• Coming from Catania or its airport, take the A18 towards Messina. After about 45 km, leave the highway at the exit Taormina. Continue on the switchbacks for 2.5 km until you get to Porta Messina, the old gateway to the city. Keep driving and turn right by ring road, after traveling 500 meters meet a junction that takes you to the city center, to the left you will notice vpstra a medieval building. Go down until you get to Porta Catania, the border of the pedestrian area where you will greet parking Porta Catania. Middle gate is at the center of the city off-limits to cars. Coming from Messina take the A18 towards Catania, after traveling 42 km exit at Taormina is continue following the directions above.
  • The nearest airport is Catania "Fontanarossa" (about 45 km from Taormina). There are weekly flights from many European cities and daily flights from Rome, Milan, Naples, Bologna, etc. In addition, many travel agencies organize (especially from spring to 'fall) charter flights and low cost. Outside Terminal Buses Line which runs direct to Taormina. Once at the bus station in Taormina, you can take a taxi or local shuttle that will take you in the way of the desired goal. Bus routes must be checked within the websites of the bus suppliers.