There are 3 ways to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Catania Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$82 - $89

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna 33.7 miles

$70 - $90

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna 33.7 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna is to drive which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Giardini-Naxos and Mount Etna is 26 km. The road distance is 53.9 km.

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The best way to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 14 min and costs 70€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna is 54 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna.

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There are 1815+ hotels available in Mount Etna. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Giardini-Naxos, Italy and Mount Etna, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna. However, you can take the train to Catania Centrale, take the walk to Catania, take the bus to Etna, take the walk to Etna - Rifugio Sapienza, take the cable car to Etna - Piccolo Rifugio, then take the bus to Etna. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mount Etna.

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 Taormina to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
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Taxi from Giardini-Naxos to Mount Etna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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