There are 7 ways to get from Positano to Taormina by ferry, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car, subway or plane

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, train, car ferry  •  9 h

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Salerno
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Villa S.Giovanni Fb / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$67 - $142

Cheapest option

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Salerno
  2. Take the car ferry from Salerno to Messina
  3. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$29 - $1,118

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Train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Taormina Ic / ...

$58 - $79

Italobus Connections, bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Salerno to Cosenza 1141
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Taormina

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Positano to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Taormina

$82 - $162

Subway to Naples, fly, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina

$46 - $182

Line 5070 bus, subway, train to Rome, fly, train  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  4. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Catania (CTA) FCO - CTA
  5. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina

$72 - $222

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Positano to Taormina is to ferry and car ferry and train which costs 25€ - 1000€ and takes 12 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Positano to Taormina is to drive and car ferry which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 70€ - 140€.

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The distance between Positano and Taormina is 316 km.

It takes approximately 9 h to get from Positano to Taormina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Positano to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Positano and arriving at Taormina via Amalfi, Salerno and Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Positano to Taormina 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Intercity
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Salerno to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
italotreno.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Taormina
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Car ferry from Salerno to Messina
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $1,100
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$23 - $24
Car
$1,046
Travelmar
Phone
+39089872950
Email
info@travelmar.it
Website
travelmar.it
Ferry from Positano to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
travelmar.it
TTT Lines
Phone
+39 081 5802744
Email
biglietteria-na@tttlines.com
Website
tttlines.com
Car ferry from Salerno to Messina
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $27
Schedules at
tttlines.com

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