The nearest airport is Catania (www.aeroporto.catania.it
), located 60kms from resort.
Public buses are available from the airport to Taormina every hour for a small charge.
Alternatively, you can take a bus from the airport to Catania train station and then a train to Taormina.
All major car hire companies operate from Catania airport should you wish to hire a car.
A private taxi transfer can be arranged for you at a cost of approx. €200 return. Please let us know at time of booking if you require this service.
Throughout the summer there are many charter airlines flying to Catania, they include:
Thomson Fly (www.ThomsonFly.com
) have direct flights during the summer from Manchester and Gatwick.
) have flights from Manchester and Gatwick.
) have daily flights to Catania from most of their Northern Italy airports, you would need to link up with one of these flights.
) now fly to a new airport in Sicily (COMISO), approx 1.5hrs from Taormina.
Other airlines to consider are:
• British Airways (www.ba.com)
• Meridiana (www.meridiana.it)
• Volawindjet (www.volawindjet.com)
Another option, often cheaper, is to fly to Palermo with Ryanair (www.ryanair.com
) from London Stansted.
They offer a daily direct service all year round.
Palermo is located on the North of the island and requires a journey time of approx 3 hours to reach Taormina,
car hire is recommended should you choose this option.