There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Positano by plane, ferry, train, subway, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Naples, ferry  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Naples (NAP) ATH - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri
  3. Take the ferry from Capri to Positano

$98 - $385

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train, subway, line 5071 bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) ATH - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Piano
  4. Take the line 5071 bus from Piano di Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$69 - $254

7 alternative options

Fly to Rome, train, subway, line 5071 bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome (FCO) ATH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Piano
  4. Take the line 5071 bus from Piano di Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$98 - $316

Train, bus and ferry  •  24 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka 884
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station Fr / ...

$233 - $379

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Latiano to Pompei

$158 - $193

Train, bus, car ferry, ferry  •  27 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kiáto
  2. Take the bus from Kiáto to Patras
  3. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  4. Take the bus from Bari Porto to Naples Porto Immacolatella
  5. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri
  6. Take the ferry from Capri to Positano Jet

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari Porto to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Amalfi to Positano Jet

$161 - $359

Bus and ferry, car ferry, Leonetti Bus, ferry  •  34 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami to Bari
  3. Take the Leonetti Bus from Bari to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier
  4. Take the ferry from Amalfi to Positano Jet

$122 - $271

Drive, car ferry  •  24 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Positano

$128 - $227

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Positano, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Positano. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Naples Airport, take the shuttle to Napoli Stazione Marittima, take the walk to Naples, take the ferry to Capri, then take the ferry to Positano. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the train to Roma Termini, take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Napoli Garibaldi, take the subway to Piano, take the walk to Piano di Sorrento, then take the line 5071 bus to Positano.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Piano
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Piano di Sorrento to Positano Sponda
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Naples Porto Immacolatella
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Miccolis
Phone
080 5315334
Website
miccolis-spa.it
Bus from Latiano to Pompei
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
miccolis-spa.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ferry operators
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
navlib.it
Adults
$19 - $26
Ferry from Capri to Positano
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
navlib.it
Adults
$17 - $23
Children
$14
Group
$16
Ferry from Amalfi to Positano
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
navlib.it
Adults
$9 - $19
Children
$8
Group
$8
SNAV
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Capri to Positano
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Schedules at
gescab.it
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Capri to Positano
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
alicost.it
Ferry from Amalfi to Positano
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
alicost.it
Lucibello Positano
Phone
+39 089 875032
Website
lucibello.it
Ferry from Capri to Positano
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
lucibello.it
Alilauro S.p.A.
Phone
+39 081 497 2222
Email
alilauro@alilauro.it
Website
alilauro.it
Ferry from Capri to Positano
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
alilauro.it
Standard
$17 - $24
Ferry from Amalfi to Positano
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
alilauro.it
Standard
$16 - $23
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Travelmar
Phone
+39089872950
Email
info@travelmar.it
Website
travelmar.it
Ferry from Amalfi to Positano
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
travelmar.it
Ventouris Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4828001
Email
booking@ventourisferries.com
Website
ventourisferries.com
Car ferry from Sami to Bari
Ave. Duration
19 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
ventourisferries.com
DECK
$70
AIRTYPE SEATS
$76
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$157
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Positano is 847 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Positano is to fly and train and subway and line 5071 bus which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 9 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Positano is to fly and ferry which takes 8 h and costs 80€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Positano. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Positano via Fier, Brindisi Station, Latiano, Pompei Piazza Anfiteatro and Pompei. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 8 h to get from Athens to Positano, including transfers.