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Travelling from Taormina to Catania by train

The average train time from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale is 51m, although it takes just 34m on the fastest Trenitalia services. There are around 26 trains per day running from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale, the first train leaves Catania Centrale at 05:52 and the last train leaves at 22:36.

  • All trains depart from Taormina-Giardini station.
  • All trains arrive into Catania Centrale station.

Getting off at Catania Centrale station, you'll find yourself right in the city centre, ready to take in the welcoming and cheerful atmosphere around. At the foot of Mount Etna, you’ll find some of the best seafood around Catania’s bustling weekday fish market, plus some stunning walking trails around the volcano. And if you’re a sea lover, there's plenty of fine golden sand beaches to enjoy.

Want to learn more about travelling from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale? Start your search for tickets in our Journey Planner at the top of the page or keep reading for train times, FAQs about the journey and tips on how to find cheap train tickets from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale.

Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale by train

It takes an average of 50m to travel from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale by train, over a distance of around 25 miles (41 km). There are normally 26 trains per day travelling from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale and tickets for this journey start from €4.70 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 34m
PriceFrom €4.70
Distance25 miles (41 km)
Frequency26 trains per day
First train05:52
Last train22:38
Departure stationTaormina-Giardini
Arrival stationCatania Centrale
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsEtna Transporti S.p.A, Trenitalia, Interbus

Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale train times

Check out the next trains departing from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale for Tuesday 8th February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:23 11:14 51m, direct
10:56 11:36 40m, direct
11:14 12:18 1h 4m, direct
12:10 13:03 53m, direct
13:05 13:43 38m, direct
13:14 14:23 1h 9m, direct
13:48 14:39 51m, direct
14:05 15:09 1h 4m, direct
14:47 15:39 52m, direct
15:42 16:25 43m, direct

Trenitalia and Intercity trains from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale

You can travel from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale on Trenitalia and Intercity trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale

The price of train tickets from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale starts at €4.70 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale take?

The average journey time by train between Taormina-Giardini and Catania Centrale is 50 minutes, with around 26 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Taormina-Giardini and Catania Centrale by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale is 34 minutes.

How much does the train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale cost?

Train ticket prices from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale can start from as little as €4.70 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale without having to change trains. There are 26 direct trains from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale leave?

The first train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale leaves at 05:52. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale leave?

The last train from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale leaves at 22:38. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Taormina-Giardini and Catania Centrale by train?

Trains travelling from Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale cover a distance of around 25 miles (41 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Catania Centrale to Taormina-Giardini.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Taormina-Giardini to Catania Centrale for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/08/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/29/2022 for travel on 01/29/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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