There are 4 ways to get from Taormina to Mount Etna by train, bus, taxi 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

Train, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Catania Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$82 - $89

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Taormina Bus terminal, Via Luigi Pirandello to Catania, Via Archimede Hotel Antares
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$84 - $90

Taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taormina to Mount Etna 38.2 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Taormina to Mount Etna 38.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Mount Etna is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taormina to Mount Etna is to taxi which costs 70€ - 85€ and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Taormina and Mount Etna is 28 km. The road distance is 61.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Taormina to Mount Etna, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Taormina, Italy and Mount Etna, Italy?

You can take a bus from Taormina to Mount Etna via Catania, Via Archimede, Catania, Etna, Etna - Rifugio Sapienza, and Etna - Piccolo Rifugio in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Interbus
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Taormina Bus terminal, Via Luigi Pirandello to Catania, Via Archimede
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
interbus.it
Book at
interbus.it
Full
$8 - $10
Other operators
Taxi from Taormina to Mount Etna
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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