Noto is reached by trains (usually nine per day) heading southwest from Syracuse, which has good rail connections with the rest of Italy. The ride takes 30 minutes and costs 3.25€ one-way. The train station is on Via Principe di Piemonte, a 20-minute walk west of the historic core. For schedules, call tel. 892021, www.trenitalia.com. Interbus (tel. 0931-66710) offers 13 buses per day from Syracuse; the trip takes 50 minutes and costs 4€ one-way. The bus station is on Piazzale Marconi, near Giardini Pubblici just east of the center, a 5-minute walk to Porta Reale and the main street, Corso Vittorio Emanuele. If you're driving, head southwest along Route 115.
To get your bearings, stop first at the tourist office, at Via Gioberti 13 (tel. 0931-836503); it's open from May to September, daily 9am to 1pm and 3:30 to 6:30pm; October to March, Monday to Friday 8am to 2pm and 3:30 to 6:30pm.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.