How to get from Messina to Siracusa

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Ic / ...

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

$22 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. 100.8 miles

$24 - $35

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Messina to Siracusa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Messina to Siracusa via Catania Airport in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
+39 06 68475475
Train from Messina Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Messina and Siracusa is 127 km. The road distance is 161 km.

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Siracusa is to bus which costs 19€ - 27€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Messina to Siracusa is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Siracusa. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Messina to Siracusa. However, there are services departing from Messina - Piazza Repubblica and arriving at Siracusa via Catania Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

The train from Messina Centrale to Siracusa takes 2 h 39 min including transfers and departs every two hours.