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There are 3 ways to get from Taormina to Giarre by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina-Giardini to Giarre-Riposto Re / ...

1€ - 5€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taormina to Giarre 31.3 km

45€ - 55€

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Taormina to Giarre 31.3 km

3€ - 6€

Taormina to Giarre by trains

The train journey time between Taormina and Giarre is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 17 km. The fastest train normally takes 13 min. Operated by Trenitalia and Trenitalia Intercity, the Taormina to Giarre train service departs from Taormina-Giardini and arrives in Giarre-Riposto. Typically 172 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
19 min
Fastest train time:
13 min
Trains per week:
172
Cheapest price:
1€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:52
Last train departs at:
22:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Taormina to Giarre train schedules

Taormina → Giarre
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The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Giarre is to train which costs 1€ - 5€ and takes 17 min.

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The fastest way to get from Taormina to Giarre is to train. Taking this option will cost 1€ - 5€ and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taormina-Giardini and arriving at Giarre-Riposto. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Taormina and Giarre is 17 km. The road distance is 31.3 km.

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The best way to get from Taormina to Giarre without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 5€.

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The train from Taormina-Giardini to Giarre-Riposto takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Taormina to Giarre train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Taormina-Giardini station.

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Taormina to Giarre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Giarre-Riposto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taormina to Giarre is 31 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Taormina to Giarre.

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  • Distance: 16.9 km
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Taormina, Italy and Giarre, Sicily, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Taormina-Giardini to Giarre-Riposto hourly. Tickets cost 1€ - 4€ and the journey takes 17 min. Trenitalia Intercity also services this route 3 times a day.

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.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina-Giardini to Giarre-Riposto
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 4€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
3€ - 4€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina-Giardini to Giarre-Riposto
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
2€ - 5€
Other operators
Taxi from Taormina to Giarre
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
45€ - 55€

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