How to get from Catania to Taormina

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How to get from Catania to Taormina

Among the best touristic destinations in the South of Italy, Taormina is a city on the east coast of Sicily. As the home of the earliest Greek colonies, Taormina hosts one of the most ancients Greek theatres. Above all, there are plenty of things to do in Taormina, from Shore Excursions to One Day Tours. So, what are you waiting for? Discover how to get from Catania to Taormina by autobus, train, or car.

How to get from Catania to Taormina by autobus

Every day, there is a direct bus service from Catania to Taormina. This is provided by the company Etna Trasporti.

During weekdays, there is almost 1 ride per hour, except for the lunch break. First of all, you can take the bus from the bus station Viale della Libertà, in Catania. Once in Taormina, the bus stop is just 5 minutes walk from the city centre.

Usually, a single ride from Catania to Taormina takes about 1 hour and 10 minutes and costs € 4.90.

How to get from Catania to Taormina by train

Generally, the fastest way to get from Catania to Taormina is by train. Every day, there are around 30 trains connecting the two Sicilian cities. Generally, the trains leave from Catania Centrale or Catania Europa and arrive at Taormina-Giardini. The average journey is 50 minutes.

Every day, the first train leaves at 4:50 am and the last one is at around 9 pm.

How to get from Catania to Taormina by car

Certainly, the easiest way from Catania to get to Taormina, and other Sicilian touristic destinations, is by car. Discover our VIP services and private transfers. And there is more: our expert and professional drivers will wait for you at the airport, train station or port, no matter your arrival time.

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Or, as an alternative, you can rent a car at the airport at your arrival.

Catania to Taormina Timetable

Please, check this table if you want to have a better idea on how to arrive from Taormina from Catania and the timing.

Catania Taormina Transport Time
Villa Libertà Bus station Autobus 1h/10min
Catania Centrale Taormina – Giardini Train 50 min
Catania Europa Taormina – Giardini Train 50 min
Your favourite location Your favourite location Car 55 min app.

The best way to get from Catania to Taormina

With us, if you are in Catania it’s easy to get from to Taormina. On your arrival, thanks to our private transfers, you can easily travel from Catania to Taormina and other cities in Sicily. Also, if you arrive at the Catania Airport, Port, or Train Station, our expert drivers will bring you to the main touristic places of the island. Among those Taormina, Giardini Naxos, Messina, Siracusa, Agrigento, Cefalu, and Noto.

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