There are 3 ways to get from Taormina to Tropea by train, car ferry or car

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Train, car ferry  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Rosarno Reg / ...
  4. Take the train from Rosarno to Tropea Reg / ...

$19 - $80

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Taormina to Rosarno Icn

$19 - $32

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 23 min

  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 Tropea

$24 - $77

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taormina to Tropea is to train which costs 16€ - 28€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taormina to Tropea is to drive and car ferry which costs 20€ - 70€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taormina to Tropea. However, there are services departing from Taormina and arriving at Tropea via Rosarno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Taormina and Tropea is 106 km.

The best way to get from Taormina to Tropea without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 16€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Taormina to Tropea, including transfers.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Taormina to Tropea.
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  • Distance: 66.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Taormina to Tropea once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 49 min.

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 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taormina to Rosarno
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Rosarno
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Rosarno to Tropea
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
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
$29 - $45

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