Take the bus from Cosenza to Catania
  6. Take the bus from Catania to Siracusa

$155 - $223

Bus, car ferry, night bus, train  •  32 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  4. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Siracusa Ic / ...

Train, bus and ferry  •  33 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Καλαμπάκα
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Siracusa Ic / ...

$229 - $334

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Siracusa

$164 - $317

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Siracusa is to fly and bus which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Siracusa is to fly and bus which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Athens and Siracusa is 750 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Athens to Siracusa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Siracusa. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Siracusa via Fier, Brindisi, Taranto via Porto Mercantile and Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Siracusa, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Siracusa. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, then take the bus to Siracusa. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Palermo, take the walk to Palermo - Airport, take the shuttle to Palermo - Piazza Giulio Cesare, take the walk to Palermo Centrale, then take the train to Siracusa.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Athens to Palermo via Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
11 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Καλαμπάκα
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Azienda Siciliana Trasporti
Phone
090.9796533
Email
ast@postacert.astsicilia.it
Website
aziendasicilianatrasporti.it
Bus from Catania Airport to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
aziendasicilianatrasporti.it
Bus from Catania to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
aziendasicilianatrasporti.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Lecce to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
saj.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Consorzio Trasporti Aziende Pugliesi
Phone
+39 800 242 815
Email
redazionecentrale@provincia.le.it
Website
provincia.le.it
Bus from Otranto - Porto to Lecce - City Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Grimaldi Lines
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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