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There are 2 ways to get from Taormina to Lipari by taxi, ferry or train

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Recommended option

Taxi, ferry  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taormina to Milazzo
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari

$133 - $160

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari

$32 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Lipari is to train and ferry which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taormina to Lipari is to taxi and ferry which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Taormina and Lipari is 74 km.

The best way to get from Taormina to Lipari without a car is to taxi and ferry which takes 2 h 11 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Taormina to Lipari, including transfers.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Lipari. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taormina to Lipari.
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  • Distance: 46.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Taormina to Lipari. However, you can take the taxi to Milazzo then take the ferry to Lipari. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Taormina to Lipari via Messina Centrale, Milazzo, and Milazzo in around 3 h 51 min.

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Taormina to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Taormina to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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