There are 6 ways to get from Taormina to Salerno by train, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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, carferry  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno Ic / ...

$54 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Taormina to Rende 582
  2. Take the bus from Rende - Pensilina Universita to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier Baltour

$28 - $44

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Train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Salerno Ic / ...

$45 - $65

Train, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Salerno - Via Vinciprova

$82 - $129

Drive, carferry  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Taormina to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the carferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Salerno

$70 - $151

Train, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naples (NAP) CTA - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

$45 - $197

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Taormina to Salerno. However, there are services departing from Taormina and arriving at Salerno - Piazza Montpellier via Rende - Pensilina Universita. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taormina and arriving at Salerno. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Taormina and Salerno is 317 km.

The best way to get from Taormina to Salerno without a car is to train and carferry which takes 6 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Taormina to Salerno, including transfers.

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Taormina to Salerno bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Taormina station.

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

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The best way to get from Taormina to Salerno is to train which takes 6 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Taormina to Salerno bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Salerno - Piazza Montpellier station.

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Map of how to get from Taormina to Salerno.
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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Taormina to Salerno 4 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taormina to Salerno via Rende and Rende - Pensilina Universita in around 8 h 19 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
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
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Salerno
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza Repubblica to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
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 Taormina to Rende
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Rende - Pensilina Universita to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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Taormina to Salerno train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Salerno station.

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easyJet, Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Catania Airport to Naples Airport.

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