Taormina Transportation

  • Waiting for the Bus @ Giardini
    Waiting for the Bus @ Giardini
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  • Bus stop @ Giardini
    Bus stop @ Giardini
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  • Giardini Railway Station ceiling
    Giardini Railway Station ceiling
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  • 1. Buses

    The bus station is in the Via Pirandello. On my latest trip I didn't go further than up to Castelmola (2.80 euro return) and down to Giardini Naxos (also 2.80 return), but buses also go further afield...

  • 2. Cable Car

    The cable car (funivia) links Taormina (Via Pirandello) with the beach area at Mazzaro (main car park area). You can of course walk down or up, but on a hot day, it's good to have an alternative...

  • 3. Parking

    If you go there with your own vehicule you will have big problems finding somewhere to park it!!! Like in most of these villages the streets weren't built for all the cars and the money to build...

  • 4. Driving

    Taormina ’s narrow streets can really drive an inexperienced driver crazy. Not because they are difficult to pass, but because many of them look like dead end. The driver assumes there is no way to go...

  • 5. Trains

    Down below the mountain nestles the train station which is shared with Giardini-Naxos. Hence its name Taormina Giardini if you try to buy a ticket. From there, frequent (until mid evening at least)...

  • 6. Tours

    We've been to Sicily several times and typically choose to explore independently, but on our last trip, upon searching the internet I found the company "SicilyLife.com" which caters to personalized...

  • 7. Scooter Hire

    If you stay in Taormina only, going everyday to one of the surrounding beaches, you can do it walking and using the cableway. However, for me, the best way to see the town and going everywhere is to...

  • 8. Airports

    Technically, the closest airport distance-wise to Taormina is the airport at Reggio de Calabria, which is on southernmost tip the mainland of Italy. However by the time you land, get your luggage, get...

  • 9. Taxi

    Trying to find a Taxi in Taormina was pretty difficult! We eventually came to see a group of four Taxi's parked in the old Town, this was good, but their were no Driver's! We looked, and looked,...

  • 10. Ferrying over from the mainland.

    You can also take a ferry to get to Toarmina from Reggio de Calabria on Italy's mainland. However, I believe it actually docks in Messina. Once arriving, it's...

  • 11. How locals get around

    You see these little 3-wheelers very often round Taormina. There are mostly elderly people driving them, i think you don't need a license to drive them.they are...

  • 12. With my Cagiva 1st left and also with Pawlu"zumbu"

    The best method of transport in and around Sicily is certainly with the Motorbike...in fact i crossed over with my Cagiva Tamanaco from MALTA by Ferry and...

  • 13. Mediterranean cruise

    Some people come to Taormina on these cruise ships, anchoring in the Bay of Naxos and ferrying passengers ashore and up the mountain. Quite an old fashioned and...

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