Transportation from Naples to Positano: how to get to the Amalfi Coast!
We always hear about the difficulties to reach to Positano foremost during summer or holiday periods. Probably, most parts of people wrongly think that the between Naples and Positano there is a really long distance. Actually, no! These two cities are not so far one to each other, but getting there, it’s not always easy!
So, let’s analyse the transportation possibilities between Naples and Positano.
The main cities to start your little trip are Naples, Sorrento and Salerno. These are the hubs from which you can get more possibilities to choose.
From these locations, the first way of moving towards to the Amalfi Coast is the bus. Sita is the company providing for public bus transportation from Naples, Salerno e Sorrento to Positano and the other towns of the Amalfi Coast. Buses have the more frequent schedule compared with train or, in summer, ferries and hydrofoils.
Bus, train and ferries from Naples to Positano
Line buses typically make fewer stops than others. Instead, those who leave from Amalfi generally stop in most of the coastal villages. Tickets can be purchased at stations, but also at newsstands and tobacconists.
Another way to reach Positano from Naples is the train. It should be said that there is no train station in Positano and not even in other locations on the coast apart from the town of Vietri Sul Mare. So there is no direct connection by train between Naples and Positano! Therefore, you have to consider transfers. In this case, the best way to move is to leave from Naples. From here, you can take the Circumvesuviana train to Sorrento and then take a bus to Positano. Also, you can take a train and get off at Salerno. From here you can continue to Positano by taking a bus.
During summer or high season, ferries and hydrofoils are also available to get to Positano from Naples, with a stop at Capri. In this case, you need to reach the Port of Naples by bus or taxi. And to this, you have to add up to 50 euro per person for the ferry or hydrofoil ticket. So, maybe, it’s not the cheapest and comfortable way to get to Positano.
Of course, in all these cases you have to consider that nevertheless, you have to go from the airport to the train station or from the railway station to the port or from the airport to the port…
In short, you have to add various travel expenses to often arrive at an expensive total rate, depending on the means of transport you chose. And of course, you have to consider waiting times and queue to do, sacrificing the convenience of your shifts.
Stress-free private transfer from Naples to Positano
There is another way to reach Positano from Naples: a comfortable solution that does not require exhausting expectations and stressful queue. An experienced driver will meet you wherever you want to take you wherever you want! You just have to choose! In fact, it is advisable to rely on private transport that provides professional services with regular drivers and cars to enjoy this stress-free transfer.
Do not waste time then: book now your private transfer from Naples to Positano!