There are 6 ways to get from Catania to Siracusa by bus and ferry, train, bus, rideshare, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus and ferry  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Siracusa

$65 - $95

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Catania to Syracuse 40.9 miles

$5

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Siracusa Ic / ...

$15 - $23

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Siracusa

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Catania to Siracusa 39.9 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Siracusa 39.9 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Siracusa is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Siracusa is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Catania and arriving at Siracusa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Catania Centrale and arriving at Siracusa. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Catania and Siracusa is 50 km. The road distance is 63.8 km.

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The best way to get from Catania to Siracusa without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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The bus and ferry from Catania to Siracusa takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Catania to Siracusa bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Catania station.

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Catania to Siracusa train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Catania Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Catania to Siracusa is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs 13€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Siracusa.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Siracusa, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Catania to Siracusa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, Azienda Siciliana Trasporti operates a bus from Catania to Siracusa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Catania to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Catania to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Distefano Transport Service
Phone
+39 360 968 390
Website
taxi-catania.com
Catania Taxi
Phone
+39 347 380 0517
Website
cataniataxi.com

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