Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

Airport Vincenzo Bellini Airport (International Airport of Catania) 49 km
Ferry Siracusa
Train station Siracusa Central Railway station 5 km
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Ortigia

Sports Water sports, Waterpark, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, City breaks, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there

By car:

From Catania on the S.S. 114 (Catania-Siracua) and go straight on following 'Siracusa' after 45 minutes.

Once you reach the town you can be at the apartments in the island of Ortigia, on the Lungomare Alfeo, in just 15 minutes. The historic centre of Ortigia has limited traffic access: you can park your car as soon as you arrive on the island; guarded parking areas are available.

From Central Bus Station of Siracusa:

10 minutes walking or 2/3 minutes by car/taxi

By plane

From the international airport of Catania it is possible to reach Siracusa directly by way of regular bus service or taxi. The airport is about 45 minutes from Siracusa.

From Catania International Airport:

Buses from airport to central bus station of Siracusa, then 10 minutes walking or 3/4 minutes by car/taxi

By train:

Once you've reached Siracusa railway Station, the island of Ortigia is far 5 minutes walking.

From Central Railway Station of Siracusa:

Just 10 minutes walking or 2/3 minutes by car/taxi