Palermo to Taormina train

Cheap train tickets from Palermo to Taormina

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16

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16

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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02:30PMPalermo Centrale4h54 07:24PMLetojanni
1 transfer
161One-way
Cheapest
06:33PMPalermo Centrale3h58 10:31PMLetojanni
1 transfer
161One-way

Train schedule from Palermo to Taormina

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02:30PMPalermo Centrale4h54 07:24PMLetojanni
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06:33PMPalermo Centrale3h58 10:31PMLetojanni
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Fastest train times from Palermo to Taormina

Showing times and prices for Jul 03

Fastest Journey

3 h 58 m

Average

4 h 26 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

172 km

It's difficult to get from Palermo to Taormina without transferring at least once.

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06:33PMPalermo Centrale3h58 10:31PMLetojanni
1 transfer
161One-way
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02:30PMPalermo Centrale4h54 07:24PMLetojanni
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161One-way

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Overview: Train from Palermo to Taormina

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€17)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRegionale Veloce, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca, Regionale or Intercity

Trains from Palermo to Taormina cover the 106 miles (171 km) long route taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Regionale Veloce, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca, Regionale or Intercity. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€17), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Palermo Centrale and arrive in Taormina-Giardini.

Train companies: Trenitalia and Intercity from Palermo to Taormina trains

Find the best trains between Palermo and Taormina with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia and Intercity from $17 (€16). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Trenitalia

One of the best ways to travel between Palermo and Taormina is by taking a train with Intercity. Omio helps you find the ideal Intercity train from Palermo to Taormina by showing you Intercity current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Palermo to Taormina route. You can expect to travel 106 miles (171 km) between Palermo and Taormina on a train with Intercity. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Palermo to Taormina, you can check straight away if the Intercity ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Intercity train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Palermo and Taormina!

    Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railroad company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

    Find the perfect train to cover the 106 miles (171 km) long journey between Palermo and Taormina with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia schedule and book a cheap train from Palermo to Taormina in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Palermo to Taormina route, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

      Trains from Palermo to Taormina

      There are about 20 trains from Palermo to Taormina on a daily basis. As a traveler you have the choice of either making the trip to the Taormina-Giardini station or you can also travel to the Letojanni Station that is just a short drive away from Taormina. The distance you will cover on this route is about 106 miles (171 km) and the trip will take anywhere from 4h to 5h to complete.

       

      Palermo to Taormina Train Time: Daily Departures

      The schedule for the trains on this route are fairly consistent across all days of the week including weekends and holidays. Most of the service is focused from the early morning hours until the early evening hours. As such people generally find about 1 to 2 departures per hour on this route. The first train of the day will depart just after 5 a.m. while the last train of the day will depart after 6:30 p.m.

       

      How long is the journey by train from Palermo to Taormina

      The trip on trains from Palermo to Taormina is a rather short one at only 106 miles (171 km). Because of the short distance that is traveled there are no high-speed train offerings on this route. All of the trains used on this route are of the Regionale or Intercity variety offered by Trenitalia. There are also no direct trains on this route with every train requiring at least one transfer. The trip time varies between 4h and 5h for these trips. The long trip time is due to the fact that this trip occurs on regional trains that will make several stops along the route.

       

      What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Palermo to Taormina?

      Departure train station: The primary departure station for this route is the Palermo Centrale Train Station. The station has an amazingly convenient location just south of the city center and only a distance of .8 miles (1.3 km) away. In fact, this prominent station sits in the famous Julius Caesar Square of the city. There are things to eat such as fast food options both inside the station and just outside the station as well. There is a waiting room here for passengers as well as restroom facilities. The Trinacria Express train offers service between the station and the airport and several local bus routes make stops here making the station an easy trip from practically anywhere in the city.

       

      Arrival train station: The Taormina-Giardini Station is a quaint affair for this small town that sits just 2.4 miles (3.9 km) from the center of the town. One of the signature aspects of this train station is its location high on the cliffs above the sea offering great views of the water and the town below. While there are no luggage handling facilities here there is a tourist information desk that can offer plenty of information about the area and there's also a large seating area for passengers. The public bus that makes a stop in from the station can connect you to the center of the city. The other station travelers may utilize is the Letojianni Train Station that is about 4 miles (6.4 km) away from the center of Taormina. Once again this is a small, commuter station with some basic services such as restrooms and quick food options. There are several bus options that connect the station to the center of the city so if you choose a train to this station there should be little issue with getting into Taromina after your trip.

       

      Which train companies travel from Palermo to Taormina?

      Trenitalia operates all of the trains from Palermo to Taormina. Because this is a short trip there are no high-speed trains offered on this route and all trips require one or two transfers to other trains along the way. Even though the company does not offer any high-speed trains on this route, that does not mean you should expect any less in the way of services and amenities that are the hallmark of Trenitalia on your trip to this beautiful seaside community.

      Trenitalia trains from Palermo to Taormina

      The trip on trains from Palermo to Talimena will take you about 4h to 5h. The trip on this beautiful and scenic route covers roughly 106 miles (171 km) and you will be traveling aboard either Regionale or Intercity Trenitalia trains for the trip. There are no direct trains and as such you will need to make a transfer to one or two more trains along the route. Given the scenery you will be seeing on the trip most travelers do not mind the time it takes to make this amazing journey.

       

      Train Palermo to Taormina: Services on Board

      All of the trains on this route offer both second and first-class seating although the names they give to these classes may vary from train to train. No matter which train you take to make this trip you can expect the same generous luggage allowances Trenitalia is known for throughout their fleet. This includes the ability to bring your luggage on board free of charge and there's ample storage for your bags either over your seat or at the end of the train cars. Many people who travel in this part of the world love to bring their bikes with them for trips to and from train stations and around majestic Italian towns. If you are one of these people you can bring your collapsible bike aboard the train free of charge and store it just as you would any other piece of luggage. Your pets can also make the trip free of charge so long as they travel in an approved container. Trenitalia also partners with Rete Ferroviaria Italiana to provide their passengers with any disabilities a point of contact to handle all special needs they may have for the train travel.

       

      How to find cheap train tickets from Palermo to Taormina?

      While traveling by train through the majestic and beautiful countryside of Italy can be an amazing journey, there's no reason to spend more money than you need to on the trip. One great way to save money on your train fares is the book as far in advance as possible. The discounts and specials that are offered by train providers can often begin to disappear as the travel date grows closer so getting your ticket booked as early as possible is a great step to save money. Another great way to save money is to travel on non-peak days and times. As you search for trips you will notice that there are times where the trip costs less and if you can book at these times it is a great way to save money. One last tip is to take slower routes for your trip. The trips that take longer and may require more transfers to other trains are generally going to save you quite a bit of money on your train fare.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Palermo to Taormina

      Travel by train to Taormina easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Palermo to Taormina.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Palermo to Taormina to cost as little as $17 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
      The train price from Palermo to Taormina is on average $18 (€17)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
      The Palermo to Taormina train distance is approximately 106 miles (171 km).
      While the time it takes to travel 106 miles (171 km) from Palermo to Taormina can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Palermo to Taormina train journey time is on average 4 h 50 min.

      Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Palermo Centrale   to Taormina-Giardini.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from Palermo Centrale and travel around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) from the city center to this train station.

      Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Taormina-Giardini and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Taormina.

      If you're looking for trains from Palermo to Taormina, you can rely on Regionale Veloce, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca, Regionale or Intercity to get you to Taormina. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Palermo to Taormina route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      You can take the first train from Palermo to Taormina at 5: 31 AM. The last train from Palermo to Taormina that you can take departs at 4: 33 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Palermo to Taormina schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
      The price of a one way train ticket from Palermo to Taormina is on average $18 (€17) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Palermo and Taormina available a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Palermo
      Taormina
      The major railway station for departures from Palermo is Palermo Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Palermo Centrale for your journey between Palermo and Taormina.

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