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There are 5 ways to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina by bus, bus and ferry, train or car

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Bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania Bus Terminal A19
  2. Take the bus from Catania via Archimede to Taormina byzantine Tombs

$102 - $151

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Punta Raisi to Palermo Centrale Reg
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$23 - $56

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo Stazione Centrale to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania via Archimede to Taormina byzantine Tombs

$137 - $196

Train via Messina Centrale  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Punta Raisi to Palermo Centrale Reg
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$23 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina 184.6 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina is to train which costs 20€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Palermo Airport and arriving at Taormina byzantine Tombs via Palermo and Catania via Archimede. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Punta Raisi and arriving at Taormina via Palermo Centrale and Catania Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Palermo Airport (PMO) and Taormina is 195 km. The road distance is 295.4 km.

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The best way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 85€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina, including transfers.

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Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Palermo station.

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Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Punta Raisi station.

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The best way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 85€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina.
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  • Distance: 121.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Palermo Airport (PMO), Italy and Taormina, Italy?

You can take a bus from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina via Palermo - p.zza Cairoli, Palermo, Catania Bus Terminal, and Catania via Archimede in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina via Palermo Centrale and Catania Centrale in around 6 h 28 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 Punta Raisi to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Palermo Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$31 - $37
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
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo Stazione Centrale to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Taormina byzantine Tombs station.

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Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Taormina station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina is 295 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Taormina.

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