There are 5 ways to get from Trapani to Mount Etna by bus and ferry, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Bus and ferry, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Trapani to Termini Imerese
  2. Take the train from Termini Imerese to Catania Centrale Reg / ...

$149 - $218

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Trapani to Piraineto Reg
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale Rv / ...

$98 - $165

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Alcamo to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$208 - $264

Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Trapani, Staiti 13 to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
  2. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania Bus Terminal A19
  3. Take the bus from Catania to Etna

$124 - $154

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Trapani to Mount Etna 200.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The distance between Trapani and Mount Etna is 218 km. The road distance is 320.2 km.

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The best way to get from Trapani to Mount Etna without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Trapani to Mount Etna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Trapani to Mount Etna is to train which takes 11 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 30 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Trapani to Mount Etna is 320 km. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Trapani to Mount Etna.

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There are 1778+ hotels available in Mount Etna. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trapani to Mount Etna.
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  • Distance: 136.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 24 min

What companies run services between Trapani, Italy and Mount Etna, Italy?

You can take a train from Trapani to Mount Etna via Piraineto, Palermo Centrale, Catania Centrale, and Giarre Riposto in around 11 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trapani to Mount Etna via Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli, Palermo, Catania Bus Terminal, Catania, Etna, Etna - Rifugio Sapienza, and Etna - Piccolo Rifugio in around 10 h 30 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 Termini Imerese to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Trapani to Piraineto
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Trapani to Termini Imerese
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Alcamo to Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Trapani, Staiti 13 to Palermo - Piazzetta Cairoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it

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