There are 5 ways to get from Catania to Isola Bella (Island) by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 1h
$3 - $9
4 alternative options
Bus • 1h 8m
$5 - $10
Rideshare • 1h
Taxi • 44m
$90 - $110
Drive • 44m
$8 - $13
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Catania to Isola Bella (Island) is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1h.
The quickest way to get from Catania to Isola Bella (Island) is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 44m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Catania via Archimede and arriving at Taormina byzantine Tombs. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Catania Centrale and arriving at Taormina. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h.
The distance between Catania and Isola Bella (Island) is 45 km. The road distance is 59 km.
The best way to get from Catania to Isola Bella (Island) without a car is to train which takes 1h and costs 3€ - 8€.
The train from Catania Centrale to Taormina takes 1h including transfers and departs hourly.
Catania to Isola Bella (Island) bus services, operated by Interbus, depart from Catania via Archimede station.
Catania to Isola Bella (Island) train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Catania Centrale station.
The best way to get from Catania to Isola Bella (Island) is to train which takes 1h and costs 3€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 1h 8m.
What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Isola Bella (Island), Sicily, Italy?
Trenitalia operates a train from Catania to Taormina hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 1h. Alternatively, Interbus operates a bus from Catania to Taormina hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1h 8m.
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.
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
- Ave. Duration
- Estimated price
- $3 - $9
- 1st Class
- $7 - $9
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Catania to Taormina
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- Once daily
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More Questions & Answers
Catania to Isola Bella (Island) bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Taormina byzantine Tombs station.
Catania to Isola Bella (Island) train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Taormina station.
Yes, the driving distance between Catania to Isola Bella (Island) is 59 km. It takes approximately 44m to drive from Catania to Isola Bella (Island).
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There are 2310+ hotels available in Isola Bella (Island). Prices start at $51 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Catania and Isola Bella (Island). A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.