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Recommended option

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Ic / ...

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Messina to Giardini-Naxos 35.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Messina to Giardini-Naxos 35.2 miles

$8 - $13

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Messina to Giardini-Naxos every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Messina to Giardini-Naxos
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Messina and Giardini-Naxos is 47 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from Messina to Giardini-Naxos is to drive which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Messina to Giardini-Naxos is to train which takes 39 min and costs 10€ - 17€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Messina Centrale and arriving at Taormina. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

The train from Messina Centrale to Taormina takes 39 min including transfers and departs every two hours.