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Fly to Naples, train, ferry  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Naples (NAP) MAD - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

€40 - €248

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Fly to Rome Ciampino, train, ferry  •  9h 58m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) MAD - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

€40 - €290

Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  10h 20m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Rome (FCO) MAD - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

€58 - €246

Train, bus, ferry  •  29h 3m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Girona Ave
  2. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Turin
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

€190 - €384

Bus, train  •  32h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Barajas Airport to Paris 793
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale Fr

€260 - €444

Bus  •  37h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Marseille N738
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Salerno N523

€104 - €136

Drive  •  20h 59m

  1. Drive from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano 2182 km

€270 - €390

Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano by bus

The bus journey time between Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 and Positano is around 45h 59m and covers a distance of around 2400 km. The fastest bus normally takes 45h 51m. Operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, FlixBus and Sita Sud, the Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano bus service departs from Aeropuerto T2 - Llegadas and arrives in Positano Sponda. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
45h 59m
Fastest bus time:
45h 51m
Bus distance:
2400 km
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€104
Carbon emissions:
299 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
18:02
Last bus departs at:
18:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano bus schedules

Spain → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Spain
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Positano is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Positano is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Positano is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Italy.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano is to fly and train and ferry, which costs €40 - €290 and takes 9h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano is to fly and train and ferry which costs €40 - €250 and takes 8h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano. However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T2 - Llegadas and arriving at Positano Sponda via Estación De Atocha, Madrid, Marseille, Salerno and Amalfi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 40m.

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The distance between Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 and Positano is 1523 km. The road distance is 2182 km.

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The best way to get from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 29h 3m and costs €190 - €390.

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It takes approximately 8h 49m to get from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano, including transfers.

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Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Salerno station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano is 2182 km. It takes approximately 20h 59m to drive from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano.

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  • Distance: 1522.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 49m

What companies run services between Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3, Madrid, Spain and Positano, Italy?

You can take a bus from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Positano via Estación De Atocha, Estación Sur, Madrid, Marseille, Salerno, and Amalfi in around 37h 40m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €380
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €460
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €460
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €340
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€25 - €340
Flights from Madrid to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €160
Flights from Madrid to Rome Ciampino via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€16 - €160
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €190
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €550
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €9
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €7
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€8 - €12
Base Standard
€21 - €28
Base Premium
€27 - €40
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €30
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €180
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€60 - €85
Base Standard
€100 - €140
Base Premium
€120 - €180
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale, Naples to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €35
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€13 - €18
Smart Low Cost
€10 - €15
Smart Flex
€23 - €35
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €60
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€22 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €28
Smart Flex
€40 - €60
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Salerno
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€50 - €70
Smart Low Cost
€45 - €70
Smart Flex
€95 - €140
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Girona
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€70 - €130
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€70 - €95
Promo+
€80 - €85
Flexible
€100 - €130
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Turin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid Barajas Airport to Paris
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Madrid to Marseille
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Marseille to Salerno
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Royal Jordanian, easyJet, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 1504+ hotels available in Positano. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Aeropuerto T1 - T2 - T3 to Madrid Airport is to line 8 subway which takes 5 min and costs €3.

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