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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5h 30m

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

$80 - $87

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1h 50m

  1. Take a taxi from Taormina to Mount Etna 37 miles

$75 - $95

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 48m

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

$82 - $87

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Taormina to Mount Etna 37 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Mount Etna is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 1h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Taormina to Mount Etna is to taxi which costs 65€ - 85€ and takes 1h 50m.

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The distance between Taormina and Mount Etna is 28 km. The road distance is 59.2 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 5h 30m and costs 65€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Taormina to Mount Etna, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taormina to Mount Etna is 59 km. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Taormina to Mount Etna.

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There are 1707+ hotels available in Mount Etna. Prices start at $46 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: 5h 30m

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, Etna - Piccolo Rifugio, and Etna - Piccolo Rifugio in around 5h 48m.

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
50m
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
1h 8m
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
1h 50m
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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