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There are 3 ways to get from Palermo to Siracusa by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo station to Siracusa Via Paolo Orsi

$15 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Siracusa Rv / ...

$23 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Siracusa 165.7 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Siracusa is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Siracusa is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Palermo station station and arriving at Siracusa Via Paolo Orsi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Palermo Centrale and arriving at Siracusa. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Siracusa is 208 km. The road distance is 265.1 km.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Siracusa without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 13€ - 22€.

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The bus from Palermo station to Siracusa Via Paolo Orsi takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Palermo to Siracusa bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Palermo station.

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

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The best way to get from Palermo to Siracusa is to bus which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 13€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Siracusa.
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  • Distance: 130.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

Interbus operates a bus from Palermo to Siracusa twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Palermo to Siracusa once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Palermo Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Bus operators
Interbus
Phone
+39 0935 22 460
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Palermo station to Siracusa Via Paolo Orsi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
interbus.it

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Palermo to Siracusa bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Siracusa Via Paolo Orsi station.

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Palermo to Siracusa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Siracusa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palermo to Siracusa is 265 km. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Palermo to Siracusa.

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