There are 7 ways to get from Bari to Taormina by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Catania (CTA) BRI - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina

$55 - $339

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taormina Ic

$22 - $35

5 alternative options

Bus via Bivio Cantinella  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Cantinella
  2. Take the bus from Bivio Cantinella to Taormina

$29 - $42

Bus, train, car ferry  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Sibari
  2. Take the train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  3. Take the train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Rv / ...

$35 - $116

Bus Saj  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Taormina

$39 - $46

Train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Taranto Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Sibari Ic
  3. Take the train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  4. Take the train from Paola to Taormina Ic

$61 - $103

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bari to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Taormina

$74 - $149

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bari to Taormina is to night bus and train which costs 19€ - 27€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bari to Taormina is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 290€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bari and Taormina is 387 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Bari to Taormina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bari to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Bari and arriving at Taormina via Bivio Cantinella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bari to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Bari Centrale and arriving at Taormina via Taranto, Sibari, Castiglione Cosentino and Paola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Bari to Taormina via Taranto, Sibari, Castiglione Cosentino, and Paola in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Train from Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $10
Train from Bari Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Paola to Taormina
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Bari to Cantinella
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Bari to Sibari
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Bivio Cantinella to Taormina
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Taormina
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
saj.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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