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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Positano by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Naples, subway  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Naples (NAP) BCN - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Meta

$45 - $197

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Fly to Rome, train, subway, line 5070 bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Meta
  4. Take the line 5070 bus from Meta to Positano Sponda

$66 - $267

Train  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr

$228 - $378

Bus  •  25 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Girona Airport 604
  2. Take the bus from Girona Airport to Florence, Florence
  3. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 518 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Roma to Positano

$99 - $168

Train, bus  •  25 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Aix-en-Provence TGV Ave
  2. Take the bus from Aix en Provence to Naples

$208 - $327

Bus, train, subway  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Roma
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$144 - $223

Drive  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Positano 1008.4 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Positano is to fly and subway which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Positano is to fly and subway which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 8 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Positano. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Positano via Girona Airport, Florence, Florence and Roma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 6 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Positano is 1036 km. The road distance is 1613.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Positano without a car is to train which takes 19 h 48 min and costs 190€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Barcelona to Positano, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Positano bus services, operated by Sagales, depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Positano is to train which takes 19 h 48 min and costs 190€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 25 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Barcelona to Positano bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Positano station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Positano.
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  • Distance: 647.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Positano, Italy?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Positano via Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale, Napoli Garibaldi, and Castellammare Di Stabia in around 19 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Positano via Girona Airport, Florence, Florence, Rome, and Roma in around 25 h 6 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Meta
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
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 Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Spanish Railways AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Barcelona to Girona Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
sagales.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Girona Airport to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
regiojet.com
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Positano
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aix en Provence to Naples
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Barcelona to Roma
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Positano is 1613 km. It takes approximately 15 h 34 min to drive from Barcelona to Positano.

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Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 4593+ hotels available in Positano. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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