How to travel from Rome to Taormina

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Travel Information to Taormina from Rome

distanceDistance316 miles (509 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$64 - $141
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $64 (€58) • 9 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $141 (€126) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, ITA or Italo

Travel 316 miles (509 km) by bus, flight or train between Rome and Taormina. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $64 (€58). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, ITA or Italo among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Rome to Taormina.

Travel Tips: Travel from Rome to Taormina

Travel 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 Rome to Taormina.

There are 3 ways to travel to Taormina from Rome including taking a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Taormina from Rome is by taking a train, which costs on average $64 (€58).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Taormina:

A train is generally $31 (€28) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $96 (€86) from Rome to Taormina.

Taking a train is about $76 (€69) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $141 (€126) for this route.

The quickest way to travel from Rome to Taormina is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 12 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 51 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 316 miles (509 km) from Rome to Taormina.

The average frequency per day from Rome to Taormina is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Taormina from Rome as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Rome to Taormina:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Rome, Termini and arrive in Taormina.
  • Most travelers take a train from Roma Termini to Taormina-Giardini.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Rome to Taormina:

  • You can travel by bus to Taormina from Rome with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Rome to Taormina tickets for $96 (€86) on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Rome to Taormina with ITA. Cheap tickets can be found for $141 (€126) with ITA from Rome to Taormina.
  • You can travel by train from Rome to Taormina with Italo, and you can find Italo Rome to Taormina tickets for $64 (€58) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Rome to Taormina often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Catania, Messina or Palermo. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Rome and Taormina itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Taormina and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Rome to Taormina, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $96 (€86) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $141 (€126) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $64 (€58) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Rome to Taormina online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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