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.

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Train, bus  •  5 h 43 min

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

$80 - $87

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Taormina byzantine Tombs to Catania via Archimede
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$82 - $87

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

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The best way to get from Taormina to Mount Etna without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Taormina to Mount Etna, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taormina to Mount Etna is 61 km. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Taormina to Mount Etna.

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There are 1778+ hotels available in Mount Etna. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taormina to Mount Etna.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

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 48 min.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Interbus
Phone
+39 0935 22 460
Website
interbus.it
Bus from Taormina byzantine Tombs to Catania via Archimede
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
interbus.it
Book at
buscenter.travel
Other operators
Taxi from Taormina to Mount Etna
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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