There are 4 ways to get from Lipari to Taormina by ferry, taxi, train or bus

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

Ferry, taxi  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
  2. Take a taxi from Milazzo to Taormina

$129 - $180

Cheapest option

Ferry, train via Milazzo  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$24 - $56

2 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$35 - $51

Ferry, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lipari to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Catania A18
  3. Take the bus from Catania via Archimede to Taormina byzantine Tombs

$52 - $74

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lipari and Taormina is 74 km.

The best way to get from Lipari to Taormina without a car is to ferry and taxi which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Lipari to Taormina, including transfers.

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There are 2526+ hotels available in Taormina. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lipari to Taormina.
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  • Distance: 46.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

There is no direct connection from Lipari to Taormina. However, you can take the ferry to Milazzo then take the taxi to Taormina. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lipari to Taormina via Messina Marittima and Messina Centrale in around 3 h 27 min.

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 Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Interbus
Phone
+39 0935 22 460
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Catania via Archimede to Taormina byzantine Tombs
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
interbus.it
Book at
buscenter.travel
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it
Ferry from Lipari to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eng.libertylines.it
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Ferry from Lipari to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
siremar.it
Other operators
Taxi from Milazzo to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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