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There are 12 ways to get from Syracuse to Parma by bus, plane, train, shuttle, ferry, night train 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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Bus, fly to Bologna, train

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bologna (BLQ)
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma

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Bus, fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Parma

Bus, fly to Milan Linate, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Linate (LIN)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Milano Linate airport to Parma

Bus, fly to Milan Bergamo, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Milan Bergamo (BGY)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Parma

Bus, fly to Verona, train

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Verona (VRN)
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma

Bus, fly to Venice, train

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Venice (VCE)
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Siracusa to Messina Centrale
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola
  4. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Bologna Centrale
  5. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma

Train

  1. Take the train from Siracusa to Roma Termini
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Via Archimede
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Parma

Bus via Messina

  1. Take the bus from Siracusa - Corso Umberto to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the bus from Villa San Giovanni to Parma

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Siracusa to La Spezia Centrale
  2. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Parma

Drive, ferry

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Parma

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Syracuse to Parma is to bus and fly and train which costs €29 - €200 and takes 5h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse to Parma is to bus and fly and train which costs €29 - €200 and takes 5h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Parma. However, there are services departing from Siracusa - Von Platen and arriving at Parma via Catania. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Parma. However, there are services departing from Siracusa and arriving at Parma via Roma Termini and Bologna Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 28m.

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The distance between Syracuse and Parma is 954 km.

The best way to get from Syracuse to Parma without a car is to train and ferry which takes 14h 14m and costs €70 - €260.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Syracuse to Parma, including transfers.

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Syracuse to Parma bus services, operated by Interbus, depart from Siracusa - Von Platen station.

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Syracuse to Parma train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Siracusa station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Parma is to train which takes 15h 28m and costs €75 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €80 and takes 18h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Parma.
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  • Distance: 954.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Syracuse, Italy and Parma, Italy?

You can take a train from Syracuse to Parma via Roma Termini and Bologna Centrale in around 15h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Syracuse to Parma via Catania Via Archimede and Catania in around 18h 54m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Alghero
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo via Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€16 - €190
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€11 - €180
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€11 - €180
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €280
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €170
Flights from Catania to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€10 - €170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €200
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Catania to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Catania to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €170
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €150
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €260
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€12 - €140
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Milan Linate via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €4200
Flights from Catania to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1600
Flights from Catania to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1400
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €950
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €490
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Catania to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €330
Flights from Catania to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €370
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €290
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€13 - €18
Base Standard
€28 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €80
Base Premium
€70 - €100
Train from Napoli Afragola to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €50
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€60 - €90
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€27 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€27 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €13
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Siracusa to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€12 - €17
Train from Siracusa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€45 - €70
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€22 - €35
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 Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
Train from Siracusa to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €24
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€22 - €24
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia EuroCity

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 Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€27 - €40
1st Class
€50 - €70
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Train from Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Napoli Afragola to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€22 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€23 - €35
Smart Flex
€45 - €65
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€25 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€22 - €35
Smart Flex
€45 - €65
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Siracusa to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
Bahn DB
Bus operators
Interbus
Phone
+39 0935 22 460
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Schedules at
etnatrasporti.it
Bus from Siracusa - Von Platen to Catania Via Archimede
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
etnatrasporti.it
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Milano Linate airport to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€31 - €34
Private
€95 - €180
Shuttle from Orio al Serio Airport to Parma
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €240
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€33 - €37
Private
€130 - €240
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Catania to Parma
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro
Phone
091 617 1141
Website
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Siracusa - Corso Umberto to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Ferry operators
Blu Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
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
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
For more information, please visit this page

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Syracuse to Parma bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Parma station.

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Syracuse to Parma train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Parma station.

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