There are 4 ways to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina by bus, ferry, train, car ferry or taxi

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  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Villa San Giovanni, Villa San Giovanni to Taormina 582

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima Trg
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Rv / ...

$3 - $10

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Taormina Ic / ...

$13 - $20

Car ferry, taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  2. Take a taxi from Messina Marittima to Taormina

$73 - $134

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina is to bus which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina is to car ferry and taxi which costs 60€ - 120€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Villa San Giovanni, Villa San Giovanni and arriving at Taormina. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Villa S.Giovanni and arriving at Taormina. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Villa San Giovanni and Taormina is 51 km.

The best way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 3€ - 6€.

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The bus from Villa San Giovanni, Villa San Giovanni to Taormina takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Villa San Giovanni to Taormina bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Villa San Giovanni, Villa San Giovanni station.

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Villa San Giovanni to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Villa S.Giovanni station.

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The best way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina is to bus which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 3€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 9 min.

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Villa San Giovanni to Taormina bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Taormina station.

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Villa San Giovanni to Taormina train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Taormina station.

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Map of how to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina.
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  • Distance: 32 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Villa San Giovanni, Calabria, Italy and Taormina, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 9 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 Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $10
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Taormina
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Villa San Giovanni, Villa San Giovanni to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry 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
Ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Messina Marittima to Taormina
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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