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There are 7 ways to get from Taormina to Rome by train, plane, ferry, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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 to Catania, fly  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Rome (FCO) CTA - FCO

$39 - $170

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Train, ferry to Reggio Calabria, fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
  3. Fly from Reggio Calabria (REG) to Rome (FCO) REG - FCO

$74 - $409

Train, car ferry  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola Fa
  4. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$67 - $164

Train  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Roma Termini Ic / ...

$70 - $95

Train, bus  •  11h 9m

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Rome Stazione Tiburtina N592 / ...

$41 - $171

Bus, bus and ferry  •  12h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Taormina byzantine Tombs to Catania via Archimede
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Rome

$56 - $104

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 6m

  1. Drive from Taormina to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Rome

$110 - $206

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Rome is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 4h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Taormina to Rome is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taormina to Rome. However, there are services departing from Taormina byzantine Tombs and arriving at Rome via Catania. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taormina and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 18m.

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The distance between Taormina and Rome is 509 km.

The best way to get from Taormina to Rome without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 8h 10m and costs 55€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from Taormina to Rome, including transfers.

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Taormina to Rome bus services, operated by Interbus, depart from Taormina byzantine Tombs station.

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Taormina to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Taormina station.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Taormina to Rome.
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  • Distance: 318.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Taormina to Rome 4 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $95 and the journey takes 9h 18m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Reggio Calabria to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
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
Train from Taormina to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
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
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Rome Stazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Messina to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Baltour
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
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Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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Taormina to Rome bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, arrive at Rome station.

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Taormina to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Rome Airport.

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