Head towards Piazza Matteotti, Modica Centro Storico / Old Town (Modica Centro). Via Santa is located right next to the church of Santa Maria dell'Annunziata (Carmine).
You will find the entrance of Modica Old Town Rooms in Via Santa 15 (small pedestrian street parallel to the main street).
The suggested free parking in the vicinity of Modica Old Town Rooms, is about 700 meters (8 minutes on foot) in Viale Medaglie D'Oro.
Follow the directions for Centro Storico / Old Town and / or ask for Modica Bassa.
Free public parking on the white lines is available nearby at 700 meters (about 8 minutes on foot), in Viale Medaglie D'Oro, more or less in this area.
Parking with blue lines for a fee, is just a few meters away. Prices: you pay only during working hours / days 8: 30-13: 30 and from 16 to 20:00, € 0.80 half an hour, € 1.50 1 hour and € 2.40 half day. You can buy the parking ticket at the nearby Tobacconist's.
The interurban bus terminal is located in Piazza Falcone-Borsellino (BARYCENTRO ”, c.so Umberto I, 470) 900 meters from Modica Old Town Rooms. Once in Piazza Falcone Borsellino go towards Piazza Matteotti, and you will easily reach Modica Old Town Rooms on foot in 10/12 minutes.
The Modica train station is 800 meters from Modica Old Town Rooms. At the exit of the station go towards Corso Umberto / Piazza Matteotti, and you will easily reach Modica Old Town Rooms on foot in about 10 minutes.
How to get to Modica from Catania
By Car Catania Modica: follow the signs for Ragusa along the SS. 115, up to the first crossroads for Modica Centro.
Catania Modica train: from Catania it is advisable to take the bus as the train requires a change in Syracuse, whose waiting time varies according to the connection available on the day of the journey. Journey time from Catania to Syracuse about 1:30, while the Syracuse Modica journey is about 1: 35/1: 50.
Catania Modica Bus: AST Line (Sicilian Transport Company) Catania-Modica or Catania-Donnalucata, takes about 2 hours. Visit the AST website for updated timetables.
By car Syracuse Modica: Highway up to Rosolini, then follow the state road towards Ispica and the signs for Modica. Journey time about 1 hour.
Train Syracuse Modica: The travel time is approximately 1: 35/1: 50 with 4 or 5 trips a day. To consult the updated timetables, visit the Trenitalia website.
Bus Syracuse Modica: The Syracuse Modica bus takes about 1: 20/1: 40. Consult the updated timetables on the AST (Azienda Siciliana Trasporti) website.
By car Palermo Modica: direction Caltanisetta, Caltagirone, Ragusa, up to the first crossroads for Modica Centro.
Bus Palermo Modica: travel time about 4 hours, visit the AST (Azienda Siciliana Trasporti) website. The AST stop from which to take the bus to Modica is located in front of the Palermo Centrale railway station.
Palermo Modica Train: Not recommended as the journey includes 3 changes and the journey time from 7 to 11 hours ... It doesn't seem true but it's true 🙂
By Car Agrigento Modica: Follow the signs for Gela, then Vittoria / Comiso, then Modica. It takes about 2:30.
Bus Agrigento Modica: autolineesas offer a connection service in some periods, which I recommend to contact for timetables or updated information.
Agrigento Modica train: not recommended, over 5 hours
Consult the Virtu Ferries website for timetables and fares for the catamaran from Valletta to Pozzallo. From Pozzallo you have to reach the bus terminal for the AST bus (Azienda Siciliana Trasporti) for Modica.