There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Taormina by plane, train, ferry, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus or car

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

Fly to Catania, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Catania (CTA) FCO - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina

$39 - $170

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Fly to Reggio Calabria, ferry, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Reggio Calabria (REG) FCO - REG
  2. Take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina

$80 - $411

Train, car ferry  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Afragola Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni Fa
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Rv / ...

$75 - $159

Train via Napoli Centrale  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Taormina Ic

$65 - $96

Train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Taormina Ic

$70 - $95

Bus and ferry, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Messina
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Rv / ...

$56 - $102

Bus, train  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica Baltour
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Rv / ...

$40 - $61

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 8 min

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

$114 - $207

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Taormina is to bus and train which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 12 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Taormina is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Rome and Taormina is 509 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Rome to Taormina, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Taormina. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 8 min.

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

You can take a train from Rome to Taormina via Napoli Centrale in around 8 h 54 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Rome to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Afragola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Afragola Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Taormina
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome to Messina
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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
$29 - $45

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