There are 3 ways to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina by bus and 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 and ferry, train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
  2. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Taormina Ic / ...

$81 - $113

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 9 min

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

$13 - $20

1 alternative option

Car ferry, taxi  •  1 h 11 min

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

$73 - $120

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Messina Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Taormina
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
Other operators
Taxi from Messina to Taormina
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi Messina
Phone
+39 335 586 1290
Website
taximessina.com

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina is to train which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina is to car ferry and taxi which takes 1 h 11 min and costs 60€ - 110€.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Villa San Giovanni to Taormina, including transfers.