Taormina is situated on the east coast of Sicily and is easily reached by any means of transport.
|by car||Travel along the A18 Messina-Catania highway. Take the exit “Taormina”. Take the direction of “Taormina Centro”. Drive for about 4 kms in a beautiful panoramic road and then you arrive to Porta Messina (a big marble archway). Take a left hand turn into Via Pirandello. Drive for about 100 metres and you will arrive at Hotel Villa Nettuno|
|There are numerous trains during the day that reach Taormina from the other cities. They arrive at the station of Taormina-Giardini. In less than 10 minutes, with public transport or a taxi, you will reach the city centre. For the train timetable visit www.trenitalia.it (select Taormina-Giardini as the arrival station).|
From the airport of Catania it is possible to reach Taormina by car, train or bus.
By Car: Exit the airport and you will find numerous car rentals.
By Train: From the airport, take public transport or a taxi to reach the train station in Catania. Take a train to Messina that stops in Taormina. Set down at Taormina-Giardini station. You can take public transport or a taxi to reach, in less than 10 minutes, the city centre. For the timetables visit www.trenitalia.it (select Taormina-Giardini as the arrival station)
By Bus: The coaches leave directly from the airport and in almost 75 minutes they reach the bus station of Taormina which is about 150 metres from Hotel Villa Nettuno . For the timetables visit www.etnatrasporti.it (select Catania Airport – Taormina)
|by boat||Services from the various ship companies that leave from Naples, Cagliari and Genoa and arrive in Palermo, Milazzo or Catania.
For the timetables and prices visit www.traghettionline.net
From Palermo, Catania or Milazzo it is easily possible to reach Taormina by car, train (visit www.trenitalia.it and select Taormina-Giardini as the arrival station), or by coach (visit www.etnatrasporti.it ).