There are 5 ways to get from Agrigento to Taormina by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Agrigento, Agrigento to Catania, Catania N528 / ...
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina-Giardini Re / ...

14€ - 34€

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Bus  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Agrigento Piazzale Rosselli to Aeroporto Fontanarossa Agrigento / ...
  2. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Taormina - Tombe Bizantine Catania Airport

20€ - 24€

Bus, train via Caltanissetta  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Agrigento, Agrigento to Caltanissetta, Caltanissetta N596 / ...
  2. Take the train from Caltanissetta C.Le to Taormina-Giardini Re

17€ - 31€

Train  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Agrigento Centrale to Roccapalumba-Alia Re
  2. Take the train from Roccapalumba-Alia to Catania Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina-Giardini Re / ...

19€ - 54€

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Agrigento to Taormina 212 km

29€ - 45€

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The cheapest way to get from Agrigento to Taormina is to bus and train which costs 14€ - 35€ and takes 4h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Agrigento to Taormina is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Agrigento to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Agrigento Piazzale Rosselli and arriving at Taormina - Tombe Bizantine via Catania Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Agrigento to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Agrigento Centrale and arriving at Taormina-Giardini via Roccapalumba-Alia and Catania Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 36m.

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The distance between Agrigento and Taormina is 162 km. The road distance is 212 km.

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The best way to get from Agrigento to Taormina without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 34m and costs 14€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 4h 34m to get from Agrigento to Taormina, including transfers.

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Agrigento to Taormina bus services, operated by SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro, depart from Agrigento Piazzale Rosselli station.

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Agrigento to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Agrigento Centrale station.

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What companies run services between Agrigento, Italy and Taormina, Italy?

You can take a bus from Agrigento to Taormina via Catania Airport in around 5h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Agrigento to Taormina via Roccapalumba-Alia and Catania Centrale in around 5h 36m.

Train operators
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 Catania Centrale to Taormina-Giardini
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 8€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 8€
Train from Caltanissetta C.Le to Taormina-Giardini
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
21€ - 23€
Train from Agrigento Centrale to Roccapalumba-Alia
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
9€ - 10€
Train from Roccapalumba-Alia to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
21€ - 24€
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 Catania Centrale to Taormina-Giardini
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
6€ - 8€
Base 2nd Class
10€ - 12€
Base 1st Class
17€ - 20€
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Agrigento, Agrigento to Catania, Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Agrigento, Agrigento to Caltanissetta, Caltanissetta
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro
Phone
091 617 1141
Website
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Agrigento Piazzale Rosselli to Catania, Via D'Amico
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Agrigento Piazzale Rosselli to Aeroporto Fontanarossa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Interbus
Phone
+39 0935 22 460
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Catania Airport to Taormina - Tombe Bizantine
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Schedules at
interbus.it

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The best way to get from Agrigento to Taormina is to bus which takes 5h 3m and costs 19€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 5h 36m.

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Agrigento to Taormina bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Taormina - Tombe Bizantine station.

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Agrigento to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Taormina-Giardini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Agrigento to Taormina is 212 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Agrigento to Taormina.

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