There are 5 ways to get from Salerno to Taormina by train, bus, car, car ferry 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.

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Train  •  6 h 5 min

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

$45 - $65

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Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier to VILLA SAN GIOVANNI - Staz. FS Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina 582

$27 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno - Via Vinciprova to Messina - Piazza Repubblica
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Reg / ...

$80 - $117

Drive, carferry  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Salerno to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the carferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Taormina

$74 - $150

Train, fly  •  5 h 34 min

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

$44 - $196

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No, there is no direct bus from Salerno to Taormina. However, there are services departing from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier and arriving at Taormina via Villa San Giovanni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salerno and arriving at Taormina. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Salerno and Taormina is 317 km.

The best way to get from Salerno to Taormina without a car is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs .

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The train from Salerno to Taormina takes 6 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Salerno to Taormina bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier station.

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Salerno to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Salerno station.

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The best way to get from Salerno to Taormina is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Salerno to Taormina bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Taormina station.

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Map of how to get from Salerno to Taormina.
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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Salerno to Taormina 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salerno to Taormina via VILLA SAN GIOVANNI - Staz. FS and Villa San Giovanni in around 7 h 44 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Salerno to Taormina
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Salerno Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Salerno - Piazza Montpellier to VILLA SAN GIOVANNI - Staz. FS
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Salerno - Via Vinciprova to Messina - Piazza Repubblica
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
saisautolinee.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
$28 - $45

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Salerno to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Taormina station.

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easyJet and Volotea offer flights from Naples Airport to Catania Airport.

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